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|Miscellaneous Pictures from 1961
Chief Justice Earl Warren swears in
members of President Kennedy's Cabinet in the East Room
of the White House on January 21. Present were, left to
right: Dean Rusk (Secretary of State), C. Douglas Dillon
(Secretary of the Treasury), Robert McNamara (SEcretary
of Defense), Robert
Kennedy (Attorney General), J. Edward Day (Postmaster
Udall (Secretary of the Interior), President Kennedy,
Adlai Stvenson (Ambassador to the United Nations),
Orville Freeman (Secretary of Agriculture), Luther Hodges
(Secretary of Commerce), Arthur Goldberg (Secretary of
Labor), and Abraham Ribicoff (Secretary of Health,
Education, and Welfare).
President Kennedy places a
cornerstone at the Techo housing project in Bogotá, Colombia
on December 17, 1961, while Colombia President Alberto
Lleras Canargo (at Kennedy's left) looks on. The project
was to be constructed through U.S. foreign aid.
British Prime Minister Harold
Macmillan (second from left) visited President
Kennedy at the White House in April to discuss mutual
U.S.-British concerns. He is joined in the picture by
U.S. Secretary of State Dean Rusk, President Kennedy, and
British Foreign Secretary Lord Home.
Alexei Adzhubel (right), editor of the Soviet newspaper Izvestia, interviewed President Kennedy, via interpreters, at Hyannis Port, Massachusetts,on November 25. The two-hour conversation was subsequently printed in its entirety in the paper.
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