JFK White House Tapes, Cuban Missile Crisis

President Kennedy taped many of his White House conversations. In this October 18, 1962 recording, he dictates an account of the… read more

President Kennedy taped many of his White House conversations. In this October 18, 1962 recording, he dictates an account of the debates among his top advisors in the midst of the Cuban Missile Crisis. This tape was made two days after the president was notified that aerial photographs revealed a Soviet missile base in Cuba. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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JFK White House Tapes, Cuban Missile Crisis

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Program ID:
308498-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 13, 2012
Last Aired:
Oct 14, 2012

Airing Details

  • Oct 13, 2012 | 8:45am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 13, 2012 | 11:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 13, 2012 | 7:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 13, 2012 | 9:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 13, 2012 | 9:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 14, 2012 | 1:56am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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