Kennedy Presidential Library Commemorative Ceremony

On the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination, the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston,… read more

On the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination, the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston, Massachusetts hosted a commemorative ceremony.

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick (D), Elaine Jones, director-counsel emeritus of the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, astronaut Chris Cassidy, who had just returned from six months on the International Space Station, Richard Blanco, poet for the 2013 U.S. presidential inauguration, and Sarah Groustra, an 8th grade student from the Edward Devotion School in Brookline, Massachusetts that John F. Kennedy attended as a child, all read excerpts from a selection of President Kennedy’s most historic speeches.

“A Nation Remembers: A Tribute to President John F. Kennedy” took place on November 22, 2013 and included a moment of silence at 2:00 p.m. ET, when the President’s death was announced to the nation on the same day in 1963. close

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

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Program ID:
315991-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Nov 22, 2013
Last Aired:
Nov 23, 2013

Airing Details

  • Nov 22, 2013 | 1:45pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Nov 22, 2013 | 2:24pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 22, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Nov 22, 2013 | 10:06pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 23, 2013 | 1:47am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 23, 2013 | 6:15am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 23, 2013 | 12:58pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 23, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3

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