Caroline Kennedy, daughter of former President John F. Kennedy and historian Ted Widmer talk about their multimedia book, Listening In: The Secret White House Recordings of John F. Kennedy, in which they present a collection of recordings of the late President in conversation from the Oval Office and Cabinet Room in July 1962. The tapes include discussions on numerous topics of the day, including the Cuban Missile Crisis and Vietnam. Caroline Kennedy introduced a panel discussion of the tapes that included Mr. Widmer, historian Ellen Fitzpatrick, and Tom Oliphant, former Washington correspondent for the Boston Globe. The event took place at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. close
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Ellen Fitzpatrick Professor University of New Hampshire->History Department
Caroline Kennedy Daughter John F. Kennedy
Tom McNaught Executive Director Kennedy (John F.) Presidential Library and Museum
Thomas "Tom" Oliphant Correspondent (Former) Boston Globe
Thomas "Tom" J. Putnam Director Kennedy (John F.) Presidential Library
Edward "Ted" L. Widmer Director (Former) Brown University->John Carter Brown Library
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