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1 John F. Kennedy 35 th President of the United States “ John F. Kennedy.” Image. John F. Kennedy Library. American History. ABC-CLIO, Web. 1 Nov

2 50 th Anniversary

3 November 22, 1963 John F. Kennedy, the 35 th President of the United States, was assassinated in Dallas, Texas.

4 [ " John F. Kennedy." Image. John F. Kennedy Library. American History. ABC-CLIO, Web. 1 Nov The administration of John F. Kennedy, famous for its youth and style, ushered in a period of hope, vigor, and commitment for the United States that would be cruelly cut short by Kennedy's assassination.

5 Kennedy Takes the Oath of Office "Kennedy takes the oath of John F. Kennedy is sworn office." Image. John F. Kennedy Library. American History. ABC-CLIO, Web. 1 Nov John F. Kennedy is sworn in as president on January 20, Chief Justice Earl Warren administers the oath of office.

6 President John F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy, and Governor John Connally and Idanell Connally of Texas ride through Dallas on November 22, 1963, moments before the president's assassination. John F. Kennedy Motorcade "John F. Kennedy motorcade." Image. Library of Congress. American History. ABC- CLIO, Web. 1 Nov “Kennedy, John F.” Image. Encyclopedia Britannica, Web. 1 Nov

7 Lyndon B. Johnson Takes the Oath of Office “Kennedy, John F.” Image. Encyclopedia Britannica, Web. 1 Nov Jacqueline Kennedy and Lady Bird Johnson standing by U. S. President Lyndon B. Johnson as he takes the oath of office aboard Air Force One after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, November 22, 1963.

8 Chicago Tribune Headlines on November 23, 1963 The front page of the Chicago Tribune on November 23, 1963, the day after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. “Kennedy, John F.” Image. Encyclopedia Britannica, Web. 1 Nov

9 The Body of Kennedy Lying in State The body of President John F. Kennedy lying in state in the U.S. Capitol rotunda, November 24, “Kennedy, John F.” Image. Encyclopedia Britannica, Web. 1 Nov

10 Pallbearers Enter the U.S. Capitol Rotunda with Kennedy’s Body “Kennedy, John F.” Image. Encyclopedia Britannica, Web. 1 Nov President John F. Kennedy’s body being carried by pallbearers into the U.S. Capitol rotunda, November 24, 1963

11 John F. Kennedy’s Funeral Procession “Kennedy, John F.” Image. Encyclopedia Britannica, Web. 1 Nov President John F. Kennedy’s funeral procession on its way to Arlington National Cemetery, November 25, 1963.

12 Burial Site Of John F. Kennedy At Arlington National Cemetery People visit the grave site of President John F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. "47th Anniversary Of The Assassination Of John F. Kennedy At Arlington." UPI Photo Collection Opposing Viewpoints In Context. Web. 6 Nov

13 “Kennedy, John F.” Image. Encyclopedia Britannica, Web. 1 Nov Find the correct answers to 5 trivia questions using the KCHS databases and be entered in a drawing for a Starbucks gift card. Participate in the JFK Trivia Contest in the library during the week of Nov. 18 – 22.


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