Robert F. Kennedy speech

Robert F. Kennedy speech

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968
Title: Robert F. Kennedy speech
Dates: 1961
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 speech)
Coll. Number: ms3317

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert Francis Kennedy (1925-1968) was a politician, born in Brookline, Massachusetts. Kennedy was the son of Joseph Patrick Kennedy and Rose Fitzgerald.

For more information, see the article "Robert Francis Kennedy" in the New Georgia Enclycopedia.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of the speech (document) delivered by Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy at the University of Georgia School of Law on May 6, 1961. The speech celebrates “Law Day” and its role in the Civil Rights movement.


Index Terms

Civil rights movements--United States.
Law Day U.S.A.
Speeches, addresses, etc., American--Georgia--Athens.
Typescripts.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Robert F. Kennedy speech, ms 3317. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Speech, 1961