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President John Kennedy watching missile launch
Identifier: di_08140
Title: President John Kennedy watching missile launch
Description: Photograph of President Kennedy on the deck of a U.S. Navy ship, watching the launch of a Polaris missile from a submarine off of Cape Canaveral, Florida. Eleven days later, after the president’s assassination, the cape was renamed Cape Kennedy in honor of the president’s contributions to the country’s space program.
State: Florida
Country: United States
Date: 1963/11/16
Creator: Schulke, Flip, 1930-2008, photographer
Source: Schulke (Flip) Photographic Archives
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 3X429
Folder: Lecture Slides For Adults
Format: Transparencies
Size: 35 mm
Related items: di_08221  
Other ID: LSA01-00-00-C-4704
Subject: U.S. Presidents