Includes: 1) Undated letter signed "Nancy Tuckerman", secretary to Jacqueline Kennedy, addressed to Patricia A. Sullivan of West Roxbury, Massachusetts, thanking Sullivan for her condolences on the death of President Kennedy. On "Mrs. John F. Kennedy" stationery with black border. Includes envelope with facsimile signature of Jacqueline Kennedy in upper right. 9.25" x 6.25". 2) Memorial card with bust portrait of John F. Kennedy on front and a quote from his inaugural address and his dates of birth and death on the reverse. Both sides with black border. 4.75" x 3.5". 3) Mass card for President John F. Kennedy with bust portrait of a young Kennedy on the front and a prayer on the reverse. Both sides with black border. Distributed by the Immaculate Conception Church, Boston. 4" x 2.8". 4) Pamphlet "My Daddy's Gone Away - from Little John-John" with image of John F. Kennedy, Jr. saluting on the cover and a poem by Moira A. Durkin on the interior. Back cover with information about Durkin, of Lowell, Massachusetts, who was 16 when she penned the poem. 6.25" x 3.25". 5) Mass card for Senator Robert F. Kennedy with bust portrait of Kennedy on the front and a prayer on the reverse. Black border around front. 4" x 2.5". 6) Red, white and blue campaign button "John Kennedy Our Next President" with black and white bust portrait of the candidate. Diameter 3.5". 7) Typewritten letter dated October 9, 1962 signed by Edward Kennedy and addressed to Patricia Sullivan, thanking her for her assistance on his senatorial campaign. On "Edward M. Kennedy Democrat for U.S. Senator" letterhead. 8-11) Four Christmas cards from Edward Kennedy and family, three with portraits of the family on the front and one with a Ted Kennedy painting of Hyannisport on the front. All with printed signatures. Three with envelopes addressed to the Sullivan family. 12) Typed letter dated August 29, 1962 signed by Joan Kennedy and addressed to Mrs. Sullivan, thanking her. On "Mrs. Edward M. Kennedy" letterhead. Includes envelope. 13) Colored brochure for the Edward M. Kennedy senatorial campaign signed on back "Ted Kennedy".

  • Condition: Letters are folded. All exhibit minor soiling and handling wear. Generally well preserved.

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