President Kennedy at the National Football Foundation Annual Awards Dinner, 1961

NFF-JFK.jpg

Title

President Kennedy at the National Football Foundation Annual Awards Dinner, 1961

Subject

National Football Foundation Hall of Fame Annual Awards Dinner
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963

Description

Black and white photograph depicting President John F. Kennedy delivering his Gold Medal acceptance speech at the National Football Foundation Annual Awards Dinner. National Football Foundation representatives (including Vincent dePaul Draddy and Chester LaRoche) met with President Kennedy (who played football at Harvard) at the White House prior to this 1961 event held in the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf=Astoria Hotel.

Creator

National Football Foundation

Date

1961

Relation

Digital Acquisition

Format

image | jpeg

Medium

black-and-white photographs

Type

StillImage

Identifier

Photographs.NFF.196112

Coverage

Waldorf-Astoria Hotel -- 1931-present
Grand Ballroom

Temporal Coverage

1960 - 1969

Original Format

black-and-white photographs

Collection

Citation

National Football Foundation , “President Kennedy at the National Football Foundation Annual Awards Dinner, 1961,” Host to the World, accessed June 14, 2021, http://waldorfnewyorkcity.com/archive/items/show/476.