• Short Summary

    MRS JACQUELINE KENNEDY AND HER TWO CHILDREN, CAROLINE AND JOHN JUNIOR, LEFT THE WHITE HOUSE ON FRIDAY, TWO WEEKS AFTER PRESIDENT KENNEDY WAS FATALLY SHOT IN DALLAS.

  • Description

    MRS JACQUELINE KENNEDY AND HER TWO CHILDREN, CAROLINE AND JOHN JUNIOR, LEFT THE WHITE HOUSE ON FRIDAY, TWO WEEKS AFTER PRESIDENT KENNEDY WAS FATALLY SHOT IN DALLAS.THEY DROVE TO A TEMPORARY HOME IN GEORGETOWN PUT AT THEIR DISPOSAL BY UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE AVERELL HARRIMAN.

    MRS KENNEDY'S DEPARTURE FROM THE WHITE HOUSE TOOK PLACE ONLY A FEW MINUTES AFTER WATCHING A CEREMONY IN WHICH PRESIDENT JOHNSON AWARDED HER HUSBAND AMERICA'S HIGHEST CIVIL HONOUR, THE MEDAL OF FREEDOM, POSTHUMOUSLY.

    THEN, ACCOMPANIED BY HER SISTER, PRINCESS LEE RADZIWILL AND HER SISTER-IN-LAW ETHEL, WIFE OR ROBERT KENNEDY, MRS KENNEDY DROVE TO THE HARRIMAN HOME.THE HOUSE, IN THE FASHIONABLE DISTRICT OF WASHINGTON IS NOT FAR FROM THE ONE THAT SHE AND THE LATE PRESIDENT ONCE OCCUPIED.

    BEFORE MRS KENNEDY ARRIVED, LAST-MINUTE DELIVERIES WERE MADE OF PERSONAL BELONGINGS OF THE KENNEDYS, INCLUDING BOXES OF CHILDREN'S TOYS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABF7VK9E5TSGHUJFD8Z9ZZC4NL
    Media URN:
    VLVABF7VK9E5TSGHUJFD8Z9ZZC4NL
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/12/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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