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Letters to Jackie

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Ellen Fitzpatrick talks about all the condolence letters Jackie Kennedy received after President John F. Kennedy’s assassination, which exceeded 1.5 million letters. Her book Letters to Jackie: Condolences from a Grieving Nation is a remarkable record that preserves the grief and soul searching of the nation in a time of crisis.

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Ellen Fitzpatrick

Comments [2]

Liz from Savannah, Georgia

Hope you can make this segment downloadable!

Mar. 26 2010 09:02 AM
Bob from New Jersey

Did you include letters from non-Americans?

Mar. 25 2010 01:19 PM

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