Melody Miller collection on the Kennedy family, 1960-2009.


Miller, Melody. Melody Miller collection on the Kennedy family, 1960-2009.

Melody Miller collection on the Kennedy family, 1960-2009.

The Melody Miller Collection on the Kennedy Family includes 19 publications (15 books, 3 miniature books, 1 magazine) and a charm bracelet of the PT 109. This collection of memorabilia and inscribed publications of the Kennedy family was collected by Melody Miller and illustrates the effect the Kennedys had on America. Publication topics include biographies of Kennedy family members, the political careers of John Kennedy, Robert Kennedy, and Edward Kennedy, memorial tributes, and a book of essays on national issues such as education, health care, war, and social injustice by Robert and Edward Kennedy. The books are inscribed to Melody Miller with warm messages from the three Kennedy brothers and other public figures from the twentieth century.

2 cubic feet.

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Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 (person)

Robert Francis Kennedy (1925-1968), brother of former President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, was a Senator from New York. He graduated from Milton Academy in Massachusetts, and served in the United States Navy Reserve from 1944 to 1946. Kennedy later graduated from Harvard University in 1948 and then from the University of Virginia Law School in 1951. He was admitted to the Massachusetts bar in 1951. He worked as an attorney in the Criminal Division of the Department of Justice from 1951 ...

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Miller, Melody (Melody Brown) (person)

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