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Guide to the John F. Kennedy Non-Book Collection
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Arrangement of Materials:
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: John F. Kennedy Non-Book Collection
    Dates: 1958-
    Identification: MS-0005
    Physical Description: 13.94 linear ft
    Language of Materials: English
    Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
    5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
    San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
    URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
    Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
    Phone: 619-594-6791

    Access Terms

    This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Family Name:

    Kennedy family -- Archives

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Audio Recordings

    Personal Name:

    Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Archives
    Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1960-1999 -- Archives
    Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994 -- Archives

    Administrative Information

    Conditions Governing Use:

    The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    The donor of this collection has stipulated that the original manuscript and archival documents in this collection shall be used for research purposes only and not for commercial and/or financial gain. Individuals who wish to have photocopies made of any of the documents in the collection, or who wish to publish, reproduce or otherwise broadcast this material must first obtain the donor's permission in writing.  Special Collections and University Archives will furnish contact information upon request.
    If permission is granted, a duplicate of the permission letter should be sent to Special Collections along with a restriction and condition letter (http://scua.sdsu.edu/collections/jfkrestrictionletter.shtml.)

    Preferred Citation:

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, John F. Kenedy Non-Book Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

    Related Materials:

    John F. Kennedy Book Collection

    Arrangement of Materials:

    I. Magazines and Newspapers
    II. Special Issue Publications and Memorabilia
    III. Photographs
    IV. Sound Recordings
    V. Newspapers and Clippings

    Scope and Contents

    An adjunct to Special Collections and University Archives' John F. Kennedy Book Collection, the Kennedy Non-Book Collection consists of newspapers and newspaper clippings, magazines, pamphlets, fliers, sheet music, photographs, posters, and other memorabilia. The collection includes give series: Magazines and Newspapers, Special Issue Publications and Memorabilia, Photographs, Sound Recordings, and Newspapers and Clippings.