On This Day In History September 22, 1963: Video of President John F. Kennedy and family at Hammersmith Farm

A must see video of President John F. Kennedy's family during a weekend at Hammersmith Farm, Newport, Rhode Island in September 1963. With President Kennedy are First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, Caroline Kennedy, John F. Kennedy Jr., and Under Secretary of the Navy Paul B. “Red” Fay Jr. and his family.

By |2021-09-22T10:02:42-05:00September 22nd, 2021|News|0 Comments

JFK Jr. and Carolyn Bessette Would Be Celebrating Their 25th Wedding Anniversary Today—Take a Look At Their Secret Nuptials

A little less than three years before his tragic death, the Prince of Camelot quietly wed his princess in an intimate wedding that’s been described by a close friend and in-law as “one of the best-kept secrets of modern time.” At his rehearsal dinner, the groom gushed, “Carolyn has changed my life in a way

By |2021-09-22T10:59:12-05:00September 21st, 2021|News|0 Comments

JFK Diary Among Rarities Heading to Auction

Boston — RR Auction is proud to present Remarkable Rarities—a live auction hosted in Boston, MA on September 25th. The premier annual auction event features only the best of the best—a small, curated selection of the most elite items we will offer for sale all year. Highlights include; JFK's diary from the summer of

By |2021-09-15T12:40:45-05:00September 15th, 2021|News|0 Comments

A Candid Moment with America’s Most Famous Family – Revisiting the Kennedys’ final summer together.

It is a typical snapshot of a family on vacation: father, mother, daughter, son and their dogs on the patio in the August sun. Less typical are their roles: President, First Lady, First Family. The scene’s placidity belies what had already been a tumultuous summer. The Kennedy administration kicked off the season with its move

By |2021-08-24T18:23:51-05:00August 24th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Ryan Murphy’s New Show Will Cover the Love Story of JFK Jr. and Carolyn Bassette Kennedy

Famed '90s couple John F. Kennedy Jr. and Carolyn Bassette Kennedy are the newest cultural icons to get the Ryan Murphy treatment. FX announced yesterday that it is developing two new series with the American Horror Story creator, ahead of the premiere of Impeachment: American Crime Story. Per Deadline, the two new limited anthology series will expand Murphy's American Story banner,

By |2021-08-18T08:39:28-05:00August 18th, 2021|News|0 Comments

University of Texas’ Briscoe Center acquires the archives of Kennedy photographer Jacques Lowe

The Briscoe Center for American History has acquired the prized archives of photographer Jacques Lowe, best known for his images of the Kennedy family, including scenes from John F. Kennedy's presidential campaign and his first year in the White House. “This acquisition was more than a few years in the making," said Don Carleton, director of the Briscoe Center

By |2021-08-16T11:34:10-05:00August 16th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Hyannis Armory – site of John F. Kennedy’s presidential acceptance speech in 1960 – plans to renovate

On Nov. 9, 1960, John F. Kennedy gave his first speech as U.S. president-elect from the Hyannis Armory, originally built in 1958 and deeded to the town in 2016. Directly across from Barnstable Town Hall, the now-vacant, 20,000-sq.-ft. armory has deteriorated well beyond its useful life. However, "we are now at a point where we are

By |2021-08-16T11:08:30-05:00August 16th, 2021|News|0 Comments

JFK Hyannis Museum Foundation Names Wendy K. Northcross as Executive Director

The John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum Foundation Board of Directors has announced that Wendy K. Northcross has been tapped as the next executive director of the museum. Northcross, an accomplished executive leader with more than 30 years of not-for-profit management and community experience, assumed her new role last month. The West Barnstable resident takes

By |2021-08-16T11:36:15-05:00August 15th, 2021|News|0 Comments


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