Creator

Stuart McDonald

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Publisher

Grand Forks Herald

Creation Date

9-22-1963

Description

Cartoon depicts "Mr. And Mrs. Grand Forks" holding a "Welcome to the President" sign. "Mrs. Grand Forks" remarks "It's a Good Thing We Saved It." President John F. Kennedy will visit Grand Forks, North Dakota on September 25 as part of his tour of the western reclamation states. His visit will be the first since Harry Truman made a short campaign speech in 1952. Prior to that Franklin D. Roosevelt visited in 1937.

Alternative title: After All These Years

Subject

Cartoons (Commentary); Political cartoons

Places Depicted

North Dakota; North Dakota--Grand Forks; United States

People Depicted

Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; Truman, Harry S.; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) 1917-1963

Rights

Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota

Keywords

John F. Kennedy, Grand Forks, North Dakota, Presidential Visit, Visits of state, Presidents--Travel, Presidents, Tours, Hospitality, Signs and signboards

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