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|Miscellaneous Pictures from 1961
Chief Justice Earl Warren swears in members of President Kennedy's Cabinet in the East Room of the White House on January 21. Present were, left to right: Dean Rusk (Secretary of State), C. Douglas Dillon (Secretary of the Treasury), Robert McNamara (Secretary of Defense), Robert Kennedy (Attorney General), J. Edward Day (Postmaster General), Stewart Udall (Secretary of the Interior), President Kennedy, Adlai Stvenson (Ambassador to the United Nations), Orville Freeman (Secretary of Agriculture), Luther Hodges (Secretary of Commerce), Arthur Goldberg (Secretary of Labor), and Abraham Ribicoff (Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare).
British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan (second from left) visited President Kennedy at the White House in April to discuss mutual U.S.-British concerns. He is joined in the picture by U.S. Secretary of State Dean Rusk, President Kennedy, and British Foreign Secretary Lord Home.
President Kennedy and Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev met in Vienna, Austria, June 3-4. A joint communique said that the leaders reaffirmed their support for a neutral Laos and discussed a nuclear test ban, disarmament, and Germany.
Alexei Adzhubel (right), editor of the Soviet newspaper Izvestia, interviewed President Kennedy, via interpreters, at Hyannis Port, Massachusetts,on November 25. The two-hour conversation was subsequently printed in its entirety in the paper.
President Kennedy places a cornerstone at the Techo housing project in Bogotá, Colombia on December 17, 1961, while Colombia President Alberto Lleras Canargo (at Kennedy's left) looks on. The project was to be constructed through U.S. foreign aid.
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