INCLUDE documents from the Office of the Press Secretary
INCLUDE election campaign documents, vice presidential documents, first lady, and other executive branch officals
Search the Entire Document Archive
You can search the Public Papers in two ways:
1. Search by Keyword and Year
You can search by keyword and choose the range of years within your search by filling out the boxes under Search the Public Papers.
2. View by Month and/or Year
Select the month and/or year you would like information about and press View Public Papers. Then choose a Public Paper and the page will load for you.
Search Engine provided by the Harry S. Truman Library. Our thanks to Jim Borwick and Dr. Rafee Che Kassim at Project Whistlestop for critical assistance in the implementation of the search function, and to Scott Roley at the Truman Library for facilitating this collaboration.
John F. Kennedy: Telegram from Senator John F. Kennedy, Hazleton, PA, to Vice President Richard M. Nixon on Fifth Debate
I am ready to meet for the debate at any time in any city. Could I have your final answer by tomorrow night? If agreement is not forthcoming by that time, the American people will know where to place the responsibility.
JOHN F. KENNEDY
Citation: John F. Kennedy: "Telegram from Senator John F. Kennedy, Hazleton, PA, to Vice President Richard M. Nixon on Fifth Debate," October 28, 1960. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project. http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=74272.