Houston Public Library, Houston Metropolitan Research Center

Alex Arroyos / John F. Kennedy Collection MSS.0255



Descriptive Summary

Creator Arroyos, Alex
Title: Alex Arroyos / John F. Kennedy Collection
Dates: November 21, 1963
Identification: MSS.0255
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet, 1 photo box
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of 8x10 black-and-white photographs taken by Alex Arroyos of President John F. Kennedy, Jackie Kennedy, Vice President Lyndon Johnson, and Lady Bird Johnson attending a meeting of LULAC (League of United Latin American Citizens) at the Rice Hotel in Houston on the night of November 21, 1963. President Kennedy was assassinated the following day in Dallas, Texas.


 

Arrangement

Photos are organized chronologically.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

None.

Use Restrictions

None.


Index Terms

Johnson, Lady Bird, 1912-
Johnson, Lyndon B., (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Kennedy, John F., (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
League of United Latin American Citizens
Houston (Tex.) – History – 20th century
Presidents--United States--Election

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Alex Arroyos / John F. Kennedy Collection. Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library.

Processing Information

Processed by: Andrew Hempe, October 1998.


Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Photographs, Box 1 of 1

Photo
MSS255-1 – MSS255-10, MSS255-12 Kennedys entering ballroom
Photo
MSS255-11 2 girls
Photo
MSS255-13 – MSS255-25 Kennedys and Johnsons at the front of the ballroom
Photo
MSS255-26 – MSS255-31, MSS255-37 John Kennedy speaking at the podium
Photo
MSS255-32 – MSS255-34, MSS255-36 Jackie Kennedy
Photo
MSS255-35 Kennedys greeting people
Photo
MSS255-38 Lyndon Johnson at podium
Photo
MSS255-39 Kennedys in car
Photo
MSS255-40 Group of men posing for photo
Photo
MSS255-41 2 men lighting ceremonial candle
Photo
MSS255-42 – MSS255-43 Children posing for photo