A new PRX documentary hosted by Robert MacNeil, featuring a first-time broadcast of audio interviews recorded for the JFK Library oral history project. After the assassination in 1963, oral histories of President Kennedy's colleagues and friends were recorded and locked away in the Kennedy archives. Includes first-person memories of Tom Wicker, George Kennan, Joseph Alsop, Senator Hubert Humphrey, Leonard Bernstein, John Lewis, Senator Barry Goldwater, Congressman Tip O'Neill, Princess Grace of Monaco, and more. Together they trace the arc of President Kennedy's life in politics.
We Knew JFK: Unheard Stories from the Kennedy Archive