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Cincinnati in Hamilton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Kennedy Speech

 
 
Kennedy Speech Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 27, 2016
1. Kennedy Speech Marker
Inscription.
From a platform
erected on this site
President
John F. Kennedy

made a speech on
October 8, 1962

 
Location. 39° 6.073′ N, 84° 30.669′ W. Marker is in Cincinnati, Ohio, in Hamilton County. Marker is at the intersection of East Fifth Street and Walnut Street on East Fifth Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 East Fifth Street, Cincinnati OH 45202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The First High Rise Concrete Frame Building in the United States (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Procter & Gamble (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Burnet House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Salmon Portland Chase (approx. 0.2 miles away); Greek Revival Architecture Example (approx. ¼ mile away); The Athenaeum (approx. ¼ mile away); Ted Kluszewski (approx. ¼ mile away); Ernie Lombardi (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cincinnati.
 
Also see . . .
1. Cleveland's Channel 19 Slideshow of the Speech. (Submitted on September 22, 2016.)
2. JFK Library Audio Recording of the Speech. Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s remarks at Fountain Square in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Kennedy Speech Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 27, 2016
2. Kennedy Speech Marker - Wide View
The marker is visible here mounted to the pillar by the orange cone.
In his speech President Kennedy discusses the importance of electing Democratic representatives from Ohio for the nation to progress in areas such as health care, housing, education, and employment.
(Submitted on September 22, 2016.) 
 
Categories. Politics
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 225 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page was last revised on September 26, 2016.
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