Hyannis in Barnstable County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
Hyannis Kennedy Legacy Trail
The 35th President of the United States, 1961 - 1963
John Fitzgerald “Jack” Kennedy (JFK) was the 35th President of the United States, serving from 1961 until his assassination in 1963. At age 43, he was the youngest person and the first Roman Catholic ever elected President. JFK’s presidency was very active and addressed many issues of the day – Cuban Missile Crisis, Vietnam, Latin America and the spread of Communism, Civil Rights, and he is credited with establishing the Space Program and the Peace Corps.
Location. 41° 38.498′ N, 70° 16.743′ W. Marker is in Hyannis, Massachusetts, in Barnstable County. Marker is on Ocean St 0.1 miles south of Harbor Bluff Rd, on the left when traveling south. Located in Veterans Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 480 Ocean St, Hyannis MA 02601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Cape and Islands Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Republic of South Korea Stone The Forgotten War (within shouting distance of this marker); 50 Years Of Peace Corps (approx. 0.6 miles away); Peace Corps Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); National Seashore (approx. 0.7 miles away); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hyannis.
Also see . . . Kennedy Legacy Trail. (Submitted on January 2, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 7, 2020. This page originally submitted on January 2, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 2, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.