John F. Kennedy Non-Book Collection
Scope and Contents
An adjunct to Special Collections and University Archives' John F. Kennedy Book Collection, the Kennedy Non-Book Collection consists of newspapers and newspaper clippings, magazines, pamphlets, fliers, sheet music, photographs, posters, and other memorabilia. The collection includes six series: Magazines and Newspapers, Special Issue Publications and Memorabilia, Photographs, Ephemera and Art, Sound Recordings, and Newspapers and Clippings.
Conditions Governing Access
The donor of this collection has stipulated that the original manuscript and archival documents in this collection shall be used for research purposes only and not for commercial and/or financial gain. Individuals who wish to have photocopies made of any of the documents in the collection, or who wish to publish, reproduce or otherwise broadcast this material must first obtain the donor's permission in writing. Special Collections and University Archives will furnish contact information upon request.
If permission is granted, a duplicate of the permission letter should be sent to Special Collections along with a restriction and condition letter (http://scua.sdsu.edu/collections/jfkrestrictionletter.shtml.)
Conditions Governing Use
The copyright interests in some or all of these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creator(s) of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of archival collections is such that multiple creators are often applicable and copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. In any case, the user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, obtaining publication rights and copyright infringement. When requesting images from Special Collections & University Archives for publication, we require a signed agreement waiving San Diego State University of any liability in the event of a copyright violation.
13.94 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
I. Magazines and Newspapers
II. Special Issue Publications and Memorabilia
IV. Ephemera and Art
V. Sound Recordings
VI. Newspapers and Clippings
Source of Acquisition
Louis A. Kenney, John Adams, and Andreas Brown
- John F. Kennedy Non-Book Collection
- James Lake
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note