General University of Maine Publications

Maine Alumnus, Volume 45, Number 1, December 1963, President Kennedy Visits University

University of Maine General Alumni Association

Abstract/ Summary

An edition of The Maine Alumnus commemorating the visit of United States President John F. Kennedy to the campus of the University of Maine in Orono. Text within the issue reads, "On the cover... The late John F. Kennedy is pictured on our cover as he appeared to the more than 15,100 people who gathered on Alumni Field the morning of October 19 to listen to him speak and to see University President Lloyd Elliot confer upon him the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws."