Photography in History · Photojournalism

Photography in History

President Kennedy takes his daughter Caroline out for a spin in the Honey Fitz, 1963.13217155_1703773069885328_66456234812426356_o

Photograph by Cecil Stoughton
Date: 8/25/1963

John Fitzgerald “Jack” Kennedy, commonly referred to by his initials JFK, served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 22, 1963.

The Honey Fitz was a family yacht, lovingly named after John Francis “Honey Fitz” Fitzgerald. “HF” was father of Rose Kennedy and maternal grandfather of President John F. Kennedy.

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Here is an image of the “Honey Fitz”

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