SMU Community Plays Vital Role In JFK Commemoration

The SMU community and JFK: Ruth Collins Sharp Altshuler ’48 was appointed by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlins to lead a blue-ribbon panel organizing the city’s commemoration of the 50th anniversary of assassination. During this milestone anniversary year, collections held by SMU’s DeGolyer Library shed light on how Dallas’ leaders dealt with the tragedy.

Read selected materials from the Stanley Marcus Collection and the Earle Cabell Collection.
Find out more about “The 50th: Honoring the Memory of President John F. Kennedy” here.

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