Miller Center

John F. Kennedy - Meeting Recordings July / Aug. 1962

Below are Kennedy's meeting recordings from July and August, 1962. Return to the Kennedy Presidential Recordings page for other recordings.

To view transcripts of these recordings, click the appropriate date below. These transcripts were produced by the scholars in the Miller Center's Presidential Recordings Program.

Tape 1

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July 28-29, 1962

Taping System Installed

July 30, 1962

Meeting on Brazil (starting at 1:26)
Meeting on Peruvian Recognition (starting at 27:30)
Meeting on Europe and General Diplomatic Matters (starting at 52:57)

Tape 2

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July 30, 1962

Meeting on the Economy and the Budget
Meeting on Nuclear Test Ban continued (starting at 42:00)

Tape 3

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July 30, 1962

Meeting on Nuclear Test Ban continued

Tape 4

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August 1, 1962

Meeting on Nuclear Test Ban

Tape 5

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August 1, 1962

Meeting on Nuclear Test Ban

Tape 5A

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August 1, 1962

Meeting with the President's Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board (PFIAB)

Tape 6

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August 3, 1962

Meeting on Berlin
Meeting with Lyman Lemnitzer (starting at 37:32)

Tape 7.1

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August 6, 1962

Meeting with Wilbur Mills on the Tax Cut Proposal

Tape 8

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August 8, 1962

Meeting with Llewellyn Thompson on Khrushchev
Meeting on China and the Congo (starting at 17:30)

August 9, 1962

Meeting on Peru and Haiti (starting at 44:05)
Meeting on Berlin (starting at 89:30)

Tape 9

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August 9, 1962

Meeting on Berlin continued
Meeting with Business Leaders on the Tax Cut Proposal (starting at 59:00)

Tape 10.1

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August 9, 1962

Meeting with Business Leaders on the Tax Cut Proposal continued

Tape 10.2

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August 10, 1962

Meeting on the Tax Cut Proposal

Tape 11

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August 10, 1962

Meeting on the Gold and Dollar Crisis

Tape 11A

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August 15, 1962

Meeting on Laos
Meeting with John McCone (starting at 36:50)

Tape 12

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August 16, 1962

Meeting with Douglas MacArthur

Tape 13

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August 16, 1962

Meeting with Douglas MacArthur continued
Meeting on the Gold and Dollar Crisis (starting at 7:23)

August 20, 1962

Meeting on Intelligence Matters (starting at 45:20)

Tape 14

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August 20, 1962

Meeting on the Gold and Dollar Crisis

Tape 15

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August 21, 1962

Meeting on U.N. Strategy
Meeting with Adlai Stevenson (starting at 7:40)
Meeting on Trade and Textile Policy (starting at 46:30)

Tape 15A

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August 22, 1962

Meeting on Intelligence Maters

Tape 17

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August 27, 1962

Meeting on Arab-Israeli Questions

August 29, 1962

Meeting on Berlin (starting at 28:15)
Meeting on the Congo (starting at 56:56)