Below are complete audio recordings of some of John F. Kennedy's most important speeches. When available, we have provided a transcript to accompany the audio files. The original recordings of all of Kennedy's speeches are housed at the Kennedy Presidential Library.
Some of the speeches offered here are: Acceptance of the Democratic Party Nomination July 15, 1960
Address to the Greater Houston Ministerial Association September 12, 1960
"City Upon a Hill" Speech January 9, 1961
Inaugural Address January 20, 1961
Establishment of the Peace Corps March 1, 1961
"President and the Press" Speech April 27, 1961