Abbie Rowe black & white photograph depicting President Kennedy presenting the Congressional Gold Medal to American poet Robert Frost on March 26, 1962. Present in the photograph are Senator Leverett Saltonstall, Secretary of the Interior Stewart Udall, and Senator A. Willis Robertson. Reverse bears rubber stamp "White House / March 26 1962 / Abbie Rowe" as well as "7118-A". Accompanied by a type written letter signed "Pierre Salinger" and inscribed to Dr. York, which accompanied the photograph along with several copies of a related document "Public Law 87-39" authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to sell bronze duplicates of the medal.
Photograph in very good condition with minimal age toning. Letter in near mint condition. Dimensions: Letter - 9.25 " H x 6.25 " W. Photograph - 10.00 " H x 8.00 " W. Item #268