Tag Archives: President Kennedy

JFK’s racing boat, Flash II, will be sold at auction on May 18, 2015

The Star Class Sailboat that President Kennedy, along with his brother Joseph, owned, raced and won with between 1934 and 1940, crosses the block at Heritage Auctions in Dallas; opening bid of $100,000 DALLAS – The Star Class Sailboat, Flash II, owned and raced by John F. Kennedy between 1934 and 1940, is getting ready to […]

Ken’s Korner: Oswald Texas home to become a museum

Ken’s Korner: Oswald Texas home to become a museum

Ken’s Korner: Oswald Texas home to become a museum News and Views from the World of Antiquing and Collecting By Ken Hall The city of Irving, Texas, is restoring the home that Lee Harvey Oswald slept in the night before he assassinated President Kennedy in 1963. The plan is to turn the house into a […]

Kennedy Cabinet chairs, $146,500, Sotheby's

Kennedy Cabinet chairs, $146,500, Sotheby’s Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far Two Cabinet room chairs from the Kennedy Administration, with an autograph letter of presentation signed by Jacqueline Kennedy, sold for $146,500 at a sale of items from the estate of Robert McNamara held Oct. 23 by Sotheby’s in New York. […]