BOSTON (AP) – The election isn’t over quite yet at the John F. Kennedy presidential library in Boston.
On Monday, the library will mark the 50th anniversary of Kennedy’s historic victory over Richard Nixon in the presidential election of Nov. 8, 1960.READ MORE: Security Guard To Plead Guilty To Stabbing Timberland Worker Catherine Heppner
Kennedy spent the final day of the campaign in New England, culminating with a Boston Garden rally.
On Election Day, he voted in Boston before heading to the family compound on Cape Cod to wait out one of the closest presidential votes in U.S. history.READ MORE: Boston Driver Says He Was 'Terrorized' By 20 To 30 Teens On Bicycles
Boston Mayor Thomas Menino has proclaimed Monday John Fitzgerald Kennedy Victory Day in Boston.
The JFK Library has been running programs throughout the year to commemorate the campaign’s 50th anniversary.
The library is also hosting an invitation-only “Election Victory 1960” party on Monday night.MORE NEWS: Business Is Booming For Needham Woman Who Opened Luxury Chocolate Shop During Pandemic
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