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Document for September 26th:
First Kennedy-Nixon Debate, September 26, 1960


Transcript of First Kennedy Nixon Debate September 26, 1960, 09/26/1960 (National Archives Identifier: 193181); Collection JFK-KPREP: John F. Kennedy Pre-presidential Papers, 1946 - 1960; John F. Kennedy Library; National Archives and Records Administration.

On September 26, 1960, an estimated seventy million Americans tuned in to watch the first televised Presidential Debate between Vice President Richard M. Nixon and Senator John F. Kennedy.
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