Sunday, March 25, 2012

Jacqueline Kennedy's historic trip to Pakistan 50 years ago today

Gordon Parks (WHACA) and Agent Clint Hill at the Khyber Pass
From the personal collection of Clint Hill
50 Years ago this week, Secret Service Agent Clint Hill was with First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy in Pakistan.  Here is Agent Hill (right) at the Khyber Pass.

Click below to watch this terrific video of First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy's historic trip to India and Pakistan from the JFK Library.  It is amazing how much the world has changed.  In MRS. KENNEDY AND ME, Clint Hill describes this incredible trip--the sights, the sounds, the challenging adventures--and reminds us of the almost inconceivable impact Mrs. Kennedy had on foreign relations.  She was a true ambassador.

Jacqueline Kennedy's Historic Trip to Pakistan and India

Video courtesy of John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum.

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