AIR DATE: Monday, October 22, 1962
President Kennedy's Cuban Missile Crisis Oval Office Address (3 min.)
Archival footage of President John F. Kennedy's Oval Office Address during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
KEYWORDS: History, Executive Branch, John F. Kennedy, Cold War, Foreign Affairs & Defense, Cuba

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