The Bouvier-Kennedy wedding (1953)


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The Bouvier-Kennedy wedding portrait

Wedding invitation

Invitation to the wedding of Jacqueline Lee Bouvier and Senator John Fitzgerald Kennedy.

Mr and Mrs Hugh Dudley Auchincloss
Request the Honor of Your Presence
At the Marriage of Mrs Auchincloss’ Daughter
Jacqueline Lee Bouvier
to
The Honorable John Fitzgerald Kennedy
United States Senate
On Saturday, The Twelfth of September
At Eleven O’Clock
St. Mary’s Church
Spring Street
Newport, Rhode Island

Jackie throwing the bridal bouquet

Kennedy family

Close-up portrait of some of the Kennedy family — including Bobby and Edward — with the newlyweds

 

All photos by Toni Frissell, courtesy the LOC


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