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Eisenhower's farewell address is a pretty straightforward title it was given by dwight eisenhower a couple days before he stepped down as president and passed the baton to john f kennedy somet. An analysis of dwight d eisenhower's farewell address january 17th, 1961 millions of americans who mourned ike's death last week grieved partly for themselves as well, for their loss of the more ordered, seemingly tranquil period that eisenhower embodied. President dwight d eisenhower's grandchildren gathered for a family discussion at gettysburg college about his military and political career as well as his eisenhower's farewell address forum. On january 17, 1961, in this farewell address, president dwight eisenhower warned against the establishment of a military-industrial complex in a speech of less than 10 minutes, on january 17, 1961, president dwight eisenhower delivered his political farewell to the american people on national television from the oval office of the white house.
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Farewell address to the american people, january 17, 1961 pre-presidential speeches: public papers of the presidents: dwight d eisenhower, 1953-61 the items. President dwight eisenhower gave his farewell address from the oval office of the white house on jan 17, 1961 here is the text of the speech as prepared for delivery and provided by the white house.
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