Produced by Kate Phillips, Magnum Photos
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis was born on this day in 1929. Jackie's favorite photo of herself with her father, at a Long Island horse show, 1935.
Book of the Week
RFK Funeral Train
by Paul Fusco
Thirty-nine years ago this week in Los Angeles, Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated. A funeral train carried his body from New York City to Washington, D.C. In RFK Funeral Train, Paul Fusco documents the funeral train procession. Despite the hot weather, hundreds of thousands of people stood along the train tracks waiting to pay their respects.
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Always forgetful, I adopted the camera as a memory aid, a means of gathering information, organizing thoughts, holding on to images. Then it didn’t matter if the “real thing” slipped away.