President Kennedy headed to Italy as his final stop on his major tour of Europe. His trip included a private visit with Pope Paul VI in the Vatican. Though we don’t have any photos of the papal visit, we do have this great image of JFK visiting the Victor Emmanuel Monument in Rome. 7/1/1963.
-from the JFK Library
Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson attends funeral of Pope John XXIII - street scene after funeral. 6/17/63.
For more photos from Vice President Johnson’s trip to Rome: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151552997223780.1073741831.299210958779&type=1