A snapshot of JFK's life

Photographer releases intimate images showing John F Kennedy, his family and friends.

    It has been 50 years since John F Kennedy, the iconic US president, took his oath of office in Washington DC.

    To mark the occasion, photographer Phil Stern has opened his archives to reveal a slice of the JFK presidency.

    Al Jazeera's Charles Stratford has more.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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