Boyhood in Brookline: The Challenges and Character of Young Jack Kennedy
FOR GRADES 2–5
By the close of the program students can:
Images on this page courtesy of NPS, Kennedy NHS
Did You Know?
In 1914, the Kennedy home was the last house on tree-lined Beals Street. While houses later occupied the fields around the Kennedy’s property, many of the trees that lined Beals Street during Jack Kennedy’s childhood -including the tree in front of the house- have soared to a height of 75 feet.