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In this image made available by Sheppard’s Irish Auction House shows Rev. Joseph Leonard with Jacqueline Kennedy at All Hallows College in Dublin, Ireland, in 1950. Letters written by Kennedy to the Irish priest have revealed new details about her closely guarded private thoughts. The letters are set to be auctioned next month and could fetch as much as $1.6 million.

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Jacqueline Kennedy letters reveal her private side

Jacqueline Kennedy’s letters to an Irish priest written over a 14-year correspondence have revealed new details about the closely guarded thoughts of the fiercely private former first lady, including her questions of faith following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.


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