About: Jeff Nilsson

Jeff Nilsson Jeff Nilsson is the director of Post archives. He is a specialist in American history, with graduate studies at the University of Wisconsin, University of New Mexico, and Eastern Michigan University. He writes weekly features for the website. Contact Jeff at j.nilsson@satevepost.org.

Posts by Jeff Nilsson:

Falling for Jackie Kennedy

Many Americans only got their first look at Jackie during the inaugural ceremonies, but her fashion sense and unflappable poise soon made her one of More

A Very Eligible Politician

It was unusual for the Post to run a feature article on a senator, particularly one as young and inexperienced as John F. Kennedy.  More

Kennedy on the Campaign Trail

It’s hard to remember that John F. Kennedy faced serious obstacles in his bid for the presidency. Don't miss part two of our series "Reconstructing More

Rethinking Kennedy’s Camelot

In the years following the death of President Kennedy, many people often spoke of his presidency as an idyllic time. They dubbed those pre-assassination days More

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