White House Wednesdays

PETS  |  CHRISTMAS  |  RECIPES  |  TRADITIONS  |  EVENTS
Mar 18, 2015
In 1963, President John F. Kennedy received a gift of shamrocks from Irish ambassador Thomas J. Kiernan in the Oval Office.   Each year the president gets a crystal bowl of shamrock sprouts from Ireland as a symbol of the bond between our two countries. Since 1953 the gift has been delivered by the Irish… Read More 19794_974302762594987_3089800278382812682_n

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Dallas author and speaker, Jennifer Pickens documents the lives of presidents spanning a half a century inside the world's most famous address: 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.

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Pets at the White House

Pets at the Whitehouse

Fondly written with charm and wit, and illustrated with over 200 exquisite photographs, the author reveals how pets have played an important role in the White House.
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Christmas at the Whitehouse

Christmas at the Whitehouse

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