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History Happy Hour: White House Holiday Decorating with the First Ladies

History Happy Hour hosted a live taping on Tuesday, December 6th at the Mayflower Hotel! Historian and designer Coleen Christian Burke shared anecdotes of her contributions to the 2008 White House holiday decorations and gave an overview of holiday décor since First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy. Join us on Thursday, December 22 at 5:30 p.m. to hear what Coleen had to say!

History Happy Hour is a biweekly virtual program hosted by the White House Historical Association. Join us as experts weigh in on a variety of historical topics, share their insights, answer audience questions, and enjoy presidential-inspired libations.

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