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Easter Monday Egg Roll

Artist
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper
Date of Work
April 23, 1887
Type
Print
Credit
Library of Congress
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Easter Monday Egg Roll

In this engraving dated April 23, 1887, children chase after Easter eggs during the annual White House Easter Egg Roll. The engraving was published in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper. Dating back to 1878, the Easter Egg Roll is a cherished springtime tradition in Washington, D.C., with children and their families gathering on the South Lawn to enjoy the annual festivities.

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