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President Kennedy with Ambassador Kiernan in Oval Office

This photograph by Abbie Rowe of the National Park Service shows President John F. Kennedy in the Oval Office with Irish Ambassador Thomas J. Kiernan. Kiernan is presenting Kennedy with a shamrock-filled Waterford crystal vase, which is etched with the portrait of James Hoban. Hoban was the architect of the White House and other major D.C. landmarks.
Abbie Rowe
Date of Work
March 15, 1963
Abbie Rowe, National Park Service