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Presentation of the First Edition of The White House: A Historic Guide

This photograph is of President John F. Kennedy and First Lady Jaqueline Kennedy admiring their copies of the first edition of "The White House: A Historic Guide." The publication serves as a companion book for tours of the White House, providing history of the rooms, architecture, and furniture. The presentation of the first edition took place in the Fish Room, now known as the Roosevelt Room and was photographed by Cecil Stoughton on June 28, 1962.
Cecil Stoughton
Date of Work
June 28, 1962
John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum/NARA