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The Working White House: Smithsonian Festival

The Working White House: Smithsonian Festival

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Richard Strauss, Smithsonian Institution

The Working White House: Smithsonian Festival

White House workers at Smithsonian festival, 1992. In 1992, as part of the annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival (formerly the Festival of American Folklife), the Smithsonian Institution’s Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage invited retired White House workers to the National Mall for a series of panel discussions on their occupational culture. Shown here (left to right) are moderator Worth Long, Lillian Rogers Parks, Alonzo Fields, Eugene Allen, Armstead Barnett, and Samuel Ficklin.

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