For those interested in the history of the White House, this set is ideal! This set of 4 books comes in it’s own cardboard book holder. All books are hardback and in good vintage condition. The the book holder is the only item that has some wear and tear at the seams. There are 149 pages in each book. Each have been published by the White House Historical Association.
The White House; An Historic Guide– (1962)Foreward by Melvin Payne, Chairman and CEO Board of Directors of White House Historical Association at the time. It was in 1961 that the White House Historical Association was formed. This book shares a historical account of the history, significance of the architecture and furnishings. With the restoration in 1961, started by Mrs. John F. Kennedy.
The Presidents of the United States of America-(1964) Foreward by Ronald Reagan. Includes portraits and history on Presidents from George Washington to Ronald Reagan.
The Living White House-(1966) Foreward by Nancy Reagan. Subjects covered include what it’s like living and hospitality in the White House, how the Presidents family lives, and how the White House appears over the ages with new Presidents.
The First Ladies- (1975) Foreward by Nancy Reagan. Features information of President’s wives from George Washington to Ronald Reagan.