TITLE

Historical Hospitality

AUTHOR(S)
Nelson, Parke
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Appleseeds;Sep2000, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents photographs showing famous and important people entertained at the White House, the official residence of the United States president.
ACCESSION #
3506365

 

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