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    [John F. Kennedy] White House Collection. This important collection contains two inauguration invitations, two White House concert invitations, White House envelopes, an invitation to the Kennedy's wedding, and other ephemera. All items are in very fine condition. From the John K. Lattimer Collection.


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    (1) Two invitations "to attend and participate in the Inauguration of John Fitzgerald Kennedy". One page each, 8.25" x 11", Washington, D.C., January 20, 1961, with Presidential Inaugural Committee envelope.

    (2) Concert invitation to the South Lawn, 5.5" x 3.5", August 6.

    (3) Embossed invitation "to attend the fourth youth concert at the White House", 6" x 4", August 6, 1962.

    (4) Embossed invitation requesting "the company of Mr. and Mrs. Feldman at a reception to be held at the White House", April 25, 1963, 6.5" x 4.25.

    (5) Invitation to the Kennedy's wedding, 4.5" x 6", Newport, Rhode Island, September 12.

    (6) Invitation to the children of cabinet members to "assist the White House Social Aides" at a concert, 5" x 4", n.d.

    (7) Parking permit giving admittance "to East Executive Avenue via Pennsylvania Avenue", 4.5" x 3.5", April 25, 1963.

    (8) Reproduced photo (4" x 6") of the newly married Kennedys cutting their wedding cake.

    (9) Three White House envelopes.

     



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    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    17th-18th Friday-Saturday
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