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    John F. Kennedy: White House Invitations, Programs, and Menu, 1961-62. This collection consists of the following six Kennedy White House special events documents (various sizes and dates), each bearing the gold embossed presidential seal: White House program for the Transylvania Symphony Orchestra on August 22, 1961; White House invitation for a black tie reception on April 10, 1962; White House invitation for a reception on May 10, 1962; White House program for a concert (Eugene Istomin, Isaac Stern, Leonard Rose) on May 11, 1962; a White House program of the American Ballet Theatre on May 22, 1962; and a White House dinner menu dated May 22, 1962.

    This collection is from the personal files of Sanford L. Fox, who served in the Kennedy White House as Chief of the Social Entertainment Office, Director of Protocol, and Coordinator of Graphics. His office produced by hand and by letterpress all of the exquisite invitations, menus, place cards, escort cards, and programs that helped make a White House social or state occasion a memorable one. Fine condition. From the Sanford L. Fox Collection.

    From the collection of Dr. Dean Rudoy. For more information, please click here.


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