Item description for Christmas in the White House by Albert J. Menendez...
This enjoyable book illuminates the long-held traditions and rare occurances that have shaped Christmas at the White House over the course of its history. Albert Menendez poured through diaries, memoirs, letters, newspapers, and more to compile the stories chronicled here, which include a Christmas wedding and honeymoon for Woodrow Wilson, the first lighting of the National Christmas Tree by Calvin Coolidge, a surprise dinner for poor children hosted by Abraham Lincoln's son, and so much more.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.12" Width: 5.38" Height: 0.38" Weight: 0.45 lbs.
Release Date Dec 19, 1983
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN 0664222161 ISBN13 9780664222161
Availability 128 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 22, 2016 03:18.
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More About Albert J. Menendez
Menendez is partners with his wife in research and writing.
Albert J. Menendez currently resides in Gaithersburg, in the state of Maryland.
Reviews - What do customers think about Christmas in the White House?
Christmas at the White House Review Mar 2, 2008
Christmas at the White House was not what I expected for the money paid. I thought the book would be filled with colorful illustrations that could direct our floral guild in our church to be inspired in doing Christmas decorations. Instead, it was a history of Christmas in the White House with illustrations in black and white. I returned the book for a refund.