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  • Digitized Museum Artifact
    Whale Tooth Inset with Silver Lidded Box
    John F. Kennedy Museum Collectionca. 1925

    Polished undecorated whale tooth inset with a rectangular silver lidded box monogrammed with the letter "A." The silver box has an English hallmark for the town of Chester. The maker's mark is indeterminate. Imprinted "Barretson-Piccadilly."

  • Digitized Photographic Image
    KN-19769. Furnishings in the White House
    White House Photographs22 December 1961

    Lighthouse clock, one of three signed by clockmaker, Simon Willard; inset medallion on base, with bas relief of Gilbert du Motier, marquis de Lafayette. White House, Washington, D.C.

  • Digitized Photographic Image
    Photograph, Ambassador John Kenneth Galbraith in India
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.1962

    The "Western Rocket" train with an inset showing United States Ambassador John Kenneth Galbraith at the controls, during his ten day tour of American-aided projects in India. Inscribed in red ink on the front of the photograph is: "The Train." The photograph was taken in India by the United States Information Service (USIS).

  • Digitized Museum Artifact
    Creche Shadowbox
    Gifts from Heads of State

    Nativity scene made of mother of pearl inset into a shadow box in the shape of a star. The entire surface is inlayed with mother of pearl. A hinged wooden stand is attached to back side for support.

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