Sort by:
  • Digitized Museum Artifact
    Douay Rheims Version of the Holy Bible
    Gifts from Heads of StateMarch 21, 1955

    Bible with a carved mother-of-pearl cover. The front of cover has a mother of pearl inlay with a nativity scene and elaborate floral border. The back cover is inlaid with a scene of the Last Supper.

  • Digitized Museum Artifact
    Nativity Scene
    Gifts from Heads of Stateca. 1960

    Oval shadow box with a two dimensional nativity scene. Figures are made of wood overlaid with mother of pearl and set into a niche. A kneeling Mary holds Jesus, behind her are two shepherds at the right, and a figure of a woman with a basket on her head stands in the background on the left. The figures are flanked by two columns. The outer edges of...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Jordan: General, 1961-1962
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.22 January 1961-5 February 1962

    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning Jordan (officially known as the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan). Materials in this folder include a press release, memoranda, a letter from United States Ambassador to Jordan William B. Macomber, Jr., a letter of credence from J...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Jordan: Security, 1961-1963
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.11 May 1961-28 August 1963

    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning Jordan (officially known as the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan). Materials in this folder include memoranda, briefing papers, biographical information on prominent Jordanian representatives, a letter of credence from Jordan Amba...

  • Photograph Folder (this link takes you to a folder of digitized photographs within a collection)
    Meeting with the Ambassador of Jordan, Sa'ad Jum'a, 12:05PM
    White House Photographs1962 December 05
  • Digitized Photographic Image
    AR7622-A. President John F. Kennedy with Ambassador of Jordan, Sa’ad Jum’a
    White House Photographs5 December 1962

    President John F. Kennedy (in rocking chair) meets with newly-appointed Ambassador of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Sa’ad Jum’a; Ambassador Jum’a presented his credentials to President Kennedy. Oval Office, White House, Washington, D.C.

  • Digitized Photographic Image
    AR7622-B. President John F. Kennedy with Ambassador of Jordan, Sa’ad Jum’a
    White House Photographs5 December 1962

    President John F. Kennedy (in rocking chair) meets with newly-appointed Ambassador of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Sa’ad Jum’a; Ambassador Jum’a presented his credentials to President Kennedy. Oval Office, White House, Washington, D.C.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Meetings with the President: General, April 1963
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security FilesApril 1963: 5-29

    This folder contains summaries of meetings with President John F. Kennedy discussing Germany’s inclusion into a multilateral force, Laos, the balance of payments, a possible coup in Jordan, and military aid to India.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Jordan: General, 1963: May-November
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files1963: 1 May-18 November

    This folder contains memoranda and telegrams regarding Jordan’s economy; government elections; water development along its borders; and relations with Israel, the UAR (United Arab Republic), and the Soviet Union. Also included in this folder is a draft of a United States contingency plan for Jordan.

  • 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.

Search powered by Oracle Endeca ®.

Online Search Tips