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Letter Holder

MO 63.297c
Letter Holder
Hermes, Paris (Established in 1837)
Paris, France
Leather, brass
7 1/2" x 12" x 6"
Black alligator letter and paper holder with two vertical compartments. The letter holder is part of a 6 piece desk set.
This letter holder was presented to President Kennedy as part of a desk set by the President of France (1959-1969), Charles De Gaulle during John F. Kennedy's state visit to Paris, France in May-June 1961. President Kennedy kept this desk set on his desk in the Oval Office of the White House.
Charles De Gaulle, President of France (1959-1969)
  • JFKPOF-107-010
  • JFKSG-MO-1963-297a
  • JFKSG-MO-1963-297b
  • JFKSG-MO-1963-297d
  • JFKSG-MO-1963-297e
  • JFKSG-MO-1963-297f
Donated to the United States
JFKSG-MO-1963-297c