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    Subject files: White House: Special Committee for White House Paintings: [General]
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers3 August 1959-28 November 1962, undated

    This file contains biographical information on members of the Special Committee for White House Paintings, part of the Fine Arts Committee for the White House; and press releases regarding activities of the Special Committee, paintings acquired for the White House, and gifts of furniture and artworks received by the Fine Arts Committee.

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    Christmas: 1961 (1 of 2 folders)
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers1961, undated

    This folder contains memoranda and notes between White House Social Secretary Letitia Baldrige and First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy regarding gifts for White House staff, Secret Service agents, friends, and family members; and a list of chiefs of state of foreign countries to receive holiday greeting cards.

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    Arts, 1961
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers1961: 7 February-4 December, undated

    This folder contains correspondence, memoranda, and notes primarily regarding donations of furniture and artwork, including two paintings by Paul Cézanne, to the Fine Arts Committee as part of the White House restoration effort. Also included in this folder are notes on individual rooms in the White House.

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    Press files: Releases: White House restoration*
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers23 February 1961-February 1963

    This file contains press releases regarding the White House restoration including the appointment of members to the Fine Arts Committee for the White House, gifts of furniture and artworks received, and the details of completed rooms.

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    Subject files: White House: Paintings: Jean-Honore Fragonard
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers1961: 24 March-3 May, undated

    This file contains correspondence, notes, and copies of a press release regarding a drawing by French artist Jean-Honore Fragonard titled, "Apotheosis of Franklin," given as a gift to the White House by Georges Wildenstein.

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    Subject files: White House: Paintings: Charles-Edouard Armand-Dumaresque, 8 May 1961
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal PapersMay 1961: 2-23, undated

    This file contains letters, notes, and copies of a press release regarding a painting by French artist Charles-Edouard Armand-Dumaresque titled, "The Signing of the Declaration of Independence," given as a gift to the White House Fine Arts Committee by Sam Salz.

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    Subject files: White House: Paintings: Paul Cézanne, 3 May 1961
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers3 May 1961, undated

    This file contains copies of a press release regarding two paintings by Paul Cézanne, "“House on the Marne,” and, "The Forest," donated to the White House by Charles A. Loeser and on display in the Green Room of the White House.

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    Subject Files: Dog records: Pushinka
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers15 June 1961-5 March 1963, undated

    This folder contains correspondence and vaccination information regarding the mixed breed dog Pushinka, a gift from Soviet Union Premier Nikita Khrushchev to President John F. Kennedy and his family. Of note is a letter from Premier Khrushchev. This folder contains Russian-language materials.

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    Subject files: White House: Diplomatic Reception Room, National Society of Interior Designers, 5 October 1961
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers1961: 21 September-27 November, undated

    This folder contains materials regarding the renovation of the Diplomatic Reception Room at the White House, furnished with donations by the National Society of Interior Designers (NSID). Also included in this folder are newspaper articles and correspondence regarding the wallpaper in the Diplomatic Reception Room, “Views of North America,” produce...

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    Christmas: 1961 (2 of 2 folders)
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal PapersDecember 1961: 14-20, undated

    This folder contains memoranda and notes between White House Social Secretary Letitia Baldrige and First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy regarding gifts for White House staff, friends, and family members; and lists of recipients of holiday greeting cards including government officials, members of Congress, and ambassadors to and from the United States.

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