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    Subject files: White House: Fine Arts Committee: Advisory Committee, 17 April 1961
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers17 April 1961-25 May 1962, undated

    This file contains press releases regarding the establishment of the Advisory Committee to the Fine Arts Committee for the White House and appointments to the Committee, and gifts to the White House of historic sculpture pieces .

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Subject files: White House: Museum legislation
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers1961: 21 April-22 September, undated

    This file contains memoranda, letters, and notes regarding the renovation of the White House including a survey of the rooms and existing furniture, and legislation establishing the White House as a national monument (Public Law 87-286).

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    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.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    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.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Subject Files: White House: Memos, 1961-1964
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers5 May 1961-1 June 1964, undated

    This folder contains notes and memoranda to First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy on various topics including entertaining and furnishings at the White House, the First Family, the death of President John F. Kennedy, and planning for the John F. Kennedy Library. Of note are numerous handwritten notes by the First Lady.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Subject files: White House: Paintings: On loan from museums
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers12 May 1961, undated

    This file contains a letter, note, and photographic prints of paintings loaned to the White House by the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) and the National Gallery of Art (U.S.).

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Event files: Senate Ladies Red Cross luncheon, 23 May 1961
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers23 May 1961

    This folder contains guest lists for a luncheon at the White House for the wives of current and former Senators.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    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.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Subject files: White House: Paintings: Mary Cassatt
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers20 June 1961, undated

    This file contains memoranda regarding two paintings by the American artist Mary Cassatt, "Woman Arranging Her Veil," and, "The Cup of Tea," on loan to the White House from the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.).

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Subject files: Briefings: Fine Arts Committee
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers13 July 1961-6 February 1963, undated

    This file contains notes by Pamela Turnure, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy’s Press Secretary, for briefings on activities of the Fine Arts Committee on the White House restoration discussing furniture, paint, and lists of artworks.

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