White House Photographs
President John F. Kennedy, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, and others attend a congressional reception at the White House. Front row (L-R): unidentified flag bearer; Speaker of the House of Representatives John W. McCormack; Harriet McCormack, wife of Speaker McCormack; President Kennedy; Mrs. Kennedy; Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson; Lady Bird Johnson; Senator Carl Hayden (Arizona); Senator Hubert H. Humphrey (Minnesota); Muriel Humphrey, wife of Senator Humphrey; Senator Everett M. Dirksen (Illinois); and Louella Dirksen, wife of Senator Dirksen. In back, standing on the stairs (L-R): Congressman Carl Albert (Oklahoma); Senator Mike Mansfield (Montana); Congressman Charles Halleck (Indiana); Congressman Hale Boggs (Louisiana); Maureen Hayes Mansfield, wife of Senator Mansfield; Blanche Halleck, wife of Congressman Halleck; Senator George A. Smathers (Florida); Lindy Boggs, wife of Congressman Boggs (mostly hidden); and Rosemary Smathers, wife of Senator Smathers. Grand Staircase, Entrance Hall, White House, Washington, D.C.