19Dec 5, 2001
Book Discussion on The White House: Its Historic Furnishings
Ms. Monkman talked about her book The White House: Its Historic Furnishings. She provided a slide show of various furnishings and answered questions from the audience.
143Nov 14, 2000
Crisis and the Civil War
As part of a symposium to mark the 200th anniversary of the White House, historians spoke about the White House during the Civil War. Among the topics they addressed were the physical look and ...
1,201Jul 7, 1998
White House Tour
A tour inside the White House was shown from the main entrance (Grand Foyer) to the Red Room, the Diplomatic Reception Room and the President’s Library. The history of the White House and ...
21Jun 18, 1996
Presidential Gifts Collection
Ms. Monkman talked about the presidential gifts collection at the National Archives and told the stories behind the gifts given to twelve presidents. She showed slides of many of the items ...