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1st-3rd items: Group of three (3) framed President John F. Kennedy White House Christmas Cards from the years 1961-1963. One card is a framed photo of the White House, the other two cards depict interior scenes of the White House. Printed inscription and signatures by the President and First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy. Inscriptions read "With our appreciation and best wishes for a happy Christmas". One card retains a red White House label en verso. Ranging in size from: Overall, 15 1/2" H x 18 1/2" W to 21 3/4" H x 23" W. Provenance: From the estate of Captain Gordon Wells, member of the Secret Service's Uniformed Division, the White House Police, from 1943 through 1967. During his tenure, Wells received mementos from sitting Presidents and First ladies of 5 administrations, from Franklin Roosevelt through Lyndon B. Johnson. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com.)


1st-3rd items: Overall very good condition, not examined out of the frames.

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3 John F. Kennedy Christmas Cards & White House related

Estimate $700 - $900Jul 14, 2018