Kay Jackson, White House Nocturne, South Lawn, 1997
White House Christmas card, Clinton Administration
The Executive Director of the Allegany Country Area Foundation and the Director of the Hinkle Memorial Library have arranged for a collection of White House Christmas cards and subsequent work to be exhibited at the Hinkle Memorial Library Gallery at Alfred State, Dec. 10–17.
This traveling exhibit includes: more than 30 original White House Christmas cards, including ones from each administration from Franklin Roosevelt to Barack Obama; special gifts given to the White House staffers by former presidents Trumen, Eisenhower, Kennedy, and Clinton; cards chosen by subsequent first families; gift prints given to the White House Staffers; panels on the traditions surrounding Christmas at the White House, as well as those practiced by the American Public from the Civil War through modern times; and additional works sent by artists who have designed cards, namely Kay Jackson, Ray Ellis, James Steinmeyer, and Thomas Mcknight.
Monday-Thursday, 7:30 a.m.-11 p.m.;
Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.;
Saturday, 1 – 7 p.m.;
Sunday, 1 – 11 p.m.