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The President's Kitchen Cabinet

Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum
Independence, MO

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. CDT


Commemorate Black History Month with a special program focused on the African Americans who have worked in the presidential food service as chefs, butlers, stewards and servers for every first family since George and Martha Washington. Join us for a panel discussion featuring Adrian Miller, author of The President's Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas, Charlie Redden, White House chef for the Clinton administration, and Wanda Joell, a former presidential flight attendant and the first African-American woman to serve on Air Force One.

Join us for this special program featuring the stories of the chefs, servers and more who have fed our presidential families and witnessed history along the way. RSVPs are requested for this free public program.

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