Women of Vision
This 35-page, 6"x9" color catalog, written and researched by Frances White, highlights exemplary Dames throughout the NSCDA's 125 year history who have made profound and lasting contributions to their professions, communities, and to the nation.
Entertainment, transportation, and issues of urban living are all discussed in this book about living in a town during colonial times. It also compares colonial towns with villages of the Native Americans.
(Part of the Colonial Quest Series)
Verna Fisher, Nomad Press, 2011
Dining at Dumbarton
Spiral-bound cookbook with recipes for all occasions!
Pairing Biblical passages, favorite hymns, and inspirational writing with a recipe for each day of the year, this cookbook covers every aspect of life, from birth and marriage, to death and the hills and valleys in between.
Katie Moose, Conduit Press, 2009
Mirrors: Reflections of Style
A survey of the history, forms, stylistic range, and use of mirrors in interior design. A fabulous coffee table book.
Paula Phipps, W. W. Norton & Company, 2012
Mr. & Mrs. Madison’s War
Hugh Howard, acclaimed for his vivid historical narratives, brings a forgotten conflict alive, and offers a vivid portrait of two key figures at its center, President James Madison and his charismatic, courageous first lady Dolley.
Hugh Howard, Bloomsbury Press, 2012
Dumbarton House Coloring Book
Color your way through the history of Dumbarton House! This 13-page coloring book features activities, historical facts and, of course, plenty of pictures for coloring.
Dames in Uniform Exhibition Catalogue$4.00
Dolley at Dumbarton Exhibition Catalogue
20 pages exploring Dolley Madison’s stop at Dumbarton House during the British invasion of Washington in 1814.
From East to West Exhibition Catalogue
Full-color 56 page exhibit catalogue of Dumbarton House’s "Quaker Farmer" exhibition exploring Chinese export porcelain in America.
Joesph Nourse Exhibition Catalogue
55 page exhibition catalog exploring the life and legacy of Joseph Nourse as the first register of the treasury and owner of Dumbarton House.
The Posey Quilt Exhibition Catalogue
By Frances White
Great American Treasures
Newly reprinted and updated convenient pocketbook-size travel guide listing all of the Dames’ properties by state.