Archives: Christmas at the White House (36 images)

UPI captured the White House full of Christmas cheer through history, and we've captured the more memorable moments in this holiday collection from Christmas Past.
Updated: Dec. 12, 2014 at 8:22 AM
Posing as Santa Claus, "Mr. T." gets a kiss from Nancy Reagan as he helped her unveil the White House Christmas decorations. (UPI PHOTO/Larry Rubenstein/FILES)
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A 5-year old Caroline Kennedy walks past a richly decorated Christmas tree at the White House in Washington during the 1962 Christmas season. (UPI Photo/The White House/Files)
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U.S. President George W. Bush sings into a microphone offered by Nathaniel Miller of the Sweet Heaven Kings of the United House of Prayer For All People church during the Children's Holiday Reception and Performance on the State Floor of the White House December 8, 2008 in Washington, DC. The reception is for children whose parents are serving in the United States military and can not be with them for the Christmas holiday. (UPI Photo/Chip Somodevilla/POOL)
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A photo of the family of Lyndon Baines and Lady Bird Johnson, with their two daughters Luci Baines (L) and Lynda Bird (R). The photo was taken during the Christmas season, mid 1950s. (UPI Photo)
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A Theodore Roosevelt themed Christmas ornament is seen on the 2008 White House Christmas tree in the Blue Room of the White House in Washington on December 3, 2008. The theme for this year's holiday decorations in "A Red, White And Blue Christmas." (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)
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President Ronald and Mrs. Nancy Reagan pose for photographers holding a gift in front of the Christmas Tree at the White House. The Reagans will spend Christmas with their family in Washington (UPI PHOTO/Rich Lipski/FILES)
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President John F. Kennedy and First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy stand by the White House Christmas Tree in the Blue Room of the White House on December 13, 1961. (UPI Photo/Robert Knudsen /John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum)
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