A Taste of the Past

Episode 291: Hidden Cooks in the White House

38:45 | Mar 1st, 2018

1 recommendation
African Americans have worked in presidential food service as chefs, personal cooks, butlers, stewards, and servers for every First Family since George and Martha Washington. Award-winning author and ...Show More


serena recommended:Aug 21st, 2019

The role of African Americans in the White House is unfortunately a lesser known aspect of U.S. history, from running the White House kitchen operations to feeding many American presidents, their families, visiting politicians and international guests.