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Washington, DC: White House Historical Association in cooperation with the National Geographic Society, 1966. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Hardcover. 26 cm, 143, Illustrated endpapers. Color frontis illustration. Illustrations (some in color). Index. Foreword by Mrs. Lyndon Johnson Introduction by Bruce Catton. Behind the scenes look at the personal lives of Presidents and their families. Four-page item (pictorial) on Johnson White House wedding laid in. Name of previous owner written in ink on title page. The Living White House was first published in 1966, and it has been updated periodically with changes in administrations. Mrs. Aikman also wrote, "We the People, the Story of the United States Capitol. She began working for the National Geographic Society in 1929 as a secretary and educational assistant. She later wrote for the society's news service, then joined the senior editorial staff. She wrote 13 articles for National Geographic magazine between 1951 and 1983 on subjects ranging from the Daughters of the American Revolution to the U.S. Census.