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Marjorie Post's longtime employee Gus Modig sips tea in the Pantry.

Marjorie Post entertaining

Marjorie Post and Dina Merrill

Marjorie Post and guests - Marjorie in the middle

Marjorie Merriweather Post with students

Photo of Marjorie Post as Marie Antoinette

Great Hall, Marjorie Merriweather Post's mansion (now LIU Post's administrative building)

Historical view of Marjorie Post's dressing room.

Portrait, Marjorie Merriweather Post, Hillwood Mansion IMG_0415 Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens, Washington, DC. The home of Marjorie Merriweather Post. Photograph by Roy Kelley. Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs

The Hillwood staff prepares for a party. Marjorie Merriweather Post's Washington, D.C. estate.

The Dining Room table is set with Marjorie Merriweather Posts services

A richly elegant image of Edwardian actress Fannie Ward enjoying a spot of tea. #actress #vintage #Edwardian #Fannie_Ward #1900s #tea #elegant

Ginger Rogers for Lipton Tea 1947

A dress from the collection displayed in one of the closets at Hillwood, Washington DC

The Second Floor Hall from the stairs at Hillwood, Washington DC

peter sellers

JFK & Caroline Tea Party

Mantle in the Adam Bedroom in Hillwood

Veronica Lake - Lipton ad...my favorite brand

666 Fifth Ave. | New York, NY. Mrs. Wm. K. Vanderbilt, Jr's Mansion (1907) designed by attached to Wm K. Vanderbilt Sr.'s "Petit Château." She lived here until her death. It was demolished (c.1924).

Billie Burke serving tea