The Shell of the White House During the Renovation
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Title:   The Shell of the White House During the Renovation
Description:   Window openings provide bursts of light into the cavernous interior of the White House, supported only by a web of temporary steel supports. The exterior walls rest on new concrete underpinnings, which allow earth-moving equipment to dig a new basement.
Accession number:   71-305
Subjects (ARC):   Building repair and reconstruction; Dwellings; Historic buildings; Presidential residences
Subjects (HST):   White House - Miscellaneous - Renovation
People:    
Date:   May 17, 1950
Physical Size:   8x10 inches (21x26 cm)
Color:   Black & White
Cropped:   no
Collection:   Harry S. Truman Papers
Rights:   Public Domain: This item can be used freely without further permission.
Photographer:   Rowe, Abbie
Credit:   Abbie Rowe, National Park Service.
Harry S. Truman Library & Museum.
 
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