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White House South Portico during renovation.

Accession Number: 58-531-010

White House South Portico during renovation.

 8x10 inches (21x26 cm), Black and White
Description: View of the South Portico of the White House, during the renovation. The compressor in the foreground supplies power for the air hammers used in excavation. Electric lines are seen around the South Portico.
Date: January 23, 1950
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ARC Keywords: Building repair and reconstruction; Dwellings; Presidential residences; Historic buildings; Renovation (Architecture)
HST Keywords: White House - Miscellaneous - Renovation; White House - Exterior - South Portico
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Rights: Public Domain - This item is in the public domain and can be used freely without further permission.

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Credit: Abbie Rowe, National Park Service.
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