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|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.|
|Date:||May 17, 1950|
|Related Collection:||Harry S. Truman Papers|
|ARC Keywords:||Building repair and reconstruction; Dwellings; Historic buildings; Presidential residences|
|HST Keywords:||White House - Miscellaneous - Renovation|
|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.
Harry S. Truman Library & Museum.
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