Construction Equipment inside the White House

Date:
1950-01-01T00:00:00
Description:
Caption: A bulldozer removing debris from the inside of the White House, during the renovation of the building. The bulldozer had to be taken apart and moved into the White House in pieces, as President Harry S. Truman would not allow a hole large enough to fit the bulldozer to be cut into the walls of the White House.
Subject:
Building repair and reconstruction, Dwellings, Historic buildings, Presidential residences, Renovation (Architecture)
Partner:
National Archives and Records Administration
Part of:
Photographs Relating to the Administration, Family, and Personal Life of Harry S. Truman
Source:
https://catalog.archives.gov/id/6982069
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