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Split Beam above White House Lobby Ceiling

Date:
1950-01-25T00:00:00
Description:
Caption: This split beam was revealed when an opening was made in ceiling of the White House Lobby to the east of the main entrance. This is from a series of photographs of the renovation of the White House.
Subject:
Building repair and reconstruction, Dwellings, Presidential residences
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/6982077
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