Bedroom and Sitting Room of the White House during the Renovation

Date:
1950-02-27T00:00:00
Description:
Caption: Photograph taken in sitting room number 16 looking west into small bedroom number 17 at the northwest corner of the second floor of the White House. The studding between these rooms and the sub-flooring date from 1815-1818 when the White House was reconstructed after being burned by the British in 1814.
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/6982093
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