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The Shell of the White House during the Renovation

Date:
1950-05-17T00:00:00
Description:
Caption: 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.
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/6982099
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