East Wall of the Red Room

Date:
1950-03-29T00:00:00
Description:
Caption: The bricks of the east wall of the Red Room, with doorways into the Blue Room, are exposed during the White House renovation. Below the arches are the bricked up doorways dating from about 1795. The doorways were shifted during the reconstruction from 1845-1818.
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/7505490
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