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West Wall of State Dining Room at the White House

Caption: View of west wall of State Dining Room. On the left is the old fireplace bricked up in 1902 when the new fireplace and mantel were erected to the north at the center of the wall. The extension of the flue to the main chimney is seen above the mantel. This is from a series of photographs of the renovation of the White House.
Building repair and reconstruction, Dwellings, Historic buildings, Presidential residences, Renovation (Architecture)
National Archives and Records Administration
Part of:
Photographs Relating to the Administration, Family, and Personal Life of Harry S. Truman
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