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Burning of the white houes
10: Truman Saved It From Collapse
wooden support beams were deemed unsafe
1948 truman guted the white houes and replaces the suport beam with metle ones.
12: Gingerbread Version
is a chritmas turtion sence 2002 to build the white house
it takes 80 pounds of gingerbread, 50 pounds of chocolate, and 20 pounds of marzipan
11: Additional Monikers
the white house had several names over the year including the name the presidents castal
1901 it was names the white house
1:Torched by the British
Parliament Buildings in Ontario, Canada united states burned
retaliated by burning the white house
4: A Twin in Ireland
James Hoban build a replica of the white house
Is now a Irish parliament likely inspired by the white house
7: European Contributions
Asian immigrants also helped build the white house.
All nthe immigrants help to build the white house like the Irish the Scottish and the Italian.
3: Once America's Largest House
wasn't Intel after the cilvil war were there any larger homes then the white house
all homes were small and simple.
9: Made It Wheelchair Accessible
white became wheelchair friendly en tell Franklin 1933
Franklin also added a heating pool to help with his therapy for his legs.
5: Another Twin in France
1800s the white house was remodeled several times on the east and west wing by Thomas Jefferson
based on the architecture plans of the french based the Château de Rastignac
8: Washington Never Lived There
James hoblin and Washington were under construction of the white house to make it more beautiful and elegant fort he president
in 1800 the white house was finished and George Washington had steeped done and Jefferson moved in
2:West Wing Fire
congress got money from emergency found.
6: Slaves Helped Build It
virginia and maryland where were slavery was still alive.
Some free , white and free slaves all worked on the white house
13:It Wasn't Always White
gray stones sand color
570 gallons of paint to paint the white house