White House (additional monikers (There was even more people), Torched by…
There was even more people
Torched by the British
It was burnt down in 1814
They were the people doing the work
Slaves built it
They did a lot of the hard work
Once Americas largest house
it had plans to be very big but the plans were scrapped and got new plans.
A twin in Ireland
It inspired the acrchetect to have some plans of of the house.
Another twin in France
Its porch was made off the design on a french house.
It was not always white
it used to be a different color before it got burned
There is a small aone that is made out of gingerbread
FDR made it wheelchair accessible
so people could access it with wheelchair
Truman saved it from collapse
He made people tear the walls down and reinforce it with steel
Washington never lived there
He bought the property before he was done
West Wing Fire
1929 there was a electrical fire