Today it's the most famous building in the world, recognisable to millions as a symbol of the American presidency. But the White House was not always an iconic monument-it was first an American home. Did you know that Julia Grant furnished the state roAs Michelle Obama takes on the role of first lady, this dual burden of history and establishment good taste will confront her. ... The 1962 guidebook The White House: An Historic Guide was the first aquot;officialaquot; report on the White House, and Mrs. Kennedya#39;s voice opens ... M The Monroesa#39; round mahogany French table was placed in context with American furniture in this style, along with a French Empire pieranbsp;...
|Author||:||Ulysses Grant Dietz, Sam Watters|
|Publisher||:||Acanthus Pr Llc - 2009-09-01|