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Started: 1792
Completed: 1801

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The White House is the official residence and workplace of the President of the United States, .... The main residence, as well as foundations of the house, were built largely by enslaved and free African-American laborers, as well as employed ...

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Find out more about the history of White House, including videos, interesting ... and freed African Americans and European immigrants built the Aquia Creek ...

www.whitehousehistory.org/questions/did-slaves-build-the-white-house

Construction on the President's House began in 1792 in Washington, D.C., ... enslaved and free—to provide the bulk of labor that built the White House, the ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/white-house-was-fact-built-slaves-180959916

Jul 26, 2016 ... Along with the Capitol and other iconic buildings in Washington, D.C..

www.whitehousehistory.org/teacher-resources/building-the-white-house

Teacher's Text:The White House is an enduring symbol of our nation's leadership . It is also ... A view of the countryside where the nation's capital would be built.

www.snopes.com/was-the-white-house-built-by-slaves

During her 2016 Democratic National Convention speech, Michelle Obama asserted that the White House had been built using slave labor. And she was right.

www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2016/07/26/the-ugly-truth-about-the-white-house-and-its-history-of-slavery

Jul 27, 2016 ... The White House in 2014 in Washington, photographed from ... #BillOreilly says slaves who built #WhiteHouse were well fed & had decent ...

time.com/4428368/white-house-slaves-history

Jul 28, 2016 ... Following Michelle Obama's reminder to Americans that she wakes up every morning in a house built by slaves, the White House Historical ...

www.whitehouse.gov/about/inside-white-house

Our first president, George Washington, selected the site for the White House in 1791. The cornerstone was laid in 1792 and a competition design submitted by ...