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The White House is the official residence and principal workplace of the President of the United .... The main residence, as well as foundations of the house, were built largely by enslaved and free...

Q&A: Did slaves build the White House? - White House Historical ...

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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 ...

Michelle Obama Claims the White House Was 'Built by Slaves'… But ...

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Jun 4, 2016 ... First, the White House was not built solely — or even primarily — by slaves. ...... She spent the last 7+ years living in a residence that slaves ...

White House - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of White House, including videos, interesting articles, ... The cornerstone was laid on October 13, 1792, and over the next eight years a ... Built at a cost of $232,372, the two-story house was not quite completed ...

The White House Was, in Fact, Built by Slaves | Smart News ...

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Jul 26, 2016 ... While the White House Historical Association reports that the D.C. ... often renting workers from their masters for year-long periods of time.

Was the White House Built by Slaves? : snopes.com

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Jul 26, 2016 ... Claim: The White House was built using slave labor. ... one which went almost completely unnoticed and unrecorded for many years.

Slaves at the White House Did More Than Just Build It | TIME

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Jul 28, 2016 ... (Nor was the White House the only D.C. landmark built by slaves: in 2012, ... That same year, Congress passed the Compromise of 1850, which ...

First Lady References White House 'Built by Slaves' in Grad Speech ...

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First, the White House was not built solely — or even primarily — by slaves. ... sought to eliminate the slave trade to American shores in twenty years' time.

Yes, Slaves Did Help Build the White House - The New York Times

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Jul 26, 2016 ... “I wake up every morning in a house that was built by slaves,” Michelle Obama said on Monday night at the Democratic convention.

Fact-Checking First Lady Michelle Obama's Saying White House ...

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Jul 26, 2016 ... Fact-checking whether slaves did indeed build the White House. ... Fact- Checking First Lady Michelle Obama's Saying White House 'Was Built by Slaves' ... interest over the years, and the White House Historical Association ...