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Avenue ... Eight years later, President William Howard Taft expanded the West
Wing and ... Built to be the permanent presidenti...
Construction on the President's House began in 1792 in Washington, D.C., a new
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After eight years of construction, President John Adams and his wife, Abigail,
moved into the unfinished house in 1800. During the War of 1812, the British set
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Dec 2, 2008 ... Slaves often worked seven days a week to build White House, U.S. Capitol ...
Michelle Obama learned this year that one of her great-great ...
Jan 19, 2009 ... Nancy Pelosi, the speaker of the House, mentioned it in her remarks at the Dec. 2
, 2008, dedication of the Capitol Visitors Center: "The Capitol was built by slaves
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Feb 3, 2011 ... The White House hadn't been built yet, so during the 10 years of its construction,
Washington spent time in New York, then moved to ...