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The Entrance Hall

The Entrance Hall

Date of Work
1881
Medium
Engraving
Credit
White House Collection

The Entrance Hall

This hand-colored wood engraving appeared in "Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper" on July 23, 1881 and depicts Sergeant [Edson S.] Dinsmore of the White House police force assisting visitors in the Grand Portico of the White House. Dinsmore served as White House Chief Usher from 1901 to 1903.

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