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The South Front of the White House

The South Front of the White House

Photographer
John Plumbe
Date of Work
1846
Medium
Daguerreotype
Credit
Library of Congress

The South Front of the White House

This half-plate daguerreotype by John Plumbe shows a south view of the White House. It was done during James K. Polk's presidency (1845-1849).

The south front of the White House, daguerreotype by John Plumbe Jr., probably in the late winter or early spring of 1846.

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