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The Working White House: Setting the Table - Photo 1

The Working White House: Setting the Table - Photo 1

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Harper’s New Monthly Magazine

The Working White House: Setting the Table - Photo 1

Setting the table in the Family Dining Room, 1890s. A housemaid, her dress covered with a crisp white apron, sets the table in the White House’s private dining room. The high chair was for Esther Cleveland, born at the White House in 1893.

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