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To Own a Piece of the White House: Book Ends

To Own a Piece of the White House: Book Ends

Artist
Unknown
Photographer
Jim Allen
Date of Work
1950
Credit
The White House Historical Association

To Own a Piece of the White House: Book Ends

These pine and plaster bookends were made in 1950. They are fashioned from brackets removed from the White House State Dining Room during a major renovation that took place during the Truman administration. This photograph was taken by Jim Allen.