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White House During President Arthur's Administration

White House During President Arthur's Administration

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Library of Congress

White House During President Arthur's Administration

Created in 1884.

South Front of the White House. Upon inspecting the White House, President Arthur ordered major renovations. An elevator and a new plumbing system were installed. He hired Louis Comfort Tiffany to create designs for the Red Room, Blue Room, State Dining Room, East Room, and Cross Hall. In total, $110,000 was spent on the White House during Arthur's administration.

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