The White House, Washington, D.C., circa 1846

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Cropped, sized, and adjusted for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, March 16, 2008.
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Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division
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President's house (i.e. White House), Washington, D.C., showing south side, probably taken in winter
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Daguerreotype Collection, Library of Congress
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DAG no. 1231

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