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The Resource The White House : an illustrated architectural history, Patrick Phillips-Schrock ; foreword by James Archer Abbott

The White House : an illustrated architectural history, Patrick Phillips-Schrock ; foreword by James Archer Abbott

Label
The White House : an illustrated architectural history
Title
The White House
Title remainder
an illustrated architectural history
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Phillips-Schrock ; foreword by James Archer Abbott
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The white painted façade of James Hoban's original structure has been added to and strengthened for more than 200 years, and its interior is a repository of some of America's greatest treasures. Artists s fashioned interiors that welcomed and inspired visitors both foreign and domestic, combining to provide "the best," as First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy once noted"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Phillips-Schrock, Patrick
Dewey number
725/.1709753
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
  • plates
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
NA4443.W3
LC item number
P49 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • White House (Washington, D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The White House : an illustrated architectural history, Patrick Phillips-Schrock ; foreword by James Archer Abbott
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 190-191) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Rebuilding the Executive mansion, 1815-1860
  • Modernization, 1860-1902
  • Restoration of the White House, 1902-1916
  • Enlargement, 1927-1945
  • Renovation, 1949-1952
  • Revitalization, 1961-1969
  • Preservation, 1970-2012
  • White House as a national monument
  • Interior detail: the Blue Room, 1792-2012
  • Appendices. The Entrance Hall ; The East Room ; The Former Grand Stair and State Dining Room ; The Family Dining Room ; The North Central Suite ; Comparisons of the Château de Rastignac with the White House ; The White House in Miniature ; White House interiors in film ; The Bellangé Oval Room Suite ; The Orangery and conservatories ; The Jefferson Icehouse, 1801 ; The White House Visitor Center ; Selected inventories and room usage: The three floors of Hoban's original design, 1792, Inventory of the President's house, February 26, 1801, Inventory of the President's house, February 19, 1809, 1817 shipment of furnishings, Inventory of the Executive mansion, March 25, 1825, Inventory of furniture (etc.) in the President's house, January 1st, 1849, 1865 inventory of the President's house, May 26, 1865, Partial list of furnishings in the White House, 1946, New furniture and furnishings, 1952, Donations received during renovation period (1952), Room usage in 2010, Partial inventory of furnishings in the Philadelphia President's house, 1797, Commentary on the inventories
  • Foreward
  • by James Archer Abbott
  • First Presidential houses in New York City and Philadelphia, 1789-1800
  • President's palace planned, 1790-1792
  • Competition for the design of the President's house, 1792
  • Construction, 1792-1800
  • Revision, 1801-1809
  • Burning of the President's house, 1814-1815
Control code
19993819
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
x, 196 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9780786471522
Isbn Type
(illustrated case : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012046907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), photographs (some color), plans (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn829644493
  • (OCoLC)829644493
Label
The White House : an illustrated architectural history, Patrick Phillips-Schrock ; foreword by James Archer Abbott
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 190-191) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Rebuilding the Executive mansion, 1815-1860
  • Modernization, 1860-1902
  • Restoration of the White House, 1902-1916
  • Enlargement, 1927-1945
  • Renovation, 1949-1952
  • Revitalization, 1961-1969
  • Preservation, 1970-2012
  • White House as a national monument
  • Interior detail: the Blue Room, 1792-2012
  • Appendices. The Entrance Hall ; The East Room ; The Former Grand Stair and State Dining Room ; The Family Dining Room ; The North Central Suite ; Comparisons of the Château de Rastignac with the White House ; The White House in Miniature ; White House interiors in film ; The Bellangé Oval Room Suite ; The Orangery and conservatories ; The Jefferson Icehouse, 1801 ; The White House Visitor Center ; Selected inventories and room usage: The three floors of Hoban's original design, 1792, Inventory of the President's house, February 26, 1801, Inventory of the President's house, February 19, 1809, 1817 shipment of furnishings, Inventory of the Executive mansion, March 25, 1825, Inventory of furniture (etc.) in the President's house, January 1st, 1849, 1865 inventory of the President's house, May 26, 1865, Partial list of furnishings in the White House, 1946, New furniture and furnishings, 1952, Donations received during renovation period (1952), Room usage in 2010, Partial inventory of furnishings in the Philadelphia President's house, 1797, Commentary on the inventories
  • Foreward
  • by James Archer Abbott
  • First Presidential houses in New York City and Philadelphia, 1789-1800
  • President's palace planned, 1790-1792
  • Competition for the design of the President's house, 1792
  • Construction, 1792-1800
  • Revision, 1801-1809
  • Burning of the President's house, 1814-1815
Control code
19993819
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
x, 196 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9780786471522
Isbn Type
(illustrated case : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012046907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), photographs (some color), plans (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn829644493
  • (OCoLC)829644493

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