The white house

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The white house

  1. 1. The White House
  2. 2.  Every president since John Adams has occupied the White House, and the history of this building extends far beyond the construction of its walls. From the Ground Floor Corridor rooms, transformed from their early use as service areas, to the State Floor rooms, where countless leaders and dignitaries have been entertained, the White House is both the home of the President of the United States his family and a museum of American history. The White House is a place where history continues to
  3. 3. The Oval Of The Oval Office is the official office of the President of the United States. The President uses the Oval Office as his primary place of work. It is positioned to provide easy access to his staff in the West Wing and to allow him to retire easily to the White House residence at the end of the day. The President commonly chooses the Oval
  4. 4. Décor&Art The White House, constructed between 1792 and 1800, is the official residence of the President of the United States and a living museum of American history.
  5. 5.  The White House’s collection of fine and decorative arts includes historic objects associated with the White House and the Presidency and significant or representative works by a variety of American and European artists and craftsmen that are consistent with the historic character of the house.
  6. 6. W.H Trivia There are 132 rooms, 35 bathrooms, and 6 levels in the Residence. There are also 412 doors, 147 windows, 28 fireplaces, 8 staircases, and 3 elevators. At various times in history, the White House has been known as the "Presidents Palace," the "Presidents House," and the "Executive Mansion." President
  7. 7. W.H Trivia in office...Presidential Firsts while President James Polk (1845-49) was the first President to have his photograph taken... President Theodore Roosevelt (1901-09) was not only the first President to ride in an automobile, but also the first President to travel outside the country when he visited Panama... President Franklin Roosevelt (1933- 45) was the first President to ride in an airplane. The White House kitchen is able to serve dinner to as many as 140 guests and hors doeuvres to more
  8. 8. Thats it. We hope you enjoyed. Made by: Gislani Lima and Tamyres Gomes

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