Paintings of the 19th Century White House, Extra

Peter Waddell talked about his painting of Mrs. Hayes' bedroom in the White House. Topics included the people who lived in the… read more

Peter Waddell talked about his painting of Mrs. Hayes' bedroom in the White House. Topics included the people who lived in the house, and the changes over the years in interior decoration and in how the White House was perceived. The White House Historical Association had commissioned artist Peter Waddell to make 14 paintings of the White House as it appeared throughout the 19th century. 

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Paintings of the 19th Century White House, Extra

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298910-3
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 28, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 29, 2012

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  • Aug 28, 2012 | 9:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2012 | 5:09am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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