Q&A with William Seale
William Seale talked about his book The President’s House: A History (The Johns Hopkins University Press; 2nd edition, April 23, 2008/ White House Historical Association; Deluxe Edition, September 2008). This is a two volume set on the history of the White House and the people who lived there. Mr. Seale also talked about his career. Mr. Seale is the author of many other books including The White House: History of an American Idea. He has been involved in restoration projects of many state capitols including Mississippi, Florida, Kansas, Michigan, and Ohio. He is the editor of White House History, a journal of the White House Historical Association. Mr. Seale also talked about “White House Week,” C-SPAN’s seven night look at the White House beginning that weekend. close
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