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White House Stonemasons

William Seale talked about the stonemasons who built the mansion’s 18th century outer walls and who were the craftsmen behind its decorative… read more

William Seale talked about the stonemasons who built the mansion’s 18th century outer walls and who were the craftsmen behind its decorative stone carvings. The stonemasons included Scottish immigrants and skilled slaves. The story is told in his book, A White House of Stone: Building America’s First Ideal in Architecture, published by the White House Historical Association. close

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White House Stonemasons

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Program ID:
434289-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Interview
Location:
White House, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 29, 2017 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 29, 2018 | 4:52am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Oct 29, 2017 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 30, 2017 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 04, 2017 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 05, 2017 | 6:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 23, 2017 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 24, 2017 | 7:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2018 | 2:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2018 | 7:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2018 | 12:10am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 29, 2018 | 4:52am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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