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From the White House:

Bo found a tennis ball. Fetch, anyone?

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From the White House:

Bo found a tennis ball. Fetch, anyone?

Meet the Newest Puppy in the White House

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President Obama and his family welcomed a new four-legged family member to the White House. The puppy’s name is Sunny and she’s a Portuguese Water Dog, just like her big brother, Bo.

Learn more about the new puppy in the White House.

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From the White House:

Spotted: A prince at the White House.
Last week, Prince Harry of Wales joined First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden for the Mother’s Day tea with military families.

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From the White House:

Spotted: A prince at the White House.

Last week, Prince Harry of Wales joined First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden for the Mother’s Day tea with military families.

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From the National Archives:

Take a HistoryPin tour of the reconstruction of the Blue Room in the White House. 
The White House may look the same from the outside, but from 1947 through 1952, the interior underwent a complete reconstruction.
Read more about the reconstruction process on our Education Updates blog.

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From the National Archives:

Take a HistoryPin tour of the reconstruction of the Blue Room in the White House. 

The White House may look the same from the outside, but from 1947 through 1952, the interior underwent a complete reconstruction.

Read more about the reconstruction process on our Education Updates blog.

Image description: Workmen remove the west wall of the White House between the Rose Garden and the main stairway during the 1950 renovation.
Photo from the National Archives

Image description: Workmen remove the west wall of the White House between the Rose Garden and the main stairway during the 1950 renovation.

Photo from the National Archives