Unbuilt White Houses of the Nineteenth Century

Unbuilt White Houses of the Nineteenth Century

William B. Bushong, Chief Historian, White House Historical Association Throughout the latter half of the nineteenth century, several major proposals were made to alleviate crowding at the White House by erecting a new residence for the president and converting the …

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Students Celebrate President Lincoln’s Legacy

In the final climactic scene of Paths to Freedom, President Lincoln signs the Emancipation Proclamation in his White House office. The White House Historical Association is dedicated to educating the public about the history of the White House. In an …

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First Kid for a Day Program Featured on FCPS TV

WHHA’s First Kid for a Day outreach program is being featured on SchoolScene, a Fairfax County Public School cable show, until January 16th. Check your local listings, or view the streaming video here.