The White House is the official residence and workplace of the President of the United States. The July Residence Act named Philadelphia, Pennsylvania the temporary Construction on the French house was initially started before , .. White House tours were suspended for most of due to budget.
In , President Theodore Roosevelt officially named the Executive Mansion the “White House”. Before that, the White House had been called several names, .
"There is much trouble at the White House, as we call it, I mean the President's" ( quoted in W. B. Bryan, "The Name White House," Records of the Columbia.
However, a lesser known fact about Roosevelt is that he actually named The White House! Before Roosevelt was President, The White House was commonly .
The White House is one of the most iconic buildings in the city, and yet most do not know the origin of the name. That's the question we looked.
Our first president, George Washington, selected the site for the White House in The cornerstone was laid in and a competition design submitted by.