1792 – The cornerstone of the Executive Mansion was laid in Washington, DC. The building became known as the White House in 1818.


White House, drawing by James Hoban

White House, drawing by James Hoban

Drawing of the elevation of the White House by James Hoban, 1792; in the Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore.Courtesy of the Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore

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  1. Several more layers of factual truths lie under the cornerstone in the foundations referenced.

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    You are on a journey Native girl……

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