Kelly, Niall
December 2000
American History;Dec2000, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p46
Profiles James Hoban, an Irishman who designed and built the White House in Washington, D.C. twice after the British burned it down in 1814. Biographical information on Hoban; His early years in the United States; Details on the design and construction of the White House; Hoban's inspiration in his architectural designs. INSET: TIME TRAVELER.


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