From its initial construction in 1902 to its expansion in the 1930s and the endless upgrades to synch the building with each succeeding era, the West Wing has been the nerve center of American democracy.
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With the construction of the West Wing in 1902, the press was finally supplied a full-time home in the executive complex.
Photojournalism documenting the executive branch at work during the final decade of the twentieth century.