Today, Inauguration Day, is an obvious opportunity to take a trip back through White House history. Specifically, a look at some of those fascinating archival images of past presidents and their families at home on the White House grounds.
Among the historical photo galleries and articles related to that big yard at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue:
- A look at the presidential pets and their owners at play in the 'First Yard.'
- White House patios, porches and other presidential retreats
- White House pools, spas and water features
President Lyndon Johnson and his grandson, Patrick, cool off in the pool. LBJ Library Photo by Yoichi R. Okamoto / D1493-15