Green Room History

The Green Room in 1999, looking northeast

The Green Room in 1999, looking southeast

Door to the south porch, 1992 (HABS)

The Green Room in 1992, looking northeast (HABS)

The Green Room in 1992, looking southwest (HABS)

The Reagan Green Room in 1982 (Reagan Library)

Barbara Walters interviews the Carters in the Green Room in 1977 (NARA - Carter Library)

The Green Room after the Nixon refurbishing, circa 1977 (White House Historical Association)

Curator Clement Conger, Julie Nixon Eisenhower, designer David Richmond Byers III,
First Lady Pat Nixon, and architect Edward Vason Jones, circa 1971

Edward Vason Jones' design for the new window treatment, circa 1971 (Edward Vason Jones - Architect, Connoisseur, And Collector)

The Green Room after the Kennedy refurbishing, circa 1963 (National Geographic)

Detail of the old damask wallcoverings in 1962, shortly before being replaced (White House Historical Association)

The Green Room in 1962 (Conde Nast - Tom Leonard)

The Green Room, circa 1954 (White House postcard)

The Green Room in 1952, after the Truman reconstruction (Truman Library - Abbie Rowe)

The Green Room in 1948 (Conde Nast [flopped])

The Green Room in 1948, before the Truman reconstruction (Truman Library - Abbie Rowe)

The Green Room in 1946 (Library of Congress - Theodor Horydczak)

The Green Room, circa 1925 (Library of Congress - Theodor Horydczak)

The Green Room, circa 1924

Green Room in 1904 (Library of Congress and Library of Congress)

Hand-tinted photo of the Green Room, circa 1904, looking northeast (Library of Congress)

Hand-tinted photo of the Green Room, circa 1903, looking southeast

Hand-tinted photo of the Green Room with the portrait of Chester Arthur replacing Lucy Hayes, circa 1898

Green Room with the Clevelands' new geometric design, circa 1894

Green Room, circa 1892 [stereo] (New York Public Library)

The Green Room, circa 1891 (Library of Congress)

Hand-tinted etching of the Green Room around 1887 (Library of Congress)

The Green Room, circa 1885 (Library of Congress - misidentified as the "old Red Room")

Green Room, circa 1884 (New York Public Library)

The Green Room, circa 1883, with the Garfield decor (Library of Congress)

Green Room during the Hayes administration, circa 1879 (Marchand Collection)

Green Room, circa 1878 (New York Public Library)

The Green Room, circa 1877 (Library of Congress)

Tinted etching of the Green Room, circa 1876, looking east (Gilder Lehrman Collection)

Green Room, circa 1878 (Library of Congress [White House Historical Association])

Green Room, circa 1874, with a large portrait of Lincoln (New York Public Library)

Green Room as it appeared after Thomas Walter’s alterations during the Pierce administration, circa 1856