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The President’s House

The President’s House

At the newly debuted President’s House, visitors can take time to reflect on the African origins of millions of enslaved individuals in the United States. The cramped space provides a sense of the uncomfortable living conditions endured by many during the nation’s early years.

Credit: Photo by M. Edlow for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: African-American, Historic District, History, Multicultural, Museums & Attractions

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