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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Resolute Desk

  • Aired: 03/06/2017
  • 02:31
  • Rating: NR
It’s lived at the White House since 1879 and been the centerpiece of the Oval Office on and off since 1961. You’ve no doubt seen pictures of many a president sitting behind it, and even a few presidents’ kids hiding under it. But here's a lot more to the Resolute Desk.
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There’s more to this presidential piece of furniture than meets the eye.
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