It was almost bombed by an experimental Nazi air bomber in 1940, but the attempt was thwarted by some superheroes who soon after formed the Justice Society.
The White House is the primary residence and headquarters of the Presidents of the United States.
In Lost Boys continuity, President Abraham Lincoln used the White House as a base of operations for a secret initiative to rid Washington of vampires. This initiative existed well into the 20th century and involved the participation of nearly every Chief Executive since Lincoln.
In 2002, after the plague that wiped out nearly every mammal carrying a Y chromosome, congresswoman Jennifer Brown sequestered herself in the Oval Office of the White House and maintained security until the incumbent, Margaret Valentine, could take her position as the world's first female Chief Executive.
Points of Interest
- Rose Garden
- Oval Office
- Abraham Lincoln
- Franklin Delano Roosevelt
- Ronald Reagan
- Bill Clinton
- George H. W. Bush
- Lex Luthor (as POTUS)
- Pete Ross (as VP and POTUS)
- Lana Lang (as 1st Lady)
- Jennifer Brown (Y: the Last Man)
- Jonathan Horne
- Margaret Valentine (Y: the Last Man)
Links and References
- White House article at Wikipedia
- White House article at the Marvel Database Project
- Official White House website
- National Park Service website for the President's Park
- The White House Museum, a detailed online tour of the White House
- Exterior photographs of the White House in all seasons
- Twentieth Century American Sculpture at the White House