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Posted at 12:04 PM ET, 10/18/2012

Are you a Washingtologist? Answer this question about local architecture.

Think you’re a master of local trivia? Try answering the Washingtology question of the day from Cultural Tourism DC. Take your best guess and see what others have answered in our daily quiz.

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Answer:Benjamin Henry Latrobe

Source: “The Decaturs commissioned Benjamin Henry Latrobe, America's first professional architect and engineer, to design. . . .the first private residence in the White House neighborhood.”http://www.whitehousehistory.org/decatur-house/history_decatur-house.html

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By Cultural Tourism DC  |  12:04 PM ET, 10/18/2012

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