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

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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.”

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