White House Furniture, This item was in the White House and used by many Presidents for several decades starting with President Woodrow Wilson. It is from the estate of Ike Hoover and comes with a notarized document from 1939 guaranteeing the fact that it belonged to the White House. Approximately 6' feet tall. A truly incredible piece! $42,000.
Ike Hoover served in the White House for over forty-two years, ultimately becoming Chief Usher in charge of the day-to-day operations of the presidential mansion. His memoirs, published in 1934, provide insight into the White House of Theodore Roosevelt. The name of his book is "Forty-two Years in the White House" (1934)