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To make the White House more kid-friendly, President Jimmy Carter had a tree house built on the South Lawn for his daughter, Amy. Although a White House carpenter was credited with building the play structure, Carter played an instrumental role in designing the tree house atop posts on the ground and without nails so as to preserve the historic trees on the lawn.
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