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Oval Office Decor

This Feb. 29, 2008 file photo shows a view of President Bush's Oval Office at the White House in Washington. Presidents typically put their own touches on the Oval Office early in their terms. Bush brought in a rug designed by his wife, Laura. It included radiating stripes, which he often said suggested to him the optimism of a sunrise. (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File)

The Oval Office through the years

As one of the most famous work spaces in the world, the Oval Office at the White House has seen an array of historic moments and presidential tchotchkes. Here is a closer look at its changing decor throughout the years.