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Washington Monument Damage

View earthquake-related damage and cracks in the Washington Monument.

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National Park Service
Fallen debris on the floor of the observation deck
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National Park Service
From inside the pyramidion of the Washington Monument.
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National Park Service
Steve Lorenzetti, Deputy Superintendent of Planning, and Robert A. Vogel, Superintendent of the National Mall and Memorial Parks confer with Ned Wallace, Civil Engineer, inside the Washington Monument.
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National Park Service
Debris on stairs coming down from the Monument’s observation deck.
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U.S. Park Police Aviation Unit
Crack on the west side of the Washington Monument’s pyramidion.
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U.S. Park Police Aviation Unit
Crack on the west side of the Washington Monument’s pyramidion.
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