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  1. Patriotic Songs We Love: Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Lower Township Gazette

    ... to Guthrie, singing this classic on the occasion of Seeger's 90th birthday. The backdrop is perfect: the Washington Monument. I picked "God bless America" by Irving Berlin because of the personal nature of the song. The lyrics say America is the ...

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  2. Vice President Millard FillmoreRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... of July holiday listening to a conciliatory speech by Senator Foote and laying a ceremonial stone at the Washington Monument. He appeared to experience a mild heat stroke and returned to the White House for refreshments. Taylor drank iced milk, ate ...

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  3. Smithsonian's Renwick Gallery renovation gets $5.4 million from David RubensteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... his latest in a series of multi-million-dollar gifts to restore major American landmarks, including the Washington Monument , and Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's home in Charlottesville, Virginia. The Renwick Gallery's Grand Salon will be named in ...

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  4. The Smithsonian American Art Museum Receives a $5.4 Million Gift from ...Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Renwick Gallery is the latest in a series of gifts to restore important American landmarks, such as the Washington Monument, the National Archives and Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's home in Charlottesville, Va. "I am delighted to have the support of ...

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  5. Maine's scenic Vinalhaven Island by ferry and bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Newsday

    ... and city streets around the country, including for Civil War forts, the base of the Brooklyn Bridge, the Washington Monument and New York's Cathedral of St. John the Divine. The industry died out as granite was replaced by steel and concrete, but ...

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  6. American Art Museum Nets a $5.4 Million Gift for Renwick Gallery RenovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | City Paper

    ... and co-CEO of the Carlyle Group. An active preservationist, Rubenstein has also made recent gifts to the Washington Monument, the National Archives, and Monticello. The two-year renovation (the gallery's first in four decades ) will include a ...

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  7. Washington MonumentRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Honest Hypocrite

    Freed from its scaffolding cage, but not yet open to the public.

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  8. Of pecky cyprus and menRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | World Magazine

    ... a high school chaperone. Descending the steps of the memorial, my husband and I had a clear view of the Washington Monument, where careful observation will reveal that there are two different shades of marble in the 555-foot-tall obelisk. This ...

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  9. Honor Flight takes Utah's WWII vets to DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | KSL-TV

    ... to the brave men. They will be taken to the World War II monument, the Vietnam and Lincoln memorials, Washington Monument, and several other landmarks. Those who would like to participate should line the street of 700 North and 2200 West by 4:30 ...

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  10. New ultrastiff, ultralight material developedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Science Blog

    ... structures soar to impressive heights, and each was the world's tallest building when completed. But the Washington Monument is a massive stone structure, while the Eiffel Tower achieves similar strength using a lattice of steel beams and struts ...

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  11. Winter blues about to turn pinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | CNN

    ... bloomed a lot later than usual last year because of cold weather. When Piper took these photographs, the Washington Monument was under repair. A 5.8 magnitude earthquake caused cracks in the monument in 2011, according to the National Park Service. ...

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  12. Shakira Says She Doesn't Need MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Inside Colombia

    ... D.C. and asked him (in English) to identify both Abraham Lincoln and the "obelisk" - better known as the Washington Monument. The singer uploaded a video of the lesson with the caption, "Mommy is explaining the Declaration of Independence! I'm very ...

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  13. Woman Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison For Breaking Daughter's Arms and LegsRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Frederick. The small town is a gateway to colonial and civil war heritage locations like National Road , Washington Monument State Park , South Mountain and Antietam National Battlefield . Inn Boonsboro , a themed, restored bed and breakfast that is ...

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  14. Politics 2010A Red Tide of ChangeRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... Stewart, too, came into the moment of unity and reconciliation he helped create there in the glow of the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial, a place where humor and feeling and real Americans - real persons - can live. By the way, General ...

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  15. Band of Gold headed to DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

    ... be able to watch the national symphony perform during its annual concert and watch the fireworks over Washington Monument. The band, family members and school staff will leave July 2 and return July 5. "It's an honor for them to participate in it ...

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  16. An aerial view of the Washington Monument in Washington, DC.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    But now, with alliances blurred in the Mideast, the two countries are talking about how to stop an offensive in Iraq by al-Qaida-inspired insurgents.

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  17. Fixing leaks and turning back old age: Capitol getting specialized face liftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... Museum building on State Street. >>>The Guilders' Studio of Olney, Md., has completed work on the Washington Monument and the Georgia State Capitol Dome and will be re-gilding the eagle; >>>Robinson Iron of Alexander City, Ala., has worked on large ...

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  18. Osan resident office builds on Air Force visionRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | The United States Army

    With a heritage that dates back to construction of the Washington Monument, Panama Canal and the Pentagon, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Osan Resident Office has a lot to live up to.

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  19. Washington Monument Reopens After Earthquake DamageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | WTVC

    ... the 130-year-old stone obelisk. After fences were dismantled and construction equipment removed, the Washington Monument drew a cross section of Americans who wanted to be among to first visit the newly reopened historic site. For many of them, it ...

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  20. EarthCam Commemorates the Opening of the 9/11 Memorial Museum with Ten...Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... construction work. Landmark and New York projects documented by EarthCam include: Statue of Liberty and Washington Monument Restorations, Whitney Museum of American Art, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, The National WWII Museum, Smithsonian ...

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