Tag: George Washington

Soon to be de-scaffolded Washington Monument, with Treasury Building at right.

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Photographing History by Bill Lebovich: Washington Monuments and Robert Mills

Robert Mills, one of the earliest American born professional architects , designed the Washington Monument in Baltimore and later designed the Washington Monument on the National Mall.  For the latter monument, Mills proposed a colonnade around the base of the structure,but it was not erected.  Baltimore, photos 1,2.  Washington,  photo 3, scaffolding going up to repair earthquake damage, photo 4.  (C) Bill Lebovich, 2013.  All rights reserved.ImageImageImageImage