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Tue Sep 11, 2012, 03:50 AM

Photo: View of DC from the Washington Mon. 100 years ago




Trees!! Where are the lobbyists?

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Reply Photo: View of DC from the Washington Mon. 100 years ago (Original post)
Ichingcarpenter Sep 2012 OP
Proud Public Servant Sep 2012 #1
liberal N proud Sep 2012 #2
Jeff In Milwaukee Sep 2012 #4
rgbecker Sep 2012 #3
madokie Sep 2012 #5
pinboy3niner Sep 2012 #6
StrictlyRockers Sep 2012 #7

Response to Ichingcarpenter (Original post)

Tue Sep 11, 2012, 06:59 AM

1. Very cool! [nt]

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Response to Ichingcarpenter (Original post)

Tue Sep 11, 2012, 07:35 AM

2. Oh how it has changed

You wouldn't hardly recognize it if it were not for some important landmarks.

Here is a more recent picture.

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Response to liberal N proud (Reply #2)

Tue Sep 11, 2012, 08:53 AM

4. Lots of the changes happened during FDR...

Look at the cornerstones of the buildings in the Federal Triangle. I can't imagine what a mess the area must have been during those years!

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Response to Ichingcarpenter (Original post)

Tue Sep 11, 2012, 08:49 AM

3. Here's a picture from Jan of 2009.




Looking forward to 2013 repeat.

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Response to rgbecker (Reply #3)

Tue Sep 11, 2012, 08:56 AM

5. Thats the best one of the bunch

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Response to Ichingcarpenter (Original post)

Tue Sep 11, 2012, 09:05 AM

6. Here's one with the AIDS Quilt there in '96



A quilt created in memory of AIDS victims stretches from the Washington Monument to the U.S. Capitol on Oct. 11, 1996. File photo by Ron Edmonds, AP

http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/story/2012-06-19/aids-quilt-names-project/55746754/1

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Response to Ichingcarpenter (Original post)

Tue Sep 11, 2012, 04:23 PM

7. The only lobbyist for the trees was the Lorax.

And last I heard, he flew off outta here.

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