Building the Washington Monument’s Foundation Tom Featured, Notable People & Places Fri Dec 13th, 2013 1 Comment These are two amazing images that we dug up on the Internet. The first shows the construction of a concrete foundation for the structure. The second shows the team digging down to make the foundation. Washington Monument foundation digging the Washington Monument foundation Source: Digital History Project Amazon.com Widgets Tags Washington Monument Related Posts 9th and G Street Looked Very Different in 1922 Wed Jul 30th, 2014 Can You Find Your House on This 1919 Map of Columbia Heights? Wed Jul 30th, 2014 How Awesome Was It To Swim in the Reflecting Pool? Wed Jul 30th, 2014 Fascinating Photo of Washington & Lee High School in Arlington Wed Jul 30th, 2014 What Did American University Look Like in 1916? Tue Jul 29th, 2014 Old U.S. Naval Observatory in Foggy Bottom Wed Jul 9th, 2014 http://nailsonblackboards.blogspot.com/ Bernie Gilbert Interesting that the view in the distance is so empty that it might as well be the Texas panhandle.