Building the Washington Monument’s Foundation 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 Like Ghosts of DC on Facebook Get more GoDC posts by emailSign up to receive our great posts right in your inbox! Tags Washington Monument Amazon.com Widgets 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.