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Washington Monument Restoration Unearths Second Time Capsule

Cornerstone of monument contains objects buried since 1815.

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Then and Now: Washington Monument

Located in historic Mt. Vernon Square, the surrounding grassy knolls have hosted FlowerMart, the Baltimore Book Festival, and, of course, the monument's annual holiday lighting.

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