The Importance Of The Washington Monument

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The Washington Monument is one of the most important monuments because it’s a monument for our first president, George Washington! I remember learning about George Washington in history class and something that stuck with me was that he said not to split into two political parties. Unfortunately, we did not listen and here we are voting every 4 or 8 years for a new president! I remember visiting the Washington Monument with my family when I was younger and I was amazing to see that the monument was in 2 different colors! This is because the National Washington Monument Society did not have enough money to complete the monument (National Park Service, 5.) In 1884 the U.S. Government took hold of the project and used a marble from a different
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