Maintaining the Monuments

Title

Maintaining the Monuments

Description

The National Park Service employs many special maintenance teams to keep the Mall beautiful. Their role is to preserve the monuments and maintain the landscapes. Landscapers care for the grounds and remove 3-4 tons of trash daily. A special crew preserves the monuments and memorials. In this photo one such worker cleans the Lincoln Memorial.

Source

National Park Service Internal Archive

Date

7/13/2012

Coverage

Original Format

Photograph

Description

The National Park Service employs many special maintenance teams to keep the Mall beautiful. Their role is to preserve the monuments and maintain the landscapes. Landscapers care for the grounds and remove 3-4 tons of trash daily. A special crew preserves the monuments and memorials. In this photo one such worker cleans the Lincoln Memorial.

Date

7/13/2012

Coverage

2000-present

Source

National Park Service Internal Archive