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Views from the Washington Monument

People run up the steps of the Lincoln Memorial at sunrise on the National Mall before the Washington Monument is set to reopen to visitors after more than three years of construction and repairs in Washington, September 19, 2019. REUTERS/Al Drago

People run up the steps of the Lincoln Memorial at sunrise on the National Mall before the Washington Monument is set to reopen to visitors after more than three years of construction and repairs in Washington, September 19, 2019. REUTERS/Al Drago

People run up the steps of the Lincoln Memorial at sunrise on the National Mall before the Washington Monument is set to reopen to visitors after more than three years of construction and repairs in Washington, September 19, 2019. REUTERS/Al Drago
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The Washington Monument is seen from the National Mall in Washington, September 18, 2019.  REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The Washington Monument is seen from the National Mall in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The Washington Monument is seen from the National Mall in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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A woman runs near the reflecting pool between the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument at sunrise on the National Mall in Washington, September 19, 2019. REUTERS/Al Drago

A woman runs near the reflecting pool between the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument at sunrise on the National Mall in Washington, September 19, 2019. REUTERS/Al Drago

A woman runs near the reflecting pool between the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument at sunrise on the National Mall in Washington, September 19, 2019. REUTERS/Al Drago
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The White House is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The White House is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The White House is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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The shadow of the Washington Monument is seen on the lawn of the National Mall from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019.  REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The shadow of the Washington Monument is seen on the lawn of the National Mall from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The shadow of the Washington Monument is seen on the lawn of the National Mall from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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The National Mall and U.S. Capitol are seen from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The National Mall and U.S. Capitol are seen from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The National Mall and U.S. Capitol are seen from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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People playing frisbee on the National Mall is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

People playing frisbee on the National Mall is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

People playing frisbee on the National Mall is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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The National Mall and U.S. Capitol are seen from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019.  REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The National Mall and U.S. Capitol are seen from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The National Mall and U.S. Capitol are seen from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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The Washington Monument is seen from the National Mall in Washington, September 18, 2019.REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The Washington Monument is seen from the National Mall in Washington, September 18, 2019.REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The Washington Monument is seen from the National Mall in Washington, September 18, 2019.REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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Washington, D.C. is seen from the top of the Washington Monument September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

Washington, D.C. is seen from the top of the Washington Monument September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

Washington, D.C. is seen from the top of the Washington Monument September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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The Lincoln Memorial is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The Lincoln Memorial is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The Lincoln Memorial is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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The Washington Monument is seen from the National Mall in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The Washington Monument is seen from the National Mall in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The Washington Monument is seen from the National Mall in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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The Lincoln Memorial is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The Lincoln Memorial is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The Lincoln Memorial is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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Trump International Hotel is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

Trump International Hotel is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

Trump International Hotel is seen from the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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The Lincoln Memorial is seen from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The Lincoln Memorial is seen from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

The Lincoln Memorial is seen from the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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A map of the National Mall is seen at the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019.  REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

A map of the National Mall is seen at the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

A map of the National Mall is seen at the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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National Park rangers converse at the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

National Park rangers converse at the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger

National Park rangers converse at the top of the Washington Monument in Washington, September 18, 2019. REUTERS/Sarah Silbiger
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