26 june 1968 & national park service dismantles resurrection city
#OTD 26 June 2018 National Park Service workers continue to dismantle Resurrection City, destroying the encampment that housed ~3,000 residents for six weeks. The above photo and others taken by a U.S. News & World Report photographer show the remains of the city, including:
Your comments are welcome below. Did you, a family member or neighbor (know people who) remain in DC after the dismantling of Resurrection City? Do you remember reading about or seeing the destruction of Resurrection City? Do you have photos of the destruction of Resurrection City? Were you one of the NPS workers that dismantled Resurrection City? You may comment privately here.
Photo source: Courtesy Library of Congress. U.S News & World Report, "Tearing Down of Wood Huts," 25 June 1968. WKL, photographer. #19326.