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MASONV_050529_040.JPG: A plane takes off from National Airport, with Catholic University below it.
MASONV_050529_054.JPG: The Capitol and, to the right of it, the Library of Congress
MASONV_050529_058.JPG: Again, construction on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge with the Washington Harbor behind it.
MASONV_050529_066.JPG: The Washington Monument with the Jefferson Memorial to the right of it. You can see Silver Spring in the distance on the left.
MASONV_050529_085.JPG: I-295's bridge is on the other side of the Potomac River
MASONV_050529_089.JPG: The control tower for National Airport is here. You can also see Catholic University in the distance on the right.
MASONV_050529_094.JPG: Woodrow Wilson Bridge
MASONV_050529_104.JPG: You can see the outline of Fort Dahlgren in the middle right. The dish on the left was used for a watering source by the railroad. There's talk that the lodge will be able to buy it at some point.
MASONV_050529_138.JPG: Construction continues on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge. In the background, the cleared section of land is for the Washington Harbor.
MASONV_050529_167.JPG: National Cathedral in the distance
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