Memorials undergo renovations in Washington (14 images)

A controversial quote is removed from the MLK Memorial, while NPS continues cleanup on the Lincoln Memorial.
11 of 14
People visit the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial as it is covered as sculptor Lei Yixin removes a quote from the side of the memorial, in Washington, DC on August 1, 2013. Workers are removing the controversial 'drum major' quote inscription on the side of the Memorial. UPI/Kevin Dietsch
| License Photo