Memorials undergo renovations in Washington (14 images)

A controversial quote is removed from the MLK Memorial, while NPS continues cleanup on the Lincoln Memorial.
Updated: Aug. 2, 2013 at 9:19 AM
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Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Sculptor Lei Yixin leaves the Memorial as he prepares to speak to the media on his work to remove an inscription, 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
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