Here’s what the projected Government budget for 1920 looked like.

Additional spending estimates of the Engineering Department included the “Care and Maintenance of Washington Monument” as well as “Care and Maintenance of Lincoln Memorial.” The War Department submitted for request an estimate of $15,820 for the care and maintenance of the Washington Monument. In comparison, after an earthquake in August of 2011, the Park Service spent $200,000 alone on the inspection of the Washington Monument.

For more budgetary blasts from the past, to the Text Mesage.

Here’s what the projected Government budget for 1920 looked like.

Additional spending estimates of the Engineering Department included the “Care and Maintenance of Washington Monument” as well as “Care and Maintenance of Lincoln Memorial.” The War Department submitted for request an estimate of $15,820 for the care and maintenance of the Washington Monument. In comparison, after an earthquake in August of 2011, the Park Service spent $200,000 alone on the inspection of the Washington Monument.

For more budgetary blasts from the past, to the Text Mesage.

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