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13 August 1961

Construction of the Wall, 13 Aug, 1961.  Courtesy Corey Hatch.

We often forget about the faces of the people in photographs such as these.  Look at masons on the east, doing their work whilst surrounded by officers, while onlookers in the west, also surrounded by officers, watch.

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Written by mitchellirons

July 25, 2008 at 12:01 am

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  1. Thanks for posting this. Mr. Hatch’s photo was moved, or removed — and this becomes a good source for students of history and my own blog posts. Glad you had it here.

    Ed Darrell

    March 5, 2013 at 11:01 am


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