National Geographic : 1945 Jul
(c) National Geographic Society Kodachrome byWillard R.Culver Between Mountains and Meadows a B & 0 Train Follows the Looping Potomac; Trees Cover ItsOld Rival,- the Canal (Right Bank) Sight-seers sit on Cacapon Mountain. From it four States may be seen: West Virginia (left), Maryland (right),Pennsylvania, and Virginia. The view was cele brated even in 1769, when George Washington "rid (rode) to see the prospect from thence." Nearly a century later Confederate troops mounted cannon onCacapon.