National Geographic : 1945 Jul
Fairchild Aerial Surveys When It Became Public Land, Cupids Bower Lost Its Name but Retained All ItsCharm Trees hide the tiny channel that separates the wooded isle, now called Sherwin, from the Maryland shore (left). This view isdownstream toward Washington; two miles upstream is Great Falls. The winding C and 0 Canal is seen between road and river. Black Pond, withinthe curve, isfilled with dark, clear water.