National Geographic : 1942 Mar
Culture Still Lights Our Wartime Capital © National Geographic Society Kodachrome by B. Anthony Stewart Washington's New Symbol of Democracy-the Pantheonlike Jefferson Memorial Designed by John Russell Pope, the monument overlooks the Tidal Basin, fringed with flowering cherry trees. A 24 -foot statue of Jefferson, sculptured by Rudolph Evans, will stand beneath the dome. Washington Monument (right); Department of Interior Building (left background). Taken from Goodyear airship Enterprise.