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Photographer: Craig Swain
Caption: Pheidippides Statue in the Memorial
Additional Description: This statue, on the south side of the arch, depicting Pheidippides who brought news of the Greek victory at Marathon, symbolizes the correspondent. He is sheathing a sword, wearing Mercury's helmet, and using the pipes of Pan.
Submitted: July 29, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Database Locator Identification Number: p45291
File Size: 1.348 Megabytes
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