Francis Marion “Reflections”
(Manning, South Carolina)
Citi Trends, 16 W. Rigby St., Manning, SC
14 feet high X 30 feet wide, completed 2011
Sponsor: Swamp Fox Mural Trail Society
During the American Revolution, 1780, as General Marion and the men of his Brigade pushed back the British forces in the Black and Santee River basins, it is unlikely that they ever thought of how they would be remembered by future generations. It is even unlikely that Marion lived long enough to know he was called the “Swamp Fox”. As Francis Marion is getting a drink of water in the river his reflection is cast as a Fox..