Storage Building, Luray, Virginia

ID: 96-1351

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: May 11, 1942

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 192 Box 544 Folder 13

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Summary

The storage building in Luray, Virginia, near Shenandoah National Park, where United States National Museum collections were transferred for safekeeping during World War II. Photographs includes handwritten notes describing renovations needed.

Subject

United States. National Park Service

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 192 Box 544 Folder 13

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

May 11, 1942

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Storage
  • Wartime Activities
  • Luray (Va.)
  • National Collections
  • World War, 1939-1945

Place

Shenandoah National Park (Va.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

96-1351

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 5 1/2w x 2 1/2h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print

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