Watch Clock Station, Luray, Virginia

ID: 96-1364

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1944

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 192 Box 546 Folder 2

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Dewey M. Weakley, custodian, at Watch Clock Station #3, northeast garage, at the United States National Museum collections storage facility in Luray, Virginia, near Shenandoah National Park, during World War II. The collections were transferred there for safekeeping.


United States. National Park Service


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


Other photographs found in the same location give the date October 28, 1944. All photos were presumably taken at the same time.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 192 Box 546 Folder 2

Contact information

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



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  • WW II
  • Weakley, Dewey M
  • Storage
  • Wartime Activities
  • Luray (Va.)
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Guard Force
  • National Collections
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees


Shenandoah National Park (Va.)


  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

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Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 3 1/2w x 5 1/2h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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