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Preserving Pocahontas

Panoramic view of Camp Watoga, Civilian Conservation Corps, Company 1525. The white stones in front of the flagpole at the left are arranged to spell out the name of the camp. Mr. Sid Neese was Superintendent of Camp Watoga and later became the senior project superintendent over the three camps that constructed the facilities at Watoga State Park. This beautiful photograph was taken by Cal Gay. Photo courtesy of Tom Shipley, ID: PHP002434

Access the “Preserving Pocahontas” Digital Library at or If you have historical records or photographs to be scanned for the county Historical Archive contact Preservation Officer B. J. Gudmundsson at 304-799-3989 or email Prints of photographs are available.

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