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William Ralph Weaver
1905 -1975

Inventor of the Weaver Scope and President of the Weaver Scope Company which was a large production plant here for many years and in its heyday employed hundreds of El Pasoans. Weaver Scopes shipped around the world and are still regarded as the best optics available. Weaver Scope Company also produced sniper scopes for the US military in WWII. Bill Weaver philanthropic generosity was quietly bestowed upon the city he adopted and loved.

Uploaded on 03.30.2015 by El Paso Museum of History

Eastside / Cielo Vista, (1930 - 1939), Business

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