United States -- Army -- Mountain Division, 10th -- Archival resources.
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Collection consists of approximately 200 letters from Smith to his parents from 1943-1946, including newspaper clippings, photographs and postcards. A letter from February 11, 1946 included a burned letter that had been in an airmail plane crash. Notes regarding content description of 185 letters were provided by Barbara Mason (Smith) Selby.
The collection spans December 24, 1944 to March 29, 1945 and includes letters between Murphy and his wife, Yvette. Also included are letters between Murphy and his sister-in-law, Rheita Turgeon. Murphy began sending letters home just two days after his arrival in Italy. His first letters describe his impressions of Italy. Later letters provide numerous details and observations about his life on the front lines, his brief hospitalization and his short assignment to a rest camp.
Collection contains memoir: My Father, Soldier (2016). Memoir based on information collected by son, Michael P. Peterson.
Collection consists of photographs of, or taken by, Barbour as well as a copy of the May 22, 1945 issue of the Blizzard newspaper, and a photograph (copy) of his headstone.
Collection consists mainly of correspondence from Franklin Wirth Walker to Vera Mae (Foster) Walker during his service with the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colorado; Camp Swift, Texas; and in Italy. There are also letters from Vera to Franklin and to and from other family members and friends. One folder contains Franklin's life insurance certificate and Army salary allotment receipt, Vera's teaching contract and the couple's wedding announcement.
Photocopy of typewritten memoir transcribed by Harold Van Dusen’s wife, Mary Ellen Van Dusen, entitled, “Harold Van Dusen – War Memoirs,” undated, circa 1999 (46 pages).
Photographs from Camp Hale and Italy, as well as information booklet from Camp Hale
- Ski troops. 8
- Camp Hale (Colo.) -- Archival resources 3
- Military maneuvers -- Cold weather conditions. 3
- Personal papers 3
- Correspondence 2
- Memoirs 2
- Mountain warfare. 2
- Photographs 2
- Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence 2
- Soldiers -- United States -- Photographs. 2
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 2
- Brochures 1
- Camp Hale (Colo.) 1
- Camp Hale (Colo.) -- Archival resources. 1
- Camp Swift (Tex.) -- Archival resources 1
- Letters (correspondence). 1
- Microfilms 1
- Photocopies 1
- Ski troops -- Photographs. 1
- Skis and skiing 1 + ∧ less