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Ferel E. Mitchell Papers

Identifier: TMD378

Scope and Contents

Collection contains photographs, correspondence, programs, manuals, Army nurses regulations, Camp Hale telephone directory (1942-1944), reminiscence of time at Camp Hale (1988).


  • 1942-1944, 1988
  • Majority of material found within 1942 - 1944

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Biographical / Historical

Ferel E. Mitchell was born on October 14, 1909. She worked as a student nurse at Bethel Hospital and Methodist Sanitorium in Colorado Springs, Colorado until August 18, 1942 when she enlisted in the Women's Army Corps and worked as a nurse during training of the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colorado. Mitchell passed away on August 1, 2001.


1 box : .25 linear feet

Other Finding Aids

Finding aid in repository.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Ferel E. Mitchell, 1988.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

Part of 10th Mountain Division Resource Center: Series 5 : Collections relating to 10th


Formerly cataloged as WH549.


Formerly part of: Series 5 : Collections relating to 10th.

Ferel E. Mitchell Papers
Keli Schmid
November 13, 2020
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States