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John Skillern photograph album

Identifier: C MSS TMD Photo Album 4

Scope and Contents

Views of training exercises at Camp Hale, Colorado and Mt. Rainier in Washington State. Images of rock and ice climbing, skiing, and military training exercises.


  • 1943

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

John Skillern was a member of the Mountain Training Group, 86th Mountain Infantry Regiment, Company A, Service Company, and the 10th Cavalry Reconnaissance Troop.


1 photo boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

John Skillern;gift.


Title supplied by cataloger.


Some of the photographic prints have handwritten identification.

Table of Contents

John Eberhart -- Wally Sweet -- Rudy Anderson -- Hunt & Patterson, US alp. team, 10th Recon... -- Lt. Crooks & Pason -- Pupil McCreeder -- Donnie French -- Andy Reynolds -- Dick French -- Art Roth & Ebby -- Dick French & Dick Skillern -- Kay Smith -- Ebby & Scott Osborne -- Chuck Hampton & Don French -- King & Manson -- Huntley and a ptarmigan -- Russ Cavanaugh in the ice towers -- Vic Gottschalk -- Weidman -- Snow shoeing in Colo. -- Nick Hock -- Rudy Schuackenberg [?] -- Big Bill Clark -- Hut Paterson -- Lionel Hayes -- Burn McCoy -- Woody Waldrip killed in war -- Victor Gottschalk -- Art Jargenson -- Freddy Hartwell -- John Sugden -- Bill Clark -- John Jennings -- Bud Woutus [?] -- Joe Duske, killed in combat -- Jim Crooks -- Ole Dahlen, killed -- Fred Hartwell on way back from shower -- Bud Abbott Phillips -- Crag Gilbert -- Bob Jannett.

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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