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Robert J. Nordhaus Papers

Identifier: M2024

Scope and Contents

The collection includes files notebooks from Italy (1945); and a biography from the New Mexico Ski Hall of Fame (2003).


  • 1941-1948, 2003


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

Robert Nordhaus was born in N.M. in 1909 and enlisted in the Army at Santa Fe, N.M. in 1941. He joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colo. and was assigned to the 10th Headquarters Company and later served in the 710th Mountain Ordinance; and the 10th Quartermaster Battalion, Headquarters. Nordhaus transferred to Camp Swift, Tex. before being sent to Italy. He received a Bronze Star medal for his actions in the Apennines and Po Valley. Nordhaus attained the rank of Major. He died in 2007.


1 envelope

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Robert J. Nordhaus, 1998.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.

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Repository Details

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

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