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Samuel S. Hawley Papers

Identifier: TMD184

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a scrapbook with pamphlets, clippings, military papers, photographs (ca.1943-1945).


  • 1943-1945


Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

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

Samuel Hawley was born in Connecticut in 1925 and enlisted in the Army at Hartford, Connecticut in July 1943. At the time of enlistment he was unmarried and had completed four years of high school. Hawley joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colorado. He was assigned to Company B of the 86th Infantry Regiment. Hawley was also stationed at Camp Swift, Texas before being sent to Italy. He attained the rank of Sergeant. Hawley died in 2006.


.25 Boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Samuel Hawley; Gift; 1998.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Samuel S. Hawley Papers
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Repository Details

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

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