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Duard O. Goldsborough Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD273

Scope and Contents

Collection contains a set of 19 prints generate for Look or Life magazine. Images includes Goldsborough and fellow serviceman Robert Byrum posing with WACS and other men returning to Newport News, Va. from combat in August 1945. The photos were taken for a magazine article that was never published.

Dates

  • 1945

Creator

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 permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The imply 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

Deward (changed to Duard) O. Goldsborough was born in 1926 in Oklahoma. He enlisted in the Army at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, on June 7, 1944. At the time of his enlistment he had completed two years of college and was single, without dependents. He joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Swift, Texas, and was assigned to Headquarters Company of the 10th Mountain Division, later serving in Company F of the 85th Infantry Regiment, before being sent to Italy. While engaged in combat operations against German forces occupying Italy, he received the Bronze Star Medal for his actions at Mt. Della Torraccia on February 22, 1945. Goldsborough attained the rank of Staff Sergeant.

Extent

1 photo box

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; Duard Goldsborough; 2003.

General

Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Title
Duard O. Goldsborough Papers,1945
Author
Keli Schmid
Date
June 3, 2020
Description rules
Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

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