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Neil H. Foley Papers

Identifier: TMD247

Scope and Contents

Collection contains photographs of ski troop training and equipment at Mount Rainier, Wash. (1942).


  • circa 1942


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

Neil H. Foley was born in Massachusetts on July 16, 1907 and enlisted in the Army at Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas on July 7, 1942. At the time of enlistment he was married, had completed three years of college and working as a general industry clerk. Foley joined the 10th Mountain Division at Ft. Lewis, Washington and was assigned to the 10th Mountain Cavalry Reconnaissance Troop, later serving with Company L, 87th Infantry Regiment and Company A, 86th Infantry Regiment. He died on April 2, 1992 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.


1 photo box

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; Unknown; Unknown.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Neil H. Foley Papers
Keli Schmid
May 7, 2020
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Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
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Repository Details

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

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