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Richard C. Over Papers

Identifier: TMD342

Scope and Contents

Collection contains photographs of Colo. Ski Hall of Fame ceremony, statue at Fort Drum, NY, and Camp Hale, Colo. (1944, 1999, 2013), personal papers (1976), military records (1940s), ephemera, and magazine article (2010).


  • 1944-2013


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

Richard C. Over was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania March 22, 1924, the son of Harry E. and Marie C. Over. He completed four years of high school before enlisting in the Army on April 12, 1943 in Pittsburgh. Richard Over served with the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colorado and Camp Swift, Texas before being selected for the Army warrant officer program. Following the War, Over received a degree in electro-mechanical engineering. Throughout his career he served as a physical metallurgist, college instructor, director of marketing and director of advertising services.


.25 Boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; Richard Over; 1985, 2010.


Repository also has: Richard C. Over oral history (OH231), Earl Clark and Richard Over oral history (OH206).


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Richard C. Over Papers
Keli Schmid
September 18, 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

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States