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Levi W. Fitterer Papers

Identifier: M2107

Scope and Contents

Collection contains an 11 page typewritten memoir chronicling Fitterer's experiences with the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colorado; Camp Swift, Texas; and service in Italy (ca.1995).


  • 1995


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

Levi Fitterer was born in Pennsylvania November 24, 1925 the son of Levi and Florence Fitterer. He enlisted in the Army November 23, 1943 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and was called to active duty December 13. Fitterer received his basic training at Camp Wolters, Texas. He volunteered for transfer to the ski troops and joined the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Hale, Colorado where he was assigned to the Headquarters Company of the 86th Regiment. During World War II, his responsibilities included laying communications lines.


1 envelope

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; Levi Fitterer; 2001.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Levi W. Fitterer Papers
Keli Schmid
May 28, 2021
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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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Denver CO 80204 United States