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Earl H. Rader Records

Identifier: WH673

Scope and Contents

Collection contains 2 personal diaries written by Rader during World War I; photographs.


  • 1917-1919


Language of Materials

Material is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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Biographical / Historical

Earl Harry Rader was born on March 1, 1896 in Hutchinson, Kans. the son of William and Margaret Rader. He served overseas in the U.S. Army during World War I as a Wagoner in Company B, 110th Ammunition Train, 35th Division. After the war, Rader was a car and truck mechanic in Monte Vista, Colorado. He was married to Vivian Richardson (1899-1992) and died on June 14, 1970 in Lakewood, Colo.


1 box

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Vivian Rader, 1985.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

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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