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Paul Schmalzl Papers

Identifier: TMD103

Scope and Contents

Collection contains loose photo album pages, reunion activities, Vail, Camp Hale (1983); Tennessee Pass (1982); Photograph album 1 - New England Chapter activities (1981), Italy Reunion tour (1982); Photograph album 2 - Italy reunion tour (1987), includes Paul and Florence Schmalzl's 50th wedding anniversary cards and photographs. Albums also include memorabilia and newspaper clippings.


  • 1981-1987


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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

Paul Schmalzl, Jr. was born on July 1, 1922 in N.Y. and joined the Army on October 21, 1942 in New York City, N.Y. At the time of his enlistment he was a widower, had completed four years of high school and was working as a machinist. He joined the 10th Mountain Division where he was assigned to Company F, 86th Infantry Regiment. Schmalzl was stationed at Camp Hale, Colo., Camp Swift, Tex. and in Italy. He died May 26, 2005 in Roebuck, S.C.


1 Oversize Photo Boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; Patricia Schmalzl Ashworth; 2007.


Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Paul Schmalzl Papers
Keli Schmid
June 16, 2019
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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