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Frank J. Steinhardt Papers

Identifier: TMD135

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a number watercolors of Kiska Island, Alaska (1943).


  • 1943

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


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

Frank J. Steinhardt was born in Austria in 1909. He had completed two years of college, but was not yet a citizen of the United States when he enlisted in the Army on May 22, 1942 at Milwaukee, Wis. He was still single, and working as a sports instructor. Steinhardt joined the 10th Mountain Division at Fort Lewis, Wash., where he was assigned to the 87th Mountain Infantry regiment. Although Steinhardt participated in the invasion and occupation of Kiska Island, Alaska, he transferred out of the 10th Mountain Division prior to its deployment to Italy.


1 envelope

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; Unknown; Unkown.


Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Artwork Collection.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

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

Frank J. Steinhardt Papers
Keli Schmid
November 15, 2019
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Repository Details

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

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