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10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION PERSONAL PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: TMD309
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE This collection contains personal papers related primarily to individual soldiers who served with the 10th Mountain Division during World War II. Also included are papers related to other persons who had a significant impact on the history of the 10th Mountain Division. Donated by veterans, descendants and friends over the course of more than twenty-five years, the contents of each individual file may be limited to a single document or a single photograph, which is generally not...
Dates: 1935-2014

Aaron J. Schenck Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD390
Content Description

Content includes correspondence from Schenck to family members while at Camp Hale, Colorado; Camp Swift, Texas; and Italy. Also includes illustrations done by Schenck throughout, as well as collected souvenir postcards, newspaper clippings, photographs, Army documents, and other memorabilia. Schenck organized the collection contents chronologically into scrapbooks; this order has been preserved.

Dates: January 1943-November 1945, 1970-1997

Albert A. Wiedorn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD45
Scope and Contents

Collection includes correspondence with family members and friends, photographs, post cards, manuscript of A Riflemanʹs Diary by Donald H. Montgomery (1996).

Dates: 1943-1996

Albert G. Field Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD59
Scope and Contents

Collection contains correspondence about Field's recollections of the war and copies of his newsletter.

Dates: 1988-2022

Albert H. Jackman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD63
Scope and Contents

Collection contains newspaper clippings, obituary, correspondence (1942-1943), military papers (1941-1944) and Italy maps.

Dates: 1941-2003

Albert H. Meinke, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD203
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a manuscript copy of Meinke's book: Mountain troops and medics, wartime stories of a frontline surgeon in the U.S. Ski Troops (ca.1990s).

Dates: circa 1990a

Alvin L. Monroe Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2163
Scope and Contents

Collection contains blueprints from machine shops located inside the tunnels near Lake Garda (1944), Fiat factory time card (1945), train schedule (1945), correspondence; military records (1943-1945), booklet, photographs (1945).

Dates: 1943-1993; Majority of material found within 1943-1945

Anthony N. Smith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD386
Content Description

Collection consists of approximately 200 letters from Smith to his parents from 1943-1946, including newspaper clippings, photographs and postcards. A letter from February 11, 1946 included a burned letter that had been in an airmail plane crash. Notes regarding content description of 185 letters were provided by Barbara Mason (Smith) Selby.

Dates: 1943-1946

ANTHONY PALANGE PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH1230
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers include information about Palange’s personal and professional life. Manuscripts comprise the bulk of the collection, in addition to correspondence, muscial scripts, reel-to-reel recordings of the music, newspaper clippings, and event programs. Manuscripts with corresponding video and/or audio-tapes are noted. The tapes are located in Series 6 at the end of the collection. The tapes are arranged chronologically and categorized as either: early/personal, Queen City Players or ...
Dates: 1940-2012

Armand W. Giovanni Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2120
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Giovanni's war journal (1945), military records, postcards (1945), photographs (1943-1945).

Dates: 1943-1945, 1980

ARNOLD C. HOLEYWELL

 Collection
Identifier: TMD62
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Arnold C. Holeywell's World War II correspondence, along with his World War II sketches and watercolors, make up a significant portion of this collection, which spans 1943 through 1997. Additional materials document Holeywell's active participation in the 10th Mountain Division Alumni Association and the National Association of the 10th Mountain Division. SERIES 1 WORLD WAR II 1943-1945 BOX 1 Letters Holeywell wrote to his mother make up the...
Dates: 1943-1997

Arthur Gayle Waldrop Papers

 Collection
Identifier: -M1278
Scope and Contents

Collection contains correspondence, list of publications, an incomplete submission to the National Conference of Editorial Writers, a speech, and miscellaneous handwritten notes.

Dates: 1948-1951

BENJAMIN DRAPER PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH1064
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Materials found in the Benjamin Draper Collection cover the years 1859-1977. The collection includes all the research notes, informational sources and the rough drafts that Benjamin Draper used in his dissertation for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at the University of Denver in Colorado. Information in the collection does, however, extend beyond the actual content of the dissertation, Colorado Theatres 1859-1969. Collection...
Dates: 1859-1977

Benjamin F. Tritch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M1212
Scope and Contents

Collection contains clippings, legal documents related to Tritch estate, correspondence, and memorial.

Dates: 1888-1908

BESHOAR FAMILY PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH1083
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Series arranged alphabetically comprise the papers of this collection. Correspondence constitutes the bulk of the collection, reflecting the number of people that Beshoar knew. The correspondence details his business activities, his medical practice, his friendships and other aspects of his life from 1864-1907. Later papers, dating to 1927 document his wife, Anna ("Annie") Beshoar's real estate transactions after his death. Notes, correspondence and newspaper clippings from the...
Dates: TBD

BISHOP FRANKLIN SPENCER SPALDING PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH735
Scope and Contents The Bishop Franklin Spencer Spalding Papers consists of correspondence, a scrapbook of newspaper clippings, and one scrapbook of correspondence received. Material spans the years 1899-1939. Three photograph albums containing photographs of several family members, vacations in Colorado and Massachusetts, mountains and mountain scenery in Colorado and Wyoming, ascent of the Grand Teton, Wyoming. Photographs and postcards span the years 1892-1916. ...
Dates: 1889-1939

CHARLES A. WOUDENBERG

 Collection
Identifier: TMD310
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection spans 1943 to circa 2000 with Woudenberg's World War II letters making up the bulk of the material. Military records, limited memorabilia, and photographs complete the collection. SERIES 1 PAPERS 1943-1954 BOX 1 The bulk of this series is made up of letters written by Charles A. Woudenberg to his family while stationed at Camp Hale and Camp Swift and during the Italian campaign in 1945. Letters that mention "Ant"...
Dates: TBD

Charles C. Messler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD39
Scope and Contents

Collection includes scrapbook materials, change of address material, copies of photos and ephemera.

Dates: Check date

CHARLES MINOT DOLE PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH1001
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers in this collection range from 1936 to 1976. Correspondence, articles, speech transcripts and press releases comprise the bulk of the collection. Copies of Dole's letters are included along with the many letters he received from friends and colleagues. The early correspondence reflects Dole's determination to form the National Ski Patrol. During World War II, the copious correspondence reflects Dole's efforts to convince the Army to train troops in mountain and winter warfare. Dole...
Dates: 1938-1976

Charles O. Wallmo Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2198
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, copies of pencil drawings by Charles Wallmo depicting life in the 10th Mountain Division and scenes from Italy, photographs (sculptures, military life) and training certificates.

Dates: circa 1940s-2007

Chester Hooper Oakes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH2232
Scope and Contents

Collection contains: C.H. Oakes' scrapbook (1869-1887), sheet music: Lillian Lee (1883), music manuscript: Then You'll Remember Me (n.d.); copy of sheet music: "Helen's Waltz Dream" printed by W.H. Oakes, N.Y.C. (n.d.); clippings (1890s-1910), American Legion roster (1926), correspondence (1940).

Dates: 1869-1940

Clarence F. "Con" Dorsch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD307
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Dorsch's honorable discharge; separation qualification record; military papers (1943-1946); copies of newspaper clippings (1944-1945); b/w photos of Camp Hale, South Pacific (1943-1945); Basic field manual and soldier's handbook (1941); A prayer book for soldiers and sailors by Church pension fund (1943).

Dates: 1941-1946

Curtis L. Pfaff Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2175
Scope and Contents

Collection contains personal correspondence from Curtis Pfaff (1943-1944).

Dates: 1943-1944

Cyrus G. Richardson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH347
Scope and Contents

Collection contains bBusiness and personal correspondence, expense accounts for Richardson's ranch in Aurora, Colo., payroll, receipts and invoices from John Mouat Lumber Co., record of marriages recorded by O.H. Whittier, J.P. (10/1/1871 - 9/17/1873).

Dates: 1869-1893

Daniel J. Muffoletto Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2141
Scope and Contents

Collection contains copies of pages from Muffoletto's scrapbook: photographs, clippings, articles, citations, military orders.

Dates: Unknown

Davis Hanson Waite Papers

 Collection
Identifier: -M808
Scope and Contents

Collection contains documents concerning the suppression of gambling in Colo. Included are a letter to newspaperman, William Stapleton about the Populist Party, drafts of a resolution and an executive order on enforcing current gambling laws and a newspaper statement discussing the role of churches in politics.

Dates: 1894

DEBORAH BANKART EDDY PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: TMD324
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The Deborah Bankart Eddy collection consists primarily of correspondence to and from her family and friends during the time she served overseas with the Red Cross; Red Cross memorabilia; memorabilia from the National Ski Association and John Jay film productions; German, American , and Red Cross uniform patches and pins; miscellaneous pamphlets and newspaper clippings; photographs and a scrapbook.The Roger Eddy collection (formerly M1868 Roger Eddy papers) that was merged with...
Dates: TBD

DOLORES KOPEL PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH2079
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Ranging from 1914 to 2008, the collection includes papers and photographs related to Dolores Kopel's personal life and her professional career. SERIES 1 PROFESSIONAL CAREER 1954-2008 BOX 1 Correspondence, newspaper clippings, legal papers, articles and programs comprise this series. The documents trace Dolores Kopel's career from her beginning private practice through becoming a United States Trustee to returning to private practice. Also...
Dates: 1931-2008

DWIGHT T. PITCAITHLEY PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: CONS259
Scope and Contents The Dwight Pitcaithley Papers span the years 1962 to 2016 and document his personal and professional life. The bulk of the collection chronicles his professional life at the National Park Service and his career after he retired. The correspondence and subject file series are in the original order established by Dwight Pitcaithley and include correspondence, conference programs, meeting agendas and minutes, articles, newspaper clippings, photographs, certificates, reports, notes, brochures,...
Dates: 1962-2017

E. H. Jerrard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M1296
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a letter to M.E.H. Jerrard, letter to Leigh P. Jerrard, and two typewritten papers by E.H. Jerrard, Garfield, Colo.; papers titled: The Mississippi River, and The Last "Indian Uprising" and "Indian Massacre" in the United States.

Dates: 1940-1949

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United States. Army. Mountain Infantry Regiment, 85th -- Archival resources. 16
United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 86th -- Archival resources. 14
National Association of the 10th Mountain Division, Inc. -- Archival resources. 13
United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 87th -- Archival resources. 13
United States. -- Army. -- Mountain Division, 10th -- Archival resources. 8