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Ski troops.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 462 Collections and/or Records:

10th Mountain Division Database Records

 Collection
Identifier: TMD2
Scope and Contents 10th Mountain Division Database Records include basic records for over 32,000 individuals who served with the Division during World War II. A special committee began work on the database project in 1996. The committee acquired copies of all relevant primary documents archived in the Resource Center at the Denver Public Library and at the National Archives in Maryland -- plus hundreds of documents provided by veterans. In mid-1998 the effort was taken over by an ad hoc subcommittee of the...
Dates: 1940 - 1945

10th Mountain Division Field and Technical Manuals Collection

 Collection
Identifier: TMD90
Scope and Contents

Field and technical manuals used by the 10th Mountain Division for training that includes: weapons, cold weather training, tactical maneuvers, operation of equipment, foreign language guides and soldier handbooks. Titles include: Field Artillery, Field Manual, Pack Artillery (1940); Basic Arctic Manual (1951); Basic Cold Weather Manual (1968); Mountain Operations (1964), Scouting, Patrolling and Sniping (1944); Pack Transportation (1944); and Operations in the Arctic (Draft) (1951).

Dates: 1926-1979

10th Mountain Division Foundation Records

 Collection
Identifier: TMD373
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of annual meeting notes.

Dates: 1996-2004

10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION RECORDS

 Collection
Identifier: TMD1
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection spans 1940-2003 with the bulk of the material from 1941-1945. Military and personal records comprise the collection. Military records include reports, memos, manuals, orders, operations journals and annotated maps. Personal records include correspondence, memoirs and articles. Records document the activities of the 10th Mountain Division from its formation at the beginning of World War II, through its training at various locations including Camp Hale, Colorado and ending with...
Dates: 1940-2003

10th Mountain Division Resource Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: TMD374
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of annual meeting notes.

Dates: 1997-2005

10th Mountain Division Reunion Records

 Collection
Identifier: TMD308
Scope and Contents

Collection contains reunion related registration materials: forms, receipt books, account summary, correspondence, invoices, expense vouchers, rosters, and ephemera related to the 2004 Reunion of the 10th Mountain Division held in Austin, Tex. in the summer of 2004.

Dates: 2003-2004

605th Field Artillery Battalion, B Battery Records

 Collection
Identifier: TMD150
Scope and Contents The collection is comprised of three scrapbooks complied and edited by Robert K. Hermanson; Alfred Galgovitch (processing); John Tomko (Lago Di Garda tragedy research). Scrapbook #1 contains company rosters, medal awards list, Italian cemetery index, newspaper clippings,articles related to the history of B Battery of the 605th Field Artillery Battalion (1945-1990); scrapbook #2 contains an assortment of biographical information, observations, photographs of the following members of the...
Dates: 1942-1992

616th Field Artillery Battalion Records

 Collection
Identifier: TMD180
Scope and Contents

Collection contains original and copied materials previously assembled into 11 binders by Charles Webb. Though nearly all materials have been removed from their binders, the original order of pages has been maintained. One album, The Mountain Artillery: The Mountain Howitzer, remains in its original binder. This collection originally comprised two boxes but has been reduced to one box following the removal of the binders.

Dates: 1943-1993

A. Gardner Finn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD227
Scope and Contents

The collection contains biographical information and genealogy (n.d.); post-war correspondence (1997-2003); 10th Mountain Division related photographs of the Memorial Highway (Calif.), War Memorial (Tenn.), and vehicle license plates (1997, n.d.).

Dates: 1997-2003

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

Alan V. Carlson papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD81
Scope and Contents

Collection contains military papers, meal ticket (1943); transportation pass; correspondence from Fort Bragg, Camp Hale, Camp Swift, V-Mail correspondence and Post War correspondence (1944-1946).

Dates: 1943-1946

Albert A. Wiedorn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD45
Scope and Contents

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

Dates: 1943-1996

Albert Fernandes Partridge Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M1865
Scope and Contents

Includes newspapers clipping (copy), photographs (copies), memoir of World War II and four photographs of Partridge and other 10th Mountain Division Veterans during 2003 reunion.

Dates: 1944-1945, 2003-2005

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 oral History

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH218
Scope and Contents Discusses his military career beginning with basic training and ending up with an assignment as a professor of military science at Western Michigan University. He talks about learning that the army needed ski troops, going on active duty in January of 1941, reporting to the 87th Infantry to test equipment and training methods. He goes through winter training at Camp McCoy Wisconsin and proceeds to Camp Hale. He is sent with the 10th Mountain Division to Italy and describes Lizzano and...
Dates: Check date

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

Albert H. Morrison Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2274
Content Description

Photographs, event booklets from Camp Swift and Camp Patrick Henry, and a newspaper clipping from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Dates: 1944-2003

ALBERT N. BROCKMAN PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: TMD84
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection contains correspondence Brockman sent to various family members during World War II. Limited examples of Brockman's World War II military papers and memorabilia, as well as numerous Camp Hale photographs complete the collection. SERIES 1 PAPERS 1943-1998 BOX 1 World War II correspondence sent by Brockman to various family members comprises the bulk of the series, which also includes limited post-war correspondence received by...
Dates: 1942-1998

Albert N. Nencioni Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD292
Scope and Contents Collection contains copies of 6 Army field and training manuals (1939-45); military patches, papers, orders, rosters (1943-1945); sketch book with notes; clippings (1943-1945); carved 85th Infantry insignia with autographs on reverse; copies of manuscripts: The History of Company "I", 85th Mountain Infantry Regiment (n.d.), The Military Experience of a Cavalaryman (n.d.) and The Last Mounted Cavalry Pistol Charge (n.d.) both by Donald Hubbard, Statistical Survey: Company "I" 85th Mountain...
Dates: 1936-2000

Alfred Ricken Papers

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M1903
Scope and Contents

Includes telegram and correspondence from War Department notifying Emma Bischke Ricken of her husband's death and letter from Ricken to Albert Schaeffler. Photo album includes photos of Camp Hale, rock climbing, unidentified soldiers undergoing training, Cooper Hill, Leadville, inside tavern or bar, and rock climbing at Seneca, West Virginia.

Dates: Check date

Alfred V. Simo Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2187
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a copy of Simo's memoir: Remembering... family biography from 1655 and Al's autobiography from 1922-1946 (ca.1984); Remembering... the early years in New York City until after WWII (2004); 10th Mountain Images from Al Simo (2004).

Dates: 1984, 2004

Allen Griswold Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD157
Scope and Contents

The collection contains 43 loose leaf pages with clippings about the 10th Mountain Division's special training and combat in Italy; 32 page pamphlet on the A.A.F. Regional Hospital, No.1, Coral Gables, Fla. (1943-1945).

Dates: 1943-1945

Alvie L. Allen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD44
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a scrapbook with photographs, maps and hand-written annotations (Sept. 1942-March 1945); photograph (copy) of Alvie Allen at Camp Hale (1944); book: Alvlie L. Allen 1942-1945 by Betty Geneva Stark, Vera Jo Coffer (n.d.); DVD copies: Tramway builders (ca.1994), Fire on the mountain (2003).

Dates: 1920-1945

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

Andres Vigil oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH240
Scope and Contents Discusses signing up for the 10th Mountain troops at the beginning of the war, about training and about being assigned to the HQ Company. He arrives at Camp Hale after Christmas of 1943 for mountain training and ski instruction. He serves on Kiska and describes the conditions and the weather there. He goes to Camp Carson for mountain climbing training and transfers to Camp Hale. He's sent to Italy and describes the actions on Mt. Belvedere, the taking of prisoners, the minefields, and the...
Dates: Check date

Andrew D. Hastings Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2009
Scope and Contents

The collection contains a copy of an article generated by Hastings: "Topophilic and Topographic Perceptions of the American Mountain Soldier in WWII" (1967); clippings (1967); correspondence (1972-1973); and ephemera (n.d.).

Dates: 1967-1973

Andrew L. Lucas Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD224
Scope and Contents

The collection contains correspondence (1943-1944, 1945, 1968-1997); military records (1943-1945); annotated maps of Italy (ca.1945); Photographs of Camp Hale, Colo. reunion (1987), military training (1943-1945).

Dates: 1943-1997

Andrews D. Black Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD13
Scope and Contents

Correspondence to and from 10th Mountain Division members; papers concerning Black's work on the 10th Mountain Division Recon book; notes; and scrapbook.

Dates: 1993-1997, undated

Anthony J. Mancuso Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2020
Scope and Contents

The collection contains family related correspondence (1943-1945, 1946) and ephemera (n.d.).

Dates: 1943-1946