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Memoirs

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 92 Collections and/or Records:

A Stormy Night in Cheefoo

 Collection
Identifier: M1326
Scope and Contents

Original typed memoir of Naval assignment at Cheefoo, China, on the Yellow Sea.

Dates: 1933

Alan L. Shultes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD327
Scope and Contents

Collection contains photos of Camp Hale, Colo. (1943-1944); unit photo of Company C, 87th Infantry Regiment (1944); memoir by H. Robert Krear: The journal of a U.S. Army mountain trooper in World War II (1993); Birth of a division by George F. Earle (1995); company roster and insignias (n.d.); information packet on the World War II valor in the Pacific National Monument (n.d.).

Dates: 1943-1944, 1993-1995

Albert B. Tomlin memoir

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M784
Scope and Contents

Collection contains reminiscences of family life until marriage in 1874.

Dates: 1847-1874

Alfred Hoyle Lowdermilk Memoir

 Collection
Identifier: M2259
Content Description

Collection contains a PDF and paper copy of a 48 page memoir arranged in 15 chapters: According to Hoyle by Alfred Hoyle Lowdermilk, as told to Lila Kint (1977); inserted into the pagination is an additional 21 pages of photographs (2016).

Dates: 1977, 2016

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

Alonzo Hartman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH170
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Hartman's memories of experiences in Gunnison, Colo. region during 1870s and 80s.

Dates: [1931]

Anne Ellis Memoir

 Collection
Identifier: M969
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a memoir about growing up in Rocky Mountain mining camps, and letter to Luverne Scott (dated Jan. 14, 1931) including handwritten biography.

Dates: 1931

Anthony J. Sileo Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2185
Scope and Contents

Collection contains memoir: My Life in the 10th Mountain Division (n.d.)

Dates: circa 1975

Arthur F. Thompson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2219
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a copy of Thompson's memoirs: A Military Journey - memoirs of Arthur F. Thompson as a 10th Mountain Division soldier in World War II (2013).

Dates: circa 2000

Arthur Lloyd Monk memoir

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M539
Scope and Contents

Collection contains rambling notes as jotted down in talks with Monk about his early days in Saguache Valley, Colo. Apparently kept by donor, Ethel Van Cise. Title on cover: Early Western notes, Saguache country of Colorado.

Dates: 1934

Arthur M. Ketchner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2138
Scope and Contents

Collection contains typewritten copy of Ketchner's memoir: A Look Back in Time (ca.1985). The memoir recounts the assassination of Benito Mussolini and mistress, Clara Petacci on April 28, 1945.

Dates: 1985

Avril B. Jensen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2132
Scope and Contents

Collection contains copy of Jensen's memoir: Avril B. Jensen Memoirs 1940-1945 U.S.A.C. Army Recovery (n.d.); Army service questionnaire (n.d.).

Dates: Unknown

Benjamin H. Gilbert Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M941
Scope and Contents

Collection contains typescripts of reminiscences: 1. Memoirs of Benjamin Herbert Gilbert, 1852-1976 -- 2. Memories of early radio in Denver.

Dates: 1976-1977

Carl D. Kerekes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2012
Scope and Contents

Included in the collection are Kerekes' military records from office candidate school (1944) and a copy of his memoir: "Recollections - Ski Troops at War" (2000).

Dates: 1944, 2000

Caspar F. Cowan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M1999
Scope and Contents

The collection contains copies of three memoirs written by Cochran: "A Staff Sergeant's View of Mt. Belvedere" (ca.1997); "Kiska: The Biggest Dry Run of the Ski Trooper Clan" (ca.19970; "In the North Apennines of Italy, Winter 1945" (ca.1997); and copies of twenty photographs dating from 1943-1944.

Dates: 1943-1944, 1997

Charles D. Hunt Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2128
Scope and Contents

Collection contains personal correspondence, ephemera from Hunt to his parents (1943-1945); daily devotional book (1943); copy of memoir: Memories - Thoughts - Experiences of World War II (n.d.); inventory of items donated (1995, 1998).

Dates: 1943-1945, 1995-1998

Charles M. Hampton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: TMD228
Scope and Contents

The collection contains copies of three memoirs written by Hampton: "I acquire a 35mm camera" (2003), "Capturing German liquor warehouse" (2003), "Mountains and Men I've Known, A Skier's Story" (1992); photographs of Camp Hale, Colo. (1943-1944), photographs and negatives of the Italian Campaign (1945); digital images of 1st Squad, 1st Platoon, Company H, 86th Infantry (n.d), CD-ROM with images from the Camp Hale, Leadville and Cooper Hill reunion activities (2003).

Dates: 1943-2003

Claude E. Harris Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH2173
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a 79 pages hand written acount telling of Hughes everyday experiences and hazards of being a trainman; wrecks, derailments, weather conditions; "the trouble and grief that train and engine crews have in getting over the road." Includes photorgraphs of a model of a Colorado Midland No. 9 engine and tender made by Hughes.

Dates: circa 1948

COVID19 Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WH2453
Scope and Contents Collection contains 260 images documenting the effect of the stay-at-home order (March 26 to April 27, 2020) signed by Colo. Governor Jared Polis. The stay-at-home order was generated in response to the possibllity of a pandemic caused by the spread of the COVID19 virus. Collection also contains face masks, Mother's Day cards and a 4th grade student project. Neighborhoods Represented: Berkeley -- Chaffee Park -- City Park -- City Park West...
Dates: April 7-May 12, 2020, 2021

Dan L. Kennerly Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2011
Scope and Contents

The collection contains a selection of correspondence, recollections (1998); photograph (1998), clippings (1998, 2003); military records (1945); oral history index (n.d.); diary (1945); pocket notebook (1945); copies of three memoirs written by Kennerly: "A brief history of the ski troops" (n.d.), "Belvedere the bloodying" (1945), and "War diary ..." (1945); audiocasette of Earl Clark and Dan Kennerly (n.d.).

Dates: 1943-2003

David L. Sills Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M1939
Scope and Contents

Collection contains memoir (copy) Climbing the Kiska Volcano by David L. Sills.

Dates: 2007

David Lake memoir

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS -M445
Scope and Contents

Collection contains autobiographical material, especially his experiences with the Forest Service in Montana, 1916-1940.

Dates: 1962

Denver Veteran Volunteer Firemen's Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH309
Scope and Contents

Collection contains constitution and bylaws, incorporation papers, membership lists, minutes and other association records. Also includes fire fighting and personal reminiscences of chiefs W.E. Roberts and H.M. Sarwash; scrapbook and other material about early volunteer days of the Denver Fire Dept.

Dates: 1873-1946

Dillon C. Snell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2191
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Snell's memoir: My First War (1997); Bronze Star Medal citation (1945); biographical information (n.d.); photocopy of photographs of Dillon and Rebecca Snell in Italy (1997).

Dates: 1945, 1997

Donald Albert Petersen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2234
Scope and Contents

Collection contains memoir: My Father, Soldier (2016). Memoir based on information collected by son, Michael P. Peterson.

Dates: 2016

Donald J. Hubbard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2127
Scope and Contents

Collection contains undated copies of two memoirs by Hubbard: The Military Experience of a Cavalryman (17 pages); The Last Mounted Cavalry Pistol Charge (13 pages).

Dates: Unknown

E. Preble Motley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2166
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a copy of Motley's memoir: Memoirs of Six Months by E. P. Motley.

Dates: 1990-1991

Edgerton E. Hyde Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2129
Scope and Contents

Collection contains a copy of Hyde's memoir: From Boy to Man Courtesy of Uncle Sam (2003).

Dates: 2003

Edward D. McDonald Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M2153
Scope and Contents

Collection contains photocopies of memoir: No Japs at All by Edward D. McDonald (ca.1947); photocopy of a photograph of Edward McDonald (n.d.); photocopy of letter written to Richard Rocker by Mary McDonald (1948).

Dates: 1947-1948

Ella Sibley-Jewett Memoirs

 Collection
Identifier: M2083
Scope and Contents Collection contains three handwritten manuscripts: Why I Came to Colorado, ca. 1935 (17 pages) by Ella Jewett contains a fictionalized account of the Farrah's family life and conditions in Kansas (ca. 1899); Over the Great Continental Divide, ca. 1925 (10 pages) by Ella Sibley provides an account of Sibley's travel with her two sons: Roy and Ben Farrah and their wives over the U.S. Continental Divide in Sept. 1925; Over the Great Divide (3 pages) is a poem probably written in conjunction...
Dates: circa 1925, circa 1935