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World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Use for: European War, 1939-1945 ; Second World War, 1939-1945 ; World War 2, 1939-1945 ; World War II, 1939-1945 ; World War Two, 1939-1945 ; WW II (World War, 1939-1945) ; WWII (World War, 1939-1945)

Found in 268 Collections and/or Records:

University Archives Collection on World War I, World War II and the Korean War

 Collection
Identifier: U198
Overview This is an artificial collection containing material relating to the University of Denver experience during World War I, World War II and the Korean War. The University of Denver was involved in training both soldiers and technical support during the Wars and participated in retraining programs between and after the wars. The University also had a Reserve Officers Training Corps on campus during World War II and the Korean War. The collection contains the administrative records of the...
Dates: 1917-1988

US Soldiers in Uniform, between 1939-1945

 Item
Identifier: B063.05.0053.00083
Overview Three unidentified United States soldiers stand on a rooftop in uniform during World War II.
Dates: between 1939-1945

Vera Sears Oral History, 2004

 Item
Identifier: D009.03.0005.00004
Overview Vera Sears recounts her childhood growing up in Germany and attending the Berlin Opera School. She performed with a group of students in the summers, which gave her the background for her life in dance. Edwin Sieradz, Sears' future husband, was a musician in this group. He studied law in Berlin and also worked as a secretary for Albert Einstein. Sears talks about living in Germany in the 1930's when Hitler came to power, and about the fear you had of all people, even your friends and your own...
Dates: 2004

Vera Sears Oral History Transcript, 2004

 Item
Identifier: D009.03.0002.0006.00001
Overview Vera Sears recounts her childhood growing up in Germany and attending the Berlin Opera School. She performed with a group of students in the summers, which gave her the background for her life in dance. Edwin Sieradz, Sears' future husband, was a musician in this group. He studied law in Berlin and also worked as a secretary for Albert Einstein. Sears talks about living in Germany in the 1930's when Hitler came to power, and about the fear you had of all people, even your friends and your own...
Dates: 2004

W. Jacques Parker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M456
Dates: Majority of material found in 1942-Present

Walter Stoll, 1942-1947

 File
Identifier: B111.09.0009.0026
Overview Folder contains copies of transcribed letters from 1942-1947. Correspondence was saved by donor’s father, Max Stoll, and contains letters from family members in Germany and Theresienstadt. Collection also contains a poem written by the donor’s aunt, Thekla Stoll titled Encounter. The same poem was saved by Maria Lowenstein and is in the Lowenstein collection, B333.
Dates: 1942-1947

War Comes to Campus

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Identifier: U219.01.0001.0001.00001
Overview Report to alumni pamphlet providing an update on the University's efforts during World War II.
Dates: 1915-1967

Watson, Bessie Parkhurst, 1994 April 1

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Identifier: BPL94-079
Overview An oral history project of the Republic County Historical Society regarding the effect of World War II on the lives of Republic County people.
Dates: 1994 April 1

Weinstein Family Papers and Material Culture

 Collection
Identifier: B412
Overview Sam Weinstein was born on the west side of Denver, Colorado in 1912. He attended the University Of Denver (DU) as an undergraduate and graduated from the law school in 1932. He was an attorney in Denver for many years. Rowena Mae Akers was born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1911 and her family moved to Denver in the 1920s. Rowena Mae Akers Weinstein earned a degree in social work from DU and worked for the City and County of Denver. Sam Weinstein and Rowena Mae Akers were married in 1935. Sam Weinstein...
Dates: 1930-1946

Western front, attack--frid03108, 1941

 Item
Identifier: frid03108
Overview Three soldiers in front, two behind them, all with rifles running forward. Blast/dirt in front of soldiers.
Dates: 1941