Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

World War, 1939-1945

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 267 Collections and/or Records:

Chaplain Earl Stone, 1944

Identifier: B063.05.0053.00082
Overview Yom Kippur in Vesoul, France. Left to right are a Jewish survivor, Joe Burns, and Chaplain Earl Stone performing the Yom Kippur rituals.
Dates: 1944

Charles Fish for Colorado Reflections

Identifier: couda-fish
Overview Charles Fish moved to Colorado in 1937 and worked in Blackhawk and Central City at the Bobtail tunnel on the Mammoth vein and at mines in Idaho Springs. Fish reflects on his career as a gold miner and recalls working conditions, pay, and the dangers of mining. Discusses his involvement in the Boy Scouts, his time serving in World War II, and his move to Colorado Springs.
Dates: Date Not Yet Determined

Childs, Ethel, 1993 February 5

Identifier: BPL-childs
Overview An oral history project of the Republic County Historical Society regarding the role of women and their experiences on the home front during World War II.
Dates: 1993 February 5

Company Records, 1945, 2012

Identifier: B370.02
Scope and Contents Contains folder with brochure for the Siegel Energy Corporation and a framed ration stamp form and gasoline purchase permit.
Dates: 1945, 2012

Container 2: World War II Practice Bomb, 1943

 Item — Crate B293.02.0002: Series B293.02 [U186023261201]
Identifier: B293.02.0002
Scope and Contents Shell of practice bomb from World War II with signatures of soldiers and airmen.
Dates: 1943

Correspondence: England and Theresienstadt, 1940-1944

Identifier: B333.04.0001.0004
Overview Correspondence to and from the Loewenstein family during World War II. File includes two Red Cross letters from Marie Loewenstein to Henry Loewenstein when he was in England and four postcards from Ernst and Elizabeth Eylenburg, prisoners in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, to the Loewensteins in Berlin, Germany and Karin Steinberg in Vetschau, Germany.
Dates: 1940-1944

Cossack anti-aircraft guardsmen--frid00850, unknown

Identifier: frid00850
Overview Soldiers pulling anti-aircraft gun with horses on snow covered ground. Tank and anti-aircraft artillery on either side of road.
Dates: unknown


Identifier: frid03157
Overview Seven soldiers, with rifles, running forward. Trees to far right side. Dirt/ blast visible in front of soldiers.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1925-1964

Danielson, Lenora, 1994 March 30

Identifier: BPL-danielson
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 March 30

Davis Moore Collection

Identifier: M267
Overview Davis Willett Moore was born in in Atlanta, Georgia in 1911 and died in Denver in 1997. Moore attended the University of Colorado and graduated from Yale University in 1932. Moore worked for First National Bank of Denver and retired in 1968 as executive senior vice president and during World War II he served as lieutenant commander in the U.S. Naval Reserve in Washington D.C. Moore was a philanthropist who gave gifts to the Denver Art Museum, and was involved in the Denver Public Library...
Dates: 1940-1999; Majority of material found within 1950-1991