World War, 1939-1945
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope 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 265 Collections and/or Records:
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
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
Item — Crate B293.02.0002: Series B293.02 [U186023261201]
Scope and Contents Shell of practice bomb from World War II with signatures of soldiers and airmen.
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.
Overview Soldiers pulling anti-aircraft gun with horses on snow covered ground. Tank and anti-aircraft artillery on either side of road.
Overview Seven soldiers, with rifles, running forward. Trees to far right side. Dirt/ blast visible in front of soldiers.
Dates: Majority of material found in Date Not Yet Determined
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