Walton, Clyde C.

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The 10th Mountain Division was the alpine ski division of the U.S. military during World War II; the soldiers of the 10th Mountain Division trained in Colorado, California, and Washington State and fought in Italy during 1944-45.

From the description of Clyde C. Walton 10th Mountain Division collection, circa 1945-1989. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 71205594

The 10th Mountain Division was the alpine ski division of the U.S. military during World War II; the soldiers of the 10th Mountain Division trained in Colorado, California, and Washington State and fought in the Italian Alps.

From the guide to the Clyde Walton 10th Mountain Division Collection, circa 1940-1989, (Special Collections. University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries.)

Librarian, historian and author. Illinois State Historian, director of the Illinois State Historical Society and head of the Illinois State Historical Library (1956-1967).

Educated at Cornell College (Mt. Vernon, Iowa, 1948) and University of Chicago (M.A., library science, 1950), Walton was also employed as a librarian at the State University of Iowa, Iowa City (1950-1956); Director of Libraries, Northern Illinois University (1967-1977); Director of Libraries, University of Colorado, Boulder (1977-1988); and director, Rare Books and Special Collections, University of Colorado (1988- ). He was an editor of several books and also authored many articles on Illinois and Civil War history. Walton served on many state and local commissions dealing with urban planning and historic preservation.

From the description of Papers, 1954-1976. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 25926116

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creatorOf Walton, Clyde C. Clyde C. Walton 10th Mountain Division collection, circa 1945-1989. University of Colorado Boulder
referencedIn Abraham Lincoln Association (Springfield, Ill.). Records, 1908-1983. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Gillette, Guy Mark, 1879-. Letter to Clyde C. Walton, Jr. Washington, DC. 1953 May 19. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Walton, Clyde C. Papers, 1954-1976. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Hickenlooper, Bourke B. (Bourke Blakemore), 1896-1971. Letters. Washington, DC. 1953. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Gladys Tilden Papers, 1875-1982 Bancroft Library
creatorOf Clyde Walton 10th Mountain Division Collection, circa 1940-1989 Special Collections. University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries.
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associatedWith Gillette, Guy Mark, 1879- person
associatedWith Hickenlooper, Bourke B. (Bourke Blakemore), 1896-1971. person
associatedWith Illinois. Executive Mansion Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith Illinois Sesquicentennial Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith Illinois. State Historian. corporateBody
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associatedWith Institute of Human Relations (American Jewish Committee). Freedom Hall. corporateBody
correspondedWith Tilden, Gladys, 1900- person
associatedWith United States. Army corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 86th corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th corporateBody
associatedWith University of Colorado Libraries. Special Collections Dept. corporateBody
associatedWith Wellborn, Charles. person
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World War, 1939-1945--Regimental histories
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