Like everywhere else in the country, Colorado was greatly effected by the turbulence and uncertainty that came along with World War II. However, despite missing family and friends fighting abroad, life went on, as shown by these 11 very rare photos taken in and around Denver between 1939-1945:
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here: onlyinyourstate.com/nominate
Did you live in Denver during this time? Please share your memories in the comments!