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 as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Did you live in Denver during this time? Please share your memories in the comments!