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:
Did you live in Denver during this time? Please share your memories in the comments!
Annie is a freelance writer, content editor, and marketing whiz with a background in broadcasting and a passion for chicken nachos. When she isn't gushing about her love of Colorado, you can find her chasing after her two adorable sons and/or dreaming up a new home improvement project for her husband.
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