Lambert A. Kreimer papers, 1911-1978

Overview of the Collection

Kreimer, Lambert A.
Lambert A. Kreimer papers
1911-1978 (inclusive)
2.20 cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection Number
American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming
American Heritage Center
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave.
Dept. 3924
Laramie, WY
Telephone: 3077663756
Access Restrictions
Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions on the materials for research purposes, and the collection is open to the public.

Additional Reference Guides
Additional Information

Finding aid available in repository.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Kreimer (b. 1893) served in the German Army during World War I training Red Cross and messenger dogs. He trained his first guide dog for the blind in 1916. Kreimer came to the United States as a guide dog trainer in 1929 and during World War II worked as a trainer for the U.S. Army.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection contains correspondence, scrapbooks, certificates, printed materials and miscellaneous other materials related to guide dogs for the blind.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Copyright Information

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Preferred Citation

Preferred Citation

Item Description, Box Number, Folder Number, Collection Name, Collection Number, American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Related Materials

Related Materials

There are no known other archival collections created by Lambert A. Kreimer at the date of processing.

Acquisition Information

Acquisition Information

Processing Note

Processing Information

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Subordinate Component # 1Return to Top

The American Heritage Center is in the process of converting its older container lists to a more accessible format. This link is to an older version of a container list.


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Animal training.
  • Dogs -- War use.
  • Guide dogs -- Training.

Form or Genre Terms

  • Scrapbooks.


  • Dog trainers.