Retired CSU art professor's father helped recover art stolen by the Nazis during WWII

Published at 8:36 a.m. on March 9, 2014 | Modified at 8:36 a.m. on March 9, 2014

Jamie Howard, a retired CSU art professor, was an eyewitness to history as a boy while he traveled around Europe after World War II with his father, Richard Foster Howard, who in 1946 was named successor to Maj. Bancol LaFarge as the Deputy Chief of the Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives section. Howard is holding a sword his father was presented after the war.

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