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University of Denver

 Organization

Sources

The first reference to Colorado Seminary was in The Rocky Mountain News of November 27, 1862: “ a board of Trustees, composed of the solid men of Denver, has been organized to superintend the erection of a seminary building… for an academic education.”
Sources Breck, "From the Rockies to the World"
University of Denver votes to adopt quarter system in 1929.
Sources "University Adopts New Quarter Plan; Vote Unanimous," The Denver Clarion, vol. 34, no. 19, November 26, 1929, 1.
First year Hillel organization features full programming at DU

Citation

Jan. 30, 1974, letter to faculty, U172._.0003, Hillel folder

Found in 134 Collections and/or Records:

Abraham J. Kauvar Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B007
Overview Abraham J. Kauvar graduated from the University of Denver, Denver, Colorado in 1935 and earned a Doctor of Medicine in 1939 from the University of Chicago. He served as Professor of Medicine and Associate Dean of University of Colorado Medical School, and conducted research at the Eleanor Roosevelt Institute for Cancer Research. He was instrumental in founding the Neighborhood Health Program in 1965. He was manager of the Denver Department of Health and Hospitals and also served as...

Administration-University

 Collection
Identifier: U112
Overview Administration-University papers.

American Issues Forum

 Collection
Identifier: U224
Overview Collection contains correspondence, reports, and publications related to the American Issues Forum at the University of Denver.

Ann Richardson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M395
Overview Andrea (Ann) G. Richardson is an alumnus of the University of Denver (DU), class of 1956. Ann spent many years after graduating working in the Alumni Association making and planning events for new students and old. Ann is still very involved in DU events and performances.

Anna Grace Wirt Postcard Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M038
Overview

Anna Grace Wirt was a French and German Languages professor at the University of Denver from 1896 until about 1932. She travelled extensively and studied at several European universities. Her collection of post cards contains postcards from Europe, South America, the Middle East, and Japan. Several of the postcards were sent to Ms. Wirt and contain messages for her.

Art Book Ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: M290

Arts and Sciences Program Records

 Collection
Identifier: U007
Overview Collection contains papers, correspondence, reports, lists, dissertations, reports, publications, memorandums, notes, polices, photographs, meeting minutes, memos, grant proposals, vouchers, invoices, receipts, budgets, administrative records related to the Art and Sciences Department at the University of Denver from 1944 through 1983.

Awards

 Collection
Identifier: U122
Overview Collection contains documents pertaining to awards granted and nominated from the University of Denver. This collection is unprocessed.

Barry Matchett University Park Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M054
Overview The collection consists of oral histories by residents of the University Park neighborhood in Denver, Colorado and recount life in the south Denver neighborhood from early 1900 to the mid-1980s as part of 14-year old Barry Matchett's 1986 Eagle Scout project. Residents relate the history of University Park including the trolley that served the area, grocery stores and holiday celebrations. The subdivision was platted in 1892 and the University of Denver moved to its University Park Campus in...

Beck Archives Collection on Student Papers and Publications

 Collection
Identifier: B382
Overview Collection contains papers written by students using the Beck Archives collections for University of Denver courses. Collection also contains scholarly publications using the Beck Archives collections.