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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 3 Collections and/or Records:

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.

Dates: 1900-1930

Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures Records

 Collection
Identifier: U035
Overview Collection contains documents, clippings, memos, correspondence, publications, and financial papers relating to the Depeartment of Foreign Languages and Literatures.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Languages and Literature Records

 Collection
Identifier: U069
Overview Collection contains applications for German professorship from the Department of Language and Literature at the University of Denver.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined