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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 135 Collections and/or Records:

Theodore Rawson Crane Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M316
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Traditions

 Collection
Identifier: U193
Overview Collection contains Founder’s Day materials, administrative files, Greek Week and Rush, homecoming administrative files, and May Day administrative files at the University of Denver.
Dates: Other: 1981-1998

Tuition

 Collection
Identifier: U194
Overview Collection contains files related to tuition at the University of Denver.
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

University Archives Collection on World War I, World War II and the Korean War

 Collection
Identifier: U198
Overview This is an artificial collection containing material relating to the University of Denver experience during World War I, World War II and the Korean War. The University of Denver was involved in training both soldiers and technical support during the Wars and participated in retraining programs between and after the wars. The University also had a Reserve Officers Training Corps on campus during World War II and the Korean War. The collection contains the administrative records of the...
Dates: 1917-1988

University of Denver Biographical Materials Collection

 Collection
Identifier: U200
Overview

This collection contains biographical materials related to individuals associated with the University of Denver, such as faculty, staff, alumni and guest speakers. Records include published materials, newspaper clippings, articles, photographs, and employment information (generally restricted from public access).

Dates: Other: 1916

University of Denver Board of Trustees Records

 Collection
Identifier: U114
Overview

The Board of Trustees Records include the records of the Board of Trustees of Colorado Seminary, an entity created by Legislative Charter in 1864 which holds legal title to University property, and the Board of Trustees of the University of Denver, the corporation that grants degrees earned in the University. It also includes minutes, associated documents of committees of the boards, and reports to the board.

Dates: 1864-2010

University of Denver Buildings Collection

 Collection
Identifier: U123
Overview Collection contains documents, photographs, building and architectural plans, and campus maps related to the buildings belonging to the University of Denver.
Dates: Other: 1910-2010

University of Denver Commencement Records

 Collection
Identifier: U138
Overview Contains invitations, programs, correspondence, speeches, press clippings and miscellaneous materials related to commencement exercises of the University of Denver and its constituent units.
Dates: 1881- 2017

University of Denver General Ephemeral Publications

 Collection
Identifier: U309
Overview

Artificial collection containing printed ephemera from the University, its Schools, Departments and other programs directed to current and prospective students, alumni and the local community.

Dates: 1948-