University of Denver
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
CitationJan. 30, 1974, letter to faculty, U172._.0003, Hillel folder
Found in 134 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Collection contains information on buildings, permits, furniture, facilities planning, recycling, and building plans related to the facilities department at the University of Denver from 1966 through 1989.
Dates: Other: 1966-2012
Overview Collection contains records related to faculty at the University of Denver. Record include faculty publications, faculty and staff directories, personnel guidelines, faculty handbooks, lectures, meeting minutes, benefit information, appointment calendars, faculty study data, sabbatical leave requests, faculty tenure information and surveys.
Dates: Other: 1965-1986
Overview Bound collection of 39 photoprints on [collodion?] printing-out paper (mounted on cardboard). Includes interior and exterior views of the University of Denver and Haish Manual Training School buildings, scenic and industrial views around Colorado, with an unmounted glossy black and white portrait of the photographer inserted loose.
Dates: between 1889-1892; Majority of material found in 1890
Overview Gertrude Amsbary was born in 1889 in Delta, Colorado. She attended the University of Denver, where she majored in Philosophy and German, and minored in English. She later married Clyde Oakes. This collection contains memorabilia from Gertrude Oakes' time at DU. They include clippings and photographs of Gertrude as May Queen and photographs of a student she dated while at DU, Mark Volk.