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 19052 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Partial roll of 6 35 mm. photographic copy negatives made from one photographic print of a group portrait of the University of Denver men's football team.
Overview The 1892 University of Denver men's football team poses for a group portrait indoors. Copy negative made from halftone photo mechanical print. Back row (left to right): Horace Avery, William Myer, J. Stanley Edwards, J. R. Swenson, Percy Thomas, unidentified. Middle row: Clyde Stevens, Walter Lipe, T. L. A. Shaffer, Jules F. Warnecke, John Morgan. Bottom row: Joe Post, Jesse Thornton, Mr. Young, Dr. Whitney. Re-photographed 20th century.
Overview The 1897 University of Denver (DU) men's baseball team poses for a group portrait in a field; the Colorado State Capitol building is visible in the distance. Back row (left to right): Leon Hills (left field), William G. Plested (right field), Percy Fonda (first base), Clyde Stevens (center field). Middle row: Charles Deardorff (second base), George Toomey (short stop), Vincent Daniels (third base). Bottom row: O.L. Orton (pitcher), K.S. Harb (catcher).
Overview 1898-1899 University of Denver men's football team poses indoors for a group portrait.
Dates: between 1898-1899
Overview 1898-1899 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's football team poses for a group portrait.
Overview 1900 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's baseball team poses for a team portrait.
Overview 1907-1908 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's basketball team pose for a photograph. Coach John Koehler is pictured in the back row, far right. Reproduced in the 1908 Kynewisbok, page 100.
Dates: between 1906-1907
Overview Roll of 35 mm. photographic copy negatives made from a group portrait of the 1908 University of Denver football team, with individual players identified. Copy negatives created December 30, 1974.
Overview The 1911-1912 University of Denver (DU) women's basketball team, in uniforms, poses outdoors in front of a brick wall in three rows in Denver, Colorado. Nellie Hall Bayles is pictured in the top row, far right.
Dates: between 1911-1912
Overview The 1913 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's basketball team poses for a group portrait indoors. Back row (left to right): manager Myron Smith, unidentified, Guy Brubaker, Ben Pierce, and coach Hiram Wilson. Second row: Wesley Kemp, Elmo Robinson, captain Horatio Ramsey, Carl Melzer, and Harold Trunk. Laying down: Harry 'Swifty' Stender. Photographic print, reproduced from a halftone print in the 1914 Kynewisbok, page 124. Re-photographed 20th century.