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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 19076 Collections and/or Records:

1954 University of Denver Mountain States Conference Men's Football Trophy, 1954

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Identifier: U300.01.0004.00038
Overview Front view of the 1954 University of Denver (DU) men's football Mountain States Conference (also known as the Skyline Conference) championship trophy. Trophy plaque engraving reads: ''Mt States Athl Conference Champions 1954.''

1954 University of Denver Varsity Football Squad Skyline Conference Champions, 1954

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Identifier: U300.08.0430.00001
Overview Image of the 1954 University of Denver varsity football squad and Skyline Conference champions superimposed on a wooden plaque. Back row (l-r): Bert Cooper, John Crawford, Joe Douglas (manager), Don Cushing (manager), Jack Musick (line coach), Wilber Volz (backfield coach), Dick Tomlinson (end coach), Earl Hamilton (freshman coach), Bob Blackman (head coach). Row four: Willie Jackson, Jim Pokipala, Jerry Nawrocki, Carl Halstead, Bob Burkey, Gary Nelson, Sel Elizondo, Charles Bernard, Bob...

1954 Wrestling, 1954

 File
Identifier: U300.04.0397.0044
Overview Athletics information about the wrestlers, schedules, and meet results about the University of Denver's Wrestling team in 1954.

1955-1956 Releases, 1955-1956

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Identifier: U300.06.0018.0018

1955 DU Football Highlights, 1955

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Identifier: U300.07.0429.00020
Overview University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's football highlights from 1955.

1955 Football Outlook, 1955

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Identifier: U300.05.0024.00103
Overview 1955 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's football information featuring team roster, coaching staff, individual player information, and schedule.

1955 Tennis, 1955

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Identifier: U300.04.0396.0018
Overview University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's tennis schedule, meet results, and press releases from 1955.

1955 Track, 1955

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Identifier: U300.04.0396.0058
Overview University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's track schedule, press releases, statistics, programs and meet results from the 1955 season.

1955 University of Denver Ski Team and Coaches, 1955

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Identifier: U300.01.0003.00274
Overview University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's ski team and coaches pose for a group portrait. Row 1: Willis S. Olson, Craig Lussi, Bud Werner, Larry Lewis, Alfred L. Vincelette, Assistant Coach Keith Wegeman. Row 2: John Cress, Dave Shaw, Bamse Woronovsky, Dave Miller, Henning Arstall, Coach Willie Schaeffler, Ole Gotaas, Gunnar Jansen, Dale Thompson, Tom Carter, Paul Wegeman.

1955 Wrestling, 1955

 File
Identifier: U300.04.0397.0043
Overview Athletics information about the wrestlers, schedules, and meet results about the University of Denver's Wrestling team in 1955.