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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 286 Collections and/or Records:

Feldman Documents, from folder ''The Guide, Rewriter of History'', between 1950-1960

 File
Identifier: M145.09.0016.0019
Overview This folder contains notes for one of Burton Feldman's fiction projects. These notes are some of the groundwork that would set up his later endeavor to create a character that Feldman referred to as the ''Subhuman.'' The bulk of the developing plot seems to be devoted to the memoirs of a fictional tyrant.
Dates: between 1950-1960

Feldman Documents, from ''Notes 1/1 to 1/100 etc.'' Binder, between 1960-1970

 File
Identifier: M145.06.0013.0009
Overview This folder contains more than one hundred drafts by Feldman of the introduction to ''The Rise of Modern Mythology: 1680 - 1860'' that have been extracted from a large binder. Each draft is numbered with the notes that contributed to the changes.
Dates: between 1960-1970

Feldman Documents, from ''Themes 1 - 85, Notes 1/2 to 1/20'' Binder, between 1960-1970

 File
Identifier: M145.06.0013.0013
Overview This folder is the contents of a binder labeled ''Themes 1 - 85, Notes 1/2 to 1/20''. The contents pertain to Burton Feldman's research on mythology that would eventually become ''The Rise of Modern Mythology, 1680 - 1860''. The notes and drafts are a collection of 85 different themes in mythology compiled by Burton.
Dates: between 1960-1970

Feldman Documents, Institute for Advanced Study, 1979-1982

 File
Identifier: M145.06.0013.0004
Overview This folder contains correspondence and copies of applications written and filled out by Burton Feldman for membership in the Institute for Advanced Study.
Dates: 1979-1982

Feldman Documents, ''Liszt Notes'' for ''Chopin's Bones'', between 1993-1994

 File
Identifier: M145.09.0021.0005
Overview This folder contains notes about Franz Liszt for a fiction project by Burton Feldman called ''Chopin's Bones.'' The story is a murder mystery featuring Feldman's stock characters Wrist and Emma Carew.
Dates: between 1993-1994

Feldman Documents, Literary Agencies, Burton and Peggy, Manuscript Responses (2 of 4), 1958-1999

 File
Identifier: M145.04.0010.0002
Overview This folder is the second of four containing responses from literary agencies and publishers regarding manuscripts sent them by Burton and Peggy Feldman.
Dates: 1958-1999

Feldman Documents, Literary Agencies, Burton and Peggy, Manuscript Responses (3 of 4), 1991-1996

 File
Identifier: M145.04.0010.0003
Overview This folder is the third of four containing responses from literary agencies and publishers regarding manuscripts sent them by Burton and Peggy Feldman.
Dates: 1991-1996

Feldman Documents, Literary Agencies, Burton and Peggy, Manuscript Responses (4 of 4), 1964-1991

 File
Identifier: M145.04.0010.0004
Overview This folder is the fourth of four containing responses from literary agencies and publishers regarding manuscripts sent them by Burton and Peggy Feldman.
Dates: 1964-1991

Feldman Documents, ''Mercy for Miss Awdy'' by Walter D. Love, circa 1970

 File
Identifier: M145.04.0011.0028
Overview This folder contains a draft copy of Walter D. Love's ''Mercy for Miss Awdy, In a Vile Acting of the Sacred''. The piece is a dialogue that was published as the Appendix of John B. Cobb Jr.'s book entitled ''The Theology of Altizer: Critique and Response''. This copy appears to have been sent to Burton Feldman as a review copy, as Feldman has made some corrections scattered throughout the text.
Dates: circa 1970

Feldman Documents, ''Myth, Kinship, and Politics'', 1978

 File
Identifier: M145.06.0013.0002
Overview This folder contains a copy of a paper written by Burton Feldman in 1978 entitled ''Myth, Kinship, and Politics: How Poetry Articulates What Myth Does Not Say.''
Dates: 1978