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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


Jan. 30, 1974, letter to faculty, U172._.0003, Hillel folder

Found in 13448 Collections and/or Records:

University of Denver's Quadrangle Area, 1999

Identifier: U201.01.0031.0010.00037
Overview Artist's concept of the Quadrangle Area on the University of Denver in Denver, University.
Dates: 1999

University Park Campus, between 1960-2008

Identifier: U201.01.0031.0010.00013
Overview Artist's concept of an aerial view of University of Denver University Park Campus in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: between 1960-2008

University Park Campus Model, between 1953-1966

Identifier: U201.01.0031.0010.00007
Overview University Chancellor Chester Alter and General Chairman of the Program for New Resources John Evans are looking over the model of the University of Denver's University Park Campus in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: between 1953-1966

University Park Tramway, 1924

Identifier: U201.01.0033.0014.00001
Overview Exterior view of the University of Denver Tramway ticket collector in Denver, Colorado. The photograph was taken looking west towards Old Desoto Hotel.
Dates: 1924

View from the Mary Reed Tower, 1986 October

Identifier: U201.01.0031.0020.00005
Overview Exterior view of the University of Denver Campus from the Mary Reed Building Tower in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1986 October

View of University of Denver Campus, between 1980-1999

Identifier: U201.01.0029.0022.00037
Overview View of a portion of the University of Denver campus in Denver, Colorado, including Mary Reed Building.
Dates: between 1980-1999

Water Cascades Down Steps, 1978 September 10

Identifier: U201.01.0031.0018.00003
Overview Exterior view of University of Denver workmen fixing a broken waterpipe which was punctured while installing an Anti-Crime Light for Security in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1978 September 10

Water Girl, 1979

Identifier: U201.01.0033.0003.00002
Overview Exterior view of University of Denver's during the summer in Denver, Colorado. A woman stands watering plants.
Dates: 1979