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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 224 Collections and/or Records:

Aspen Hall, circa 1950

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0132.0022.00002
Overview The image depicts five unidentified individuals in the laundry room at Aspen Hall, affiliated with the University of Denver, circa 1950.

Aspen Hall, circa 1950

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0132.0022.00004
Overview The image depicts ten unidentified individuals in the student lounge at Aspen Halll, at the University of Denver, circa 1950. The student lounge was located in the basement of Aspen Hall and was filled with chairs, tables, couches, and a piano for entertainment.

Aspen Halls, 1951 December

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Identifier: U201.01.0132.0022.00003
Overview The image depicts three unidentified individuals washing clothes in the laundry room in Aspen Halll, at the University of Denver, in 12/51. From left to right, one woman is using the washing machine, another is using one of four sinks, and the last woman is starting the dryer. The laundry room is located in the basement of Aspen Hall.

Freshman Housing, circa 1950

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Identifier: U201.01.0131.0005.00005
Overview The contact sheet depicts two unidentified freshman students in University of Denver housing, circa 1950.

Freshman Student in the Dorm Room, circa 1950

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Identifier: U201.01.0131.0005.00004.00001
Overview The image depicts an unidentified freshman student sitting at a desk in a dorm in student housing at the University of Denver, circa 1950. There is an open suitcase sitting on the bed in the room as well.

Freshman Students, circa 1950

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Identifier: U201.01.0131.0005.00004
Overview The contact sheet depicts an unidentified freshman student in student housing at the University of Denver, circa 1950.

Group of Students in an Elevator, circa 1980

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Identifier: U201.01.0131.0025.00002
Overview The image depicts 21 unidentified individuals posing in an elevator at a residence hall, at the University of Denver, circa 1980.

Housing

 File
Identifier: U201.01.0090.0009
Overview Black and white negatives and contact sheets relating to student housing at the University of Denver.

Housing - Contact Sheet, circa 1975 October 29

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Identifier: U201.01.0090.0009.00001
Overview Contact sheet of the University of Denver's student housing, circa 1975.

Housing - Contact Sheet, circa 1975 October 29

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Identifier: U201.01.0090.0009.00002
Overview Contact sheet of the University of Denver's student housing, circa 10/29/1975.