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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 47037 Collections and/or Records:

17th Annual NCAA Hockey Championships Official Banquet Players Coaches Officials Press, 1964 March 18

Identifier: U300.05.0410.00012
Overview Banquet program for the 17th annual NCAA Hockey Championships held at the University of Denver in the Field House Arena in Denver, Colorado from March 19-21, 1964.
Dates: 1964 March 18

17th annual NCAA Ice Hockey Championships, University of Denver arena, March 19, 20, 21, 1964, 1964 March 19-21

Identifier: U300.05.0419.00006
Overview NCAA Hockey Championships program from March 19-21, 1964 for games featuring Providence College vs. University of Michigan and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute vs. University of Denver. Program features rosters for all four teams, Chancellor Alter's greeting, greeting note from governor John A. Love and Mayor Tom Currigan, photographs of NCAA tournament officials, 1964 tournament committee, essay on college hockey, N.C.A.A. championship history.
Dates: 1964 March 19-21

1864-1964 University of Denver Centennial bumper sticker, 1964

Identifier: U204.03.0044.00001
Overview Bumper sticker celebrating the DU Centennial. Crimson background with a gold lettering ''1864-1964 University of Denver Centennial'' plus an oval with the same information.
Dates: 1964

1891 University of Denver Sail Club, 1891 May 30

Identifier: U300.01.0002.00182
Overview University of Denver Sail Club poses for a group portrait in rowboats as they prepare to row out on Crystal Lake on May 30, 1891. Matte collodion printing-out paper with gold and platinum toning.
Dates: 1891 May 30

1892 University of Denver Men's Football Team, 1892

Identifier: U300.01.0002.00180
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.
Dates: 1892

1892 University of Denver Men's Football Team, 1892

Identifier: U300.01.0002.00180.00001
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.
Dates: 1892

1893 - 2111 S. St. Paul - 'Walter House.', circa 1893

Identifier: U201.01.0031.0006.00004
Overview Black and white exterior view of University of Denver's Observatory Park 2111 So. St. Paul St. in Denver, Colorado c. 1893. The image shows two people infront of the home.
Dates: circa 1893

1897 University of Denver Men's Baseball Team, 1897

Identifier: U300.01.0003.00046
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).
Dates: 1897

1898-1899 University of Denver Men's Football Team, between 1898-1899

Identifier: U300.01.0390.00011
Overview 1898-1899 University of Denver men's football team poses indoors for a group portrait.
Dates: between 1898-1899

1898 University of Denver Men's Football Team, 1898

Identifier: U300.01.0052.00017
Overview 1898-1899 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's football team poses for a group portrait.
Dates: 1898