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
CitationJan. 30, 1974, letter to faculty, U172._.0003, Hillel folder
Found in 47037 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Exterior view of University of Denver's Observatory Park 2111 So. St. Paul St. in Denver, Colorado c. 1900.
Dates: circa 1900
Overview Group portrait of the 1900 Pi Beta Phi sorority. Visible in back row, left to right (according to inscription, 1901 Kynewisbok), Reba Brewster, Isadore Van Gilder, Ellen Anderson, Nanaruth Taggart, Anna Berry, Marguerite Dyer. Bottom row, left to right, Mary Traylor, Alice Richardson, Bertha Brooks, Ethel Antrim, Agnes Glasgow, Grace Cockle, Lida Burkhart, Mabel Wheeler.
Overview 1900 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's baseball team poses for a team portrait.
Overview 1907-1908 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's basketball team pose for a photograph. Coach John Koehler is pictured in the back row, far right. Reproduced in the 1908 Kynewisbok, page 100.
Dates: between 1906-1907
Overview Roll of 35 mm. photographic copy negatives made from a group portrait of the 1908 University of Denver football team, with individual players identified. Copy negatives created December 30, 1974.
Overview 1910-1911 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers women's basketball team poses for a group portrait. Re-photographed 20th century.
Dates: between 1910-1911
Overview The 1911-1912 University of Denver (DU) women's basketball team, in uniforms, poses outdoors in front of a brick wall in three rows in Denver, Colorado. Nellie Hall Bayles is pictured in the top row, far right.
Dates: between 1911-1912
Overview The 1913 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's basketball team poses for a group portrait indoors. Back row (left to right): manager Myron Smith, unidentified, Guy Brubaker, Ben Pierce, and coach Hiram Wilson. Second row: Wesley Kemp, Elmo Robinson, captain Horatio Ramsey, Carl Melzer, and Harold Trunk. Laying down: Harry 'Swifty' Stender. Photographic print, reproduced from a halftone print in the 1914 Kynewisbok, page 124. Re-photographed 20th century.
Overview 1913 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's basketball team poses for a team portrait. Back row (left to right): manager Myron Smith, unidentified, coach Hiram Wilson, Ben Pierce, and Guy Brubaker. Second row: Wesley Kemp, Elmo Robinson, captain Horatio Ramsey, Carl Melzer, and Harold Trunk. Laying down: Harry 'Swifty' Stender. Reproduced in the 1914 Kynewisbok, page 124.
Overview The 1914 YMCA Officers and Committee Chairmen pose for a portrait.