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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 46606 Collections and/or Records:

1936 Kynewisbok, 1936

 Item
Identifier: LD1568.D43kv.1-files.csv
Overview University of Denver yearbook first published in 1894 (by the Class of 1895) as: Mount Olympus. Volume 38 represents the academic year 1935 to 1936.

1937 Football Team on Trip to Hawaii, 1937

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Identifier: U201.01.0010.00011
Overview A group poses for a photograph outdoors, many members wearing leis. The men that are presumably on the football team are dressed in broad-brimmed hats, and similarly-colored clothing.

1937 Kynewisbok, 1937

 Item
Identifier: LD1568.D43kv.1-files.csv
Overview University of Denver yearbook first published in 1894 (by the Class of 1895) as: Mount Olympus. Volume 39 represents the academic year 1936 to 1937.

1938 Kynewisbok, 1938

 Item
Identifier: LD1568.D43kv.1-files.csv
Overview University of Denver yearbook first published in 1894 (by the Class of 1895) as: Mount Olympus. Volume 40 represents the academic year 1937 to 1938.

1939 Kynewisbok, 1939

 Item
Identifier: LD1568.D43kv.1-files.csv
Overview University of Denver yearbook first published in 1894 (by the Class of 1895) as: Mount Olympus. Volume 41 represents the academic year 1938 to 1939.

1939 University of Denver Men's Track and Field Team, 1939

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Identifier: U300.01.0061.00114
Overview 1939 University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's track and field team poses for a group portrait. Reproduced in the 1939 Kynewisbok, page 272. Back row (l-r): Phil Schumann, Norman Maris, Dan Hoggatt, Bernard Wright, Kramish, Jack Daniel, Garth Haigh, Martin Morgan, Harry Shade, Bob Desserich, Beyer, Lee Doud, George Twombly. Front row: Harold McCormick, Robert King, Ring, Mike Jurich, Lafe McClard, Karl Hafen, Walter Peterson, Tibbetts, Wiles Hallock, Simon, and Coach Eddie Haynes.

1940 & 1937 D.U./C.U. Football Game Highlights, between 1937-1940

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Identifier: U300.07.0429.00026
Overview University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's football game highlights from 1937 and 1940 for games against University of Colorado. Video an archival 16mm film transfer from 1997.

1940 Kynewisbok, 1940

 Item
Identifier: LD1568.D43kv.1-files.csv
Overview University of Denver yearbook first published in 1894 (by the Class of 1895) as: Mount Olympus. Volume 42 represents the academic year 1939 to 1940.

1941 Kynewisbok, 1941

 Item
Identifier: LD1568.D43kv.1-files.csv
Overview University of Denver yearbook first published in 1894 (by the Class of 1895) as: Mount Olympus. Volume 43 represents the academic year 1940 to 1941.

1942 Kynewisbok, 1942

 Item
Identifier: LD1568.D43kv.1-files.csv
Overview University of Denver yearbook first published in 1894 (by the Class of 1895) as: Mount Olympus. Volume 44 represents the academic year 1941 to 1942.