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University of Denver Stadium (Denver, Colo.)

 Organization

Scope Note

Groundbreaking of the stadium began in 1925. Football stadium opened to a game with Colorado School of Mines in 1926. It was later demolished in 1971 and replaced by tennis courts and fields.

Citation

Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg.117); “Football Victory Caps Formal Dedication of Huge Pioneer Stadium,” University of Denver Clarion, vol. 31, no. 3, October 7, 1926, 1.

Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg. 183); Board of Trustees Minutes – Volume S: page 33, 36.

University of Denver. Special Collections and Archives. University of Denver Buildings Collection. Communique. (1971). [U123.01.0009.0023].
Scope Note Use for: Hilltop Stadium (Denver, Colo.)
Ground Breaking for the "Hill Top" Stadium in 1925.
Sources Card Catalog. Administration- Board of Trustees.
Dedication of Stadium on October 2nd, 1926.
Sources “Stadium- Groundbreaking/Dedication, 1925 – 1926,” University of Denver Buildings Collection. [U123.01.0009.0020]; University of Denver. Special Collections and Archives. University of Denver Buildings Collection. Dedication program. [U123.01.0009.0020].

Found in 447 Collections and/or Records:

University of Denver Athletic Director Ellison Ketchum and Alfred Nelson, between 1944-1950

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00091
Overview University of Denver (DU) Athletic Director Ellison Ketchum and Dean of the Community College Alfred Nelson look over the construction of the east stands of the University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: between 1944-1950

University of Denver Campus, between 1967-1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0002.00131
Overview Aerial view of the University of Denver campus taken from the east in Denver, Colorado. The University of Denver Stadium, Centennial Halls, Centennial Towers, and the General Classroom Building (GCB) are visible.
Dates: between 1967-1971

University of Denver Campus, 1940

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0002.00215
Overview Aerial view of the University of Denver University Park campus in the early 1940s. In foreground, left to right: University Hall; Iliff School of Theology, and the Mary Reed Building (then the Mary Reed Library). In middle, left to right: the Alumni Gymnasium, Margery Reed Hall, Buchtel Memorial Chapel, and Science Hall. In background: DU Hilltop Stadium, before the construction of the Field House Arena.
Dates: 1940

University of Denver, Colorado College, November 3, 1934, 1934 November 3

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0084.00003
Overview Program for the University of Denver (DU) football game against Colorado College on November 3, 1934 at the University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, cheers, song lyrics, team and individual player portraits.
Dates: 1934 November 3

University of Denver, Colorado School of Mines, September 21, 1934, 1934 September 21

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0084.00004
Overview Program for the University of Denver (DU) football game against Colorado College on November 3, 1934 at the University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, cheers, song lyrics, team and individual player portraits.
Dates: 1934 September 21

University of Denver Female Track and Field Participants, between 1930-1940

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0004.00061
Overview University of Denver Pioneers female track and field participants celebrate as they reach the finish line of the fifty yard dash during practice at the DU stadium in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: between 1930-1940

University of Denver Field House Arena Construction, 1971-1972

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0062.00054
Overview Construction of the University of Denver (DU) Pioneers Field House Arena.
Dates: 1971-1972

University of Denver Football, 1958, Press - Radio - Television, 1958

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00054
Overview University of Denver Football press book. Contains the University of Denver's 1958 varsity and freshman football season schedules, 1957 varsity and freshman results, brief biographies of DU coaching staff, 1958 schedule of games listed by opponent and including DU's past record with opponent, 1958 University of Denver Football Roster, player sketches, list of lettermen returning and not returning, name pronunciation guide, press and radio information.
Dates: 1958

University of Denver Football, 1959 Pioneers, Press - Radio - Television, 1959

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00055
Overview University of Denver Football press book. Contains the University of Denver's 1959 varsity and freshman football season schedules, 1958 varsity and freshman results, brief biographies of DU coaching staff, 1959 schedule of games listed by opponent and including DU's past record with opponent, 1959 University of Denver Football Roster, player sketches, list of lettermen returning and not returning, name pronunciation guide, press and radio information.
Dates: 1959

University of Denver Football Digest Vol. 1, No. 8, Wyoming University vs. University of Denver, Thursday, November 24, 1949, 1949

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00026
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against University of Wyoming on November 24, 1949 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Cover illustration by Lon Keller.
Dates: 1949