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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 176 Collections and/or Records:

University of Denver Stadium Construction, 1925 August 3

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Identifier: U300.01.0060.00100
Abstract Construction of University of Denver (DU) Pioneers Stadium.
Dates: 1925 August 3

University of Denver Stadium Construction, 1925

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Identifier: U300.01.0060.00101
Abstract Construction of University of Denver (DU) Pioneers Stadium.
Dates: 1925

University of Denver Stadium Construction, 1925 August 15

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Identifier: U300.01.0060.00102
Abstract Construction of University of Denver (DU) Pioneers Stadium.
Dates: 1925 August 15

University of Denver Stadium Construction, 1925

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Identifier: U300.01.0009.00005
Abstract View of the University of Denver stadium during construction in Denver, Colorado in 1925. A sign that reads: ''University of Denver Football Field seeded by the Barteldes Seed Co. 1525 15th St. M. 6808. Note - Creeping Bent Stolons Planted on Terraces by Vegetative Method'' is visible in the foreground.
Dates: 1925

University of Denver Stadium Deconstruction, 1977

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Identifier: U300.01.0063.00009
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Stadium in the process of being demolished.
Dates: 1977

University of Denver Stadium Demolition, 1971

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Identifier: U300.01.0002.00214
Abstract View of the University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado, after demolition, in 1971.
Dates: 1971

University of Denver Stadium Demolition, 1971-1972

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Identifier: U300.01.0062.00053
Abstract Demolition of the University of Denver (DU) Pioneers Hilltop Stadium.
Dates: 1971-1972

University of Denver Stadium Demolition, between 1971-1972

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Identifier: U300.01.0059.00134
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Hilltop Stadium in the process of being demolished.
Dates: between 1971-1972

University of Denver Stadium Demolition, 1971

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Identifier: U201.01.0027.0015.00014
Abstract Exterior view of the University of Denver stadium, also known as Hilltop Stadium, during demolition, on the University of Denver campus in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1971

University of Denver Stadium Demolition, 1971

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Identifier: U201.01.0027.0015.00051
Abstract Exterior view of the University of Denver stadium, also known as Hilltop Stadium, during demolition, on the University of Denver campus in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1971