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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 Demolition, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0027.0015.00071
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 Destruction, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00001
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Stadium in the process of being demolished.
Dates: 1971

University of Denver Stadium Destruction, 1977

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Identifier: U300.01.0063.00002
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Stadium in the process of being demolished.
Dates: 1977

University of Denver Stadium Destruction, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00003
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Stadium in the process of being demolished.
Dates: 1971

University of Denver Stadium Destruction, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00004
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Stadium in the process of being demolished.
Dates: 1971

University of Denver Stadium Destruction, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00005
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Stadium in the process of being demolished.
Dates: 1971

University of Denver Stadium Destruction, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00006
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Stadium in the process of being demolished.
Dates: 1971

University of Denver Stadium Groundbreaking Ceremony, 1925

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Identifier: U300.01.0060.00048
Abstract Groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the University of Denver (DU) Pioneers Stadium.
Dates: 1925

University of Denver Stadium Groundbreaking Ceremony, 1925

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Identifier: U300.01.0060.00051
Abstract Groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the University of Denver (DU) Pioneers Stadium.
Dates: 1925

University of Denver Stadium Groundbreaking Ceremony, 1925 March 26

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0004.00085
Abstract Chancellor Heber Harper stands on a platform and prepares to address the crowd at the University of Denver Stadium groundbreaking ceremony on March 26, 1925 in Denver, Colorado. Several banners are visible, including one that reads: ''College of Liberal Arts University of Denver.''
Dates: 1925 March 26