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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 Groundbreaking Ceremony, 1925

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

University of Denver Stadium Groundbreaking Ceremony, 1925

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

University of Denver Stadium Scoreboard, between 1955-1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0002.00184
Overview Front view of the University of Denver Stadium football scoreboard in Denver, Colorado. Scoreboard fields read: ''Public Service Company of Colorado. Quarter: Visitors: Denver: Down: Yards to Go:'' and the game clock is visible.
Dates: between 1955-1971

University of Denver Stadium Souvenir, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00090
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium souvenir from after the destruction of the stadium.
Dates: 1971

University of Denver Stadium Stands, between 1965-1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00083
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium stands.
Dates: between 1965-1971

University of Denver Sturm Hall with the Stadium and Centennial Towers, between 1964-1971

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0031.0002.00028
Overview Exterior view of University of Denver's General Classroom Building, later known as Sturm Hall in Denver, Colorado. The Hilltop Stadium and Centennial Towers are seen in the background.
Dates: between 1964-1971