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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 Campus, between 1958-1962

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0033.0018.00005
Abstract Aerial view of the University of Denver campus in Denver, Colorado. The image was taken near the area above the intersection of Iliff and High Streets, facing Northeast. The following buildings are visible: Johnson-McFarlane Hall, Hilltop Stadium, Buchtel Memorial Chapel, University Hall, and Mary Reed Building.
Dates: between 1958-1962

University of Denver Campus, between 1980-1999

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0029.0022.00016
Abstract Bird's-eye view of the University Park Campus of the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado. The view is taken from slightly to the southeast and extends south to Iliff Avenue, north to I-25, east to University Boulevard, and west to High Street, including Cherrington Hall, the Iliff School of Theology, University Hall, Mary Reed Building, Margery Reed Hall, Buchtel Chapel, Penrose Library, Science Hall, Driscoll Student Center, Sturm Hall, University of Denver Stadium, Field House Arena, and...
Dates: between 1980-1999

University of Denver Campus, 1940

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0002.00215
Abstract 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 Campus, between 1967-1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0002.00131
Abstract 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 Field House Arena Construction, 1971-1972

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

University of Denver Football Stadium, between 1945-1960

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0389.00063
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Football stadium being cleared of snow by workers with shovels after a snow storm.
Dates: between 1945-1960

University of Denver Football Stadium, between 1945-1960

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0389.00064
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Football stadium being cleared of snow by workers with shovels after a snow storm.
Dates: between 1945-1960

University of Denver Football Stadium, between 1950-1960

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0389.00065
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Football stadium statue shown on the outside of the field.
Dates: between 1950-1960

University of Denver Football Stadium, between 1950-1960

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0389.00068
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Football stadium stands.
Dates: between 1950-1960

University of Denver Football Stadium, 1948

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0389.00070
Abstract University of Denver (DU) Football stadium stands.
Dates: 1948