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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 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, between 1960-1980

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0029.0025.00004
Overview Aerial view of the University of Denver campus in Denver, Colorado. Buildings visible include: University Hall, Johnson-McFarlane Hall, Mary Reed Building, University of Denver Stadium, Buchtel Memorial Chapel, and Margery Reed Building.
Dates: between 1960-1980

University of Denver Campus, between 1909-1916

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0033.0015.00018
Overview Black and white contact sheet with exterior and aerial views of the University Park Campus of the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado. Buildings visible include University Hall, Carnegie Library, Buchtel Memorial Chapel, Mary Reed Building, and University of Denver Stadium.
Dates: between 1909-1916

University of Denver Campus, between 1958-1962

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0033.0018.00005
Overview 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 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 Stadium, between 1945-1960

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0389.00063
Overview 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
Overview 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
Overview 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
Overview University of Denver (DU) Football stadium stands.
Dates: between 1950-1960

University of Denver Football Stadium, 1948

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