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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 74 Collections and/or Records:

Football at The University of Denver, 1954, 1954

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00047
Overview Triple punched photocopy of 1954 40 page typed University of Denver football publicity pamphlet held together with two brads. Cover illustration colored in with permanent marker. Contains introduction, general information on the University of Denver Stadium and ticket prices, 1954 football schedule, 1953 football results, football history at University of Denver, brief biographies of administrative, coaching and playing personnel, football roster, records and statistics, D.U. opponents, press...

Football Digest : University of Denver, Colorado Agricultural College, October 6, 1933, 1933

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00008
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against the Colorado Agricultural College on October 6, 1933 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, cheers, song lyrics, team and individual player portraits, 1933 major rule changes, color cover illustration ''Block that Kick!'' and a brief descriptive writing sketch ''Our Cover Page -- 'Block that Kick!''' on p. [13].

Football Digest : University of Denver, Colorado School of Mines, September 22, 1933, 1933

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00007
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against the Colorado School of Mines on September 22, 1933 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, cheers, song lyrics, team and individual player portraits, 1933 major rule changes, advertisement for Lawrence Welk and his orchestra at Eddie Ott's Broadmoor in center of program, color cover ''The Toss-Up'' and a brief descriptive writing sketch ''Our Cover Page -- 'The...

Football Digest, Colo. Mines vs. Univ. of Denver, Friday September 24, 1943, 1943

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Identifier: U300.03.0007.00012
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against the Colorado School of Mines on September 24, 1943 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Color cover illustration signed ''Lon Keller''.

Football Digest, Colo. State v. University of Denver, Friday, October 9, 1942, 1942

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00010
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against Colorado State on October 9, 1942 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Color cover illustration signed ''OKay''

Football Digest, Colorado College vs. Univ. of Denver, Friday, October 13, 1944, 1944

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00017
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against Colorado College on Friday, October 13, 1944 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Color cover illustration signed Lon Keller.

Football Digest, Ft. Riley vs. Univ. of Denver, Saturday, October 16, 1943, 1943

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Identifier: U300.03.0007.00015
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against the Cavalry Replacement Training Center of Fort Riley, Kansas on Saturday, October 16, 1943 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Color cover illustration signed Lon Keller.

Football Digest, Kansas vs. Univ. of Denver, Friday, October 1, 1943, 1943

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00013
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against the University of Kansas on Friday, October 1, 1943 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Color cover illustration signed Lon Keller.

Football Digest, New Mexico vs. Univ. of Denver, Saturday, November 13, 1943, 1943

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00016
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against University of New Mexico on Saturday, October 16, 1943 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Color cover illustration signed Lon Keller.

Football Digest, Official Football Magazine for the University of Denver, B. Y. U. vs. Univ. of Denver, Saturday, November 1, 1947, 1947

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00022
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against Brigham Young University on Saturday, November 1, 1947 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Cover illustration by Larry Tisdale.