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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:

University of Denver, Pioneer Pigskin Review, Colorado College vs. Denver, Saturday, November 5, 1955, University of Denver Stadium, 1955

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00039
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against Colorado College on Saturday, November 5, 1955 at University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits, school songs and yells. Cover illustration by Lon Keller.

University of Denver, Pioneer Pigskin Review, Denver vs. Brigham Young, November 12, 1960, D. U. Stadium, 1960

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00045
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against Brigham Young University on November 12, 1960 at University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, individual player portraits. Cover illustration by Lon Keller.

University of Denver, Pioneer Pigskin Review, Drake vs. Denver, September 23, 1955, University of Denver Stadium, 1955

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00036
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against Drake University September 23, 1955 at University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits, school songs and yells, 1955 football rules changes. Cover illustration by Lon Keller.

University of Denver, Pioneer Pigskin Review, Utah vs. Denver, Friday, October 14, 1955, University of Denver Stadium, 1955

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00038
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against University of Utah Friday, October 14, 1955 at University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits, school songs and yells. Cover illustration by Lon Keller.

University of Denver, Pioneer Pigskin Review, Wyoming vs. Denver, Thursday, November 24, 1955, University of Denver Stadium, 1955

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00040
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against University of Wyoming on Thursday, November 24 1955 at University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits, school songs and yells. Cover illustration by Larry Tisdale.

University of Denver Presents a Preview of the 1954 Pioneers, 21st Annual Spring Football Game, D. U. Stadium, June 4, 8:15 p.m., 1953

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00056
Overview Program for 1953 Spring Football game previewing the 1954 University of Denver Pioneer Football team. Program lists the team rosters: Whites coached by Jack Carberry versus the Reds coached by Chet Nelson, probable starting lineups. Page 4 contains an order form for 1954 season tickets.

University of Denver, Reds vs. Golds, A Preview of the 1955 Pioneers, 22nd Annual Spring Football Game, D. U. Stadium, April 30, 2 p.m., 1954

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00057
Overview Program for 1954 Spring Football game previewing the 1955 University of Denver Pioneer Football team. Program lists the team rosters: Reds coached by Chet Nelson versus the Golds coached by Jack Carberry, probable starting lineups. Page 4 contains 1955 DU home football game schedule and an order form for 1955 season tickets. Embossed: RMW Library of Max Willsey.

University of Denver, Reds vs. Golds, A Preview of the 1955 Pioneers, 22nd Annual Spring Football Game, D. U. Stadium, April 30, 2 p.m., 1954

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00058
Overview Program for 1954 Spring Football game previewing the 1955 University of Denver Pioneer Football team. Program lists the team rosters: Reds coached by Chet Nelson versus the Golds coached by Jack Carberry, probable starting lineups. Page 4 contains 1955 DU home football game schedule and an order form for 1955 season tickets.

University of Denver, Skyline Champions, Football Information, 1955, Press, Radio, Television, 1955

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00049
Overview University of Denver Football press book. Contains the University of Denver's 1955 varsity and freshman football season schedules, 1954 varsity and freshman results, brief biographies of DU coaching staff, 1955 schedule of games listed by opponent and including DU's past record with opponent, 1955 University of Denver Football Roster, player sketches, list of lettermen returning and not returning, name pronunciation guide, press and radio information.

University of Denver, Skyline Champions, Football Information, 1955, Press, Radio, Television, 1955

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00050
Overview University of Denver Football press book. Contains the University of Denver's 1955 varsity and freshman football season schedules, 1954 varsity and freshman results, brief biographies of DU coaching staff, 1955 schedule of games listed by opponent and including DU's past record with opponent, 1955 University of Denver Football Roster, player sketches, list of lettermen returning and not returning, name pronunciation guide, press and radio information. Cover is torn, and two slips of paper...