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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 145 Collections and/or Records:

University of Denver Football Stadium Construction, 1925 July 18

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Identifier: U300.01.0047.00123
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium photograph taken during construction in 1925. Image shows home stands in the midst of construction.
Dates: 1925 July 18

University of Denver Football Stadium Construction, 1925 August 1

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Identifier: U300.01.0047.00124
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium photograph taken during construction in 1925. Image shows the side end of the home stands in the midst of construction.
Dates: 1925 August 1

University of Denver Football Stadium Construction, 1925 August 1

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Identifier: U300.01.0047.00125
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium photograph taken during construction in 1925. Image shows a completed grass field. A sign in the middle states: ''University of Denver Football Fired By The Barteldes Seed Co.''
Dates: 1925 August 1

University of Denver Football Stadium Construction, 1925 August 21

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Identifier: U300.01.0050.00014
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium photograph taken during construction in 1925. Image shows members of the construction crew working on the home stands as the lower level nears completion.
Dates: 1925 August 21

University of Denver Football Stadium Construction, 1925 August 21

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Identifier: U300.01.0050.00015
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium photograph taken during construction in 1925. Image shows a member of the construction crew standing near the top of the home stands.
Dates: 1925 August 21

University of Denver Football Stadium Construction, 1925 August 6

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Identifier: U300.01.0050.00016
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium photograph taken during construction in 1925. Image shows the perimeter of the grass field as members of the construction crew begin working on the away side stands.
Dates: 1925 August 6

University of Denver Football Stadium Construction, 1925 August 8

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Identifier: U300.01.0050.00017
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium photograph taken during construction in 1925. Image shows the grass field being watered as members of the construction crew begin work on the away side stands.
Dates: 1925 August 8

University of Denver Football Stadium Construction, 1925 August 1

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Identifier: U300.01.0050.00018
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium photograph taken during construction in 1925. Image shows members of the construction crew working on the home stands in the distance.
Dates: 1925 August 1

University of Denver Football Stadium Construction, 1925 August 21

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Identifier: U300.01.0050.00019
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium photograph taken during construction in 1925. Image shows the backside of the home stands.
Dates: 1925 August 21

University of Denver Football Stadium Construction, 1925 April 7

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Identifier: U300.01.0050.00020
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium photograph taken during construction in 1925. Image shows construction equipment leveling the area during an early portion of construction.
Dates: 1925 April 7