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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 13 Collections and/or Records:

University of Denver Stadium Deconstruction, 1977

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00009
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium in the process of being demolished.

University of Denver Stadium Demolition, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0027.0015.00014
Overview Exterior view of the University of Denver stadium, also known as Hilltop Stadium, during demolition, on the University of Denver campus in Denver, Colorado.

University of Denver Stadium Demolition, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0027.0015.00051
Overview Exterior view of the University of Denver stadium, also known as Hilltop Stadium, during demolition, on the University of Denver campus in Denver, Colorado.

University of Denver Stadium Demolition, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0027.0015.00071
Overview Exterior view of the University of Denver stadium, also known as Hilltop Stadium, during demolition, on the University of Denver campus in Denver, Colorado.

University of Denver Stadium Demolition, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0002.00214
Overview View of the University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado, after demolition, in 1971.

University of Denver Stadium Demolition, between 1971-1972

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Identifier: U300.01.0059.00134
Overview University of Denver (DU) Hilltop Stadium in the process of being demolished.

University of Denver Stadium Demolition, 1971-1972

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0062.00053
Overview Demolition of the University of Denver (DU) Pioneers Hilltop Stadium.

University of Denver Stadium Destruction, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00001
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium in the process of being demolished.

University of Denver Stadium Destruction, 1977

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00002
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium in the process of being demolished.

University of Denver Stadium Destruction, 1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00003
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium in the process of being demolished.