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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 70 Collections and/or Records:

University of Denver Football Information, 1947, 1947

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00046
Overview 1947 University of Denver football typed publicity pamphlet. Contains brief history of the University of Denver, overview of position players, roster, thumbnail sketches of coaches, feature material on the individual players called ''pioneer cuff notes'', 1946 records and 1947 schedules of opponents, lifetime record with 1947 opponents, 1947-1948 basketball schedule, pertinent information on University of Denver: location, team nicknames, stadium, radio stations broadcasting games. Page 22,...
Dates: 1947

University of Denver, Football Information, 1956, Press - Radio - Television, 1956

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00051
Overview University of Denver Football press book. Contains the University of Denver's 1956 varsity and freshman football season schedules, 1955 varsity and freshman results, brief biographies of DU coaching staff, 1956 schedule of games listed by opponent and including DU's past record with opponent, 1956 University of Denver Football Roster, player sketches, list of lettermen returning and not returning, name pronunciation guide, press and radio information. Cover and page 1 are embossed with personal...
Dates: 1956

University of Denver, Football Information, 1956, Press - Radio - Television, 1956

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00052
Overview University of Denver Football press book. Contains the University of Denver's 1956 varsity and freshman football season schedules, 1955 varsity and freshman results, brief biographies of DU coaching staff, 1956 schedule of games listed by opponent and including DU's past record with opponent, 1956 University of Denver Football Roster, player sketches, list of lettermen returning and not returning, name pronunciation guide, press and radio information. Cover stamped: University of Denver...
Dates: 1956

University of Denver, Football Information, 1957, Press - Radio - Television, 1957

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00053
Overview University of Denver Football press book. Contains the University of Denver's 1957 varsity and freshman football season schedules, 1956 varsity and freshman results, brief biographies of DU coaching staff, 1957 schedule of games listed by opponent and including DU's past record with opponent, 1957 University of Denver Football Roster, player sketches, list of lettermen returning and not returning, name pronunciation guide, press and radio information. Cover stamped: University of Denver...
Dates: 1957

University of Denver Men's Football Team, between 1955-1959

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0012.00019
Overview University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's football team pose together for a team photograph in the bleachers of the University of Denver (DU) Stadium in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: between 1955-1959

University of Denver, Pioneer Pigskin Review, Brigham Young vs. Denver, Saturday, November 10, 1956, Univ. of Denver Stadium, 1956

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00041
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against Brigham Young University on Saturday, November 10, 1956 at University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits, school songs and yells.
Dates: 1956

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.
Dates: 1955

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.
Dates: 1960

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.
Dates: 1955

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.
Dates: 1955