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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 69 Collections and/or Records:

University of Denver Stadium, between 1930-1940

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0002.00059
Overview Exterior view of the University of Denver football stadium from the Mary Reed Library tower, prior to the construction of the Field House Arena in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: between 1930-1940

University of Denver Stadium, between 1930-1970

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0004.00126
Overview Aerial view of the side of the University of Denver stadium in Denver, Colorado. A tennis court is partially visible, and a high relief sculpture is visible in the foreground.
Dates: between 1930-1970

University of Denver Stadium, between 1965-1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00087
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium stands.
Dates: between 1965-1971

University of Denver Stadium, between 1960-1970

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00092
Overview Aerial view of the University of Denver (DU) Stadium.
Dates: between 1960-1970

University of Denver Stadium, between 1950-1955

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00107
Overview Aerial view of the University of Denver (DU) Stadium.
Dates: between 1950-1955

University of Denver Stadium, between 1960-1970

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00077
Overview Aerial view of the University of Denver (DU) Stadium.
Dates: between 1960-1970

University of Denver Stadium, between 1965-1971

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00080
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium stands.
Dates: between 1965-1971

University of Denver Stadium and the Field House Arena, between 1968-1972

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0002.00212
Overview Aerial view of the University of Denver Stadium and Field House Arena in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: between 1968-1972

University of Denver Stadium and the Field House Arena, between 1968-1972

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0002.00213
Overview Aerial view of the University of Denver Stadium and Field House Arena in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: between 1968-1972

University of Denver Stadium Deconstruction, 1977

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0063.00009
Overview University of Denver (DU) Stadium in the process of being demolished.
Dates: 1977