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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 308 Collections and/or Records:

Football Digest, Official Football Magazine for the University of Denver, B. Y. U. vs. Univ. of Denver, Saturday, November 1, 1947, 1947

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00022
Abstract Program for the University of Denver football game against Brigham Young University on Saturday, November 1, 1947 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Cover illustration by Larry Tisdale.
Dates: 1947

Football Digest, Official Football Magazine for the University of Denver, Okla. A. & M. vs. Univ. of Denver, Friday, October 5, 1945, 1945

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00021
Abstract Program for the University of Denver football game against Oklahoma A. & M. College on Friday, October 5, 1945 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Cover illustration by Lon Keller.
Dates: 1945

Football Digest, Official Souvenir Program : B.Y.U. vs. Denver, 1936

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00009
Abstract Program for the University of Denver football game against Brigham Young University on November 14, 1936 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, cheers, song lyrics, team and individual player portraits.
Dates: 1936

Football Digest, U. of D. vs. Teachers, Denver University Stadium, October 2, 1931, 1931

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00004
Abstract Program for the University of Denver football game against the Colorado State Teachers College on October 2, 1931 at the University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, cheers, song lyrics, team and individual player portraits.
Dates: 1931

Football Digest, U. of D. vs. W. S. C., Denver University Stadium, October 31, 1931, 1931

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00005
Abstract Program for the University of Denver football game against Western State College of Colorado on October 31, 1931 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, cheers, song lyrics, team and individual player portraits.
Dates: 1931

Football Digest, Univ. of Colorado vs. Univ. of Denver, Thursday, November 23, 1944, 1944

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00019
Abstract Program for the University of Denver football game against University of Colorado on Thursday, November 23, 1944 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Program came with multiple covers illustrated by Lon Keller, this is version A: an image of ''Uncle Sam'', a white haired man in a top hat with a goatee, with a stylized military scene containing aerial, naval and ground forces...
Dates: 1944

Football Digest, Univ. of Colorado vs. Univ. of Denver, Thursday, November 23, 1944, 1944

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00020
Abstract Program for the University of Denver football game against University of Colorado on Thursday, November 23, 1944 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Program came with multiple covers illustrated by Lon Keller, this is version B: A smiling young woman wearing a military cap at a jaunty angle.
Dates: 1944

Football Digest, Univ. of Wyoming v. Univ. of Denver, Saturday, October 17, 1942, 1942

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00011
Abstract Program for the University of Denver football game against the University of Wyoming on October 17, 1942 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, team and individual player portraits. Color cover illustration signed ''Jack Fagan.''
Dates: 1942

Football Digest : University of Denver, Colorado Agricultural College, October 6, 1933, 1933

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00008
Abstract Program for the University of Denver football game against the Colorado Agricultural College on October 6, 1933 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, cheers, song lyrics, team and individual player portraits, 1933 major rule changes, color cover illustration ''Block that Kick!'' and a brief descriptive writing sketch ''Our Cover Page -- 'Block that Kick!''' on p. [13].
Dates: 1933

Football Digest : University of Denver, Colorado School of Mines, September 22, 1933, 1933

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00007
Abstract Program for the University of Denver football game against the Colorado School of Mines on September 22, 1933 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, cheers, song lyrics, team and individual player portraits, 1933 major rule changes, advertisement for Lawrence Welk and his orchestra at Eddie Ott's Broadmoor in center of program, color cover ''The Toss-Up'' and a brief descriptive writing sketch ''Our Cover Page -- 'The...
Dates: 1933