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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 529 Collections and/or Records:

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 Football Players, between 1957-1958

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0011.00080
Overview Three University of Denver (DU) Pioneers men's football players pose for a group portrait on a stadium ladder. Identified in the middle is Danny Loos, and beneath him is Melvin Johnson.
Dates: between 1957-1958

University of Denver Football Practice with Coach John Roning, between 1956-1960

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0011.00082
Overview University of Denver (DU) Pioneers football players lift their legs as head coach John Roning inspects their cleats during practice in the University of Denver Stadium.
Dates: between 1956-1960

University of Denver Football Stadium, between 1945-1960

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0389.00063
Overview University of Denver (DU) Football stadium being cleared of snow by workers with shovels after a snow storm.
Dates: between 1945-1960

University of Denver Football Stadium, between 1945-1960

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0389.00064
Overview University of Denver (DU) Football stadium being cleared of snow by workers with shovels after a snow storm.
Dates: between 1945-1960

University of Denver Football Stadium, between 1950-1960

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0389.00065
Overview University of Denver (DU) Football stadium statue shown on the outside of the field.
Dates: between 1950-1960

University of Denver Football Stadium, between 1950-1960

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0389.00068
Overview University of Denver (DU) Football stadium stands.
Dates: between 1950-1960

University of Denver Football Stadium, 1948

 Item
Identifier: U300.01.0389.00070
Overview University of Denver (DU) Football stadium stands.
Dates: 1948