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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:

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

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00020
Overview 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.

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

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00011
Overview 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.''

Football Digest: University of Denver vs. Colorado Mines, September 24, 1937, 1937 September 24

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0084.00007
Overview Program for the University of Denver (DU) football game against Colorado School of Mines on September 24, 1937 at the University of Denver Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, cheers, song lyrics, team and individual player portraits.

Football Digest, University of Denver vs. Wyoming, Nov. 5, 1932, 1932

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00006
Overview Program for the University of Denver football game against the University of Wyoming on November 5, 1932 at the Denver University Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Program includes: team rosters, statistics, schedules, cheers, song lyrics, team and individual player portraits. Color cover illustration signed ''Wolfin Barger.''

Fourth Annual Denver Post Charity Football Game, Chicago Cardinals vs. Washington Redskins and Colorado High School All Stars North vs. South, D. U. Stadium, Aug. 26, 1950, 1950

 Item
Identifier: U300.03.0007.00061
Overview Program for the Fourth Annual Denver Post Charity Football Game featuring the Chicago Cardinals vs. Washington Redskins and Colorado High School All Stars North vs. South at D. U. Stadium on Aug. 26, 1950. Program includes: player sketches, 1950 football rule changes, team rosters, statistics, team and individual player portraits, article by Denver Post Sports Editor Marvin McCarthy. Cover illustration by Larry Tisdale.

Hand Lithograph of University of Denver Stadium

 File — Box: U201.01.0107
Identifier: U201.01.0107
Overview Black and white framed and matted hand lithograph depiction of the outside of the University of Denver Stadium.

Hand Lithograph of University of Denver Stadium

 File — Box: U201.01.0113
Identifier: U201.01.0113
Overview Contains hand lithographs of DU stadium entrance. (2) copies - 1 framed, 1 matted.