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University of Denver. College of Law

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1946-2004

Sources

Est. 1892 as University of Denver School of Law. Also known as: Denver Law School, the Law Department of the University of Denver 1893- . Changed usage to: University of Denver College of Law in 1945 or 1946. Absorbed Westminster College of Law in 1957. Renamed Sturm College of Law in Sept. 2004.
Sources found: Its Catalog.
Sources found: SERI-ERA Work. on Elect. Util. Involv. in Res. Solar Appl. (1980 : Univ. of Denver) Proceedings ... 1981: t.p. (University of Denver Law School; Denver, Colo.) [info. from GPO]
Sources found: Phone call to the Univ. 3/22/82 (official name is University of Denver, College of Law, not Law School) [info. from GPO]
Sources found: Information from 678 converted Dec. 18, 2014 (Opened Oct. 3, 1892)
Sources notfound: Access for all www page, viewed Feb. 2, 2007: (University of Denver, Sturm College of Law)
Law department organized in 1881.
Sources Board of Trustees Minutes – Volume B: pages 41-42.
School of Law established in October 3, 1892.
Source Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg. 79); Board of Trustees Minutes – Volume E: Page 167.
College of Law merges with Westminster College of Law forming the Westminster Association in 1957.
Sources Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg. 158); Card Catalog- Academic Units; Board of Trustees Minutes – Volume Q: page 279.

Found in 85 Collections and/or Records:

University of Denver Commencement Records

 Collection
Identifier: U138
Overview Contains invitations, programs, correspondence, speeches, press clippings and miscellaneous materials related to commencement exercises of the University of Denver and its constituent units.
Dates: 1881- 2017

University of Denver Law School - Early Buildings, 1892 - 1940

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0020.0007.00001
Overview Exterior view of the University of Denver School of Law building at 211 15th Street in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1892 - 1940

University of Denver Law School - Early Buildings, 1930

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0020.0007.00002
Overview Floor plans for of the University of Denver School of Law building at 211 15th Street in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1930

University of Denver Law School - Early Buildings, 1892 - 1940

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0020.0007.00004
Overview Exterior view of the University of Denver building at 211 15th Street which was home to the School of Law, the School of Librarianship, and the Community College. Mapelli's Meat Market occupied the ground floor, and a sign reading "Law School University of Denver" is visible on the top floor, with the Denver Civic Center in the background.
Dates: 1892 - 1940

University of Denver Sturm College of Law Records

 Collection
Identifier: U057
Overview

Documents the founding and operation of the University of Denver law school, the activities of its faculty, students and alumni, and the evolution of legal education in the Rocky Mountain West. The collection contains administrative records, legal research, alumni materials, publications issued by the school and records of professional organizations active at the school.

Dates: 1892-