Use for: University of Denver. Chamberlin Observatory.
Ground Breaking for Chamberlin Observatory (H.B. Chamberlin, donor; Cost, about $40,000) in June 13, 1888.
Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg.76); Steve Fisher, "University Park's Utopian Start," University of Denver magazine, Winter 2008; University of Denver. Special Collections and Archives. University of Denver Buildings Collection. Certificate. [U123.01.0002.0016]
Cornerstone for Chamberlin Observatory in 1890.
Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg.76).
Chamberlin Observatory completed in 1894.
University of Denver Bulletin, Vol. 24, No. 4, April, 1923, page 15.
On March 27, 1980, Chamberlin Observatory is added to the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP).
Citation:University of Denver. Special Collections and Archives. University of Denver Buildings Collection. NHRP Certificate.
Found in 186 Collections and/or Records:
A crowd listens to a speaker at the podium in front of Chamberlin Observatory on the campus of the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado for the observatory's 100th anniversary celebration.
An unidentified man speaks to a crowd from a podium in front of Chamberlin Observatory on the campus of the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado for the observatory's 100th anniversary celebration.
Paul Reinertson of Denver Channel 7 News prepares to report on-camera on Comet Hyakutake from inside Chamberlin Observatory in Denver, Colorado.
Set of black and white negatives of DU professors Herschel Neumann and Robert Stencel holding a "Happy Anniversary" sign in front of Chamberlin Observatory on the campus of the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado for the observatory's 100th anniversary celebration.
One (1) 4 x 2.5 inches black and white photograph. Notation on back by donor: D.U. Observatory c. 1910 - 14.
Distant view of the University Park campus of the University of Denver (DU) in Denver, Colorado. Mountains are visible in the background. Identifiable structures include: Chamberlin Observatory, University Hall, and the Iliff School of Theology.
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