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Cutler, Ira E., 1863-1936


Professor at University of Denver (Biology, Genetics, and Zoology) from 1898-1934.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Cutler Family Papers

Identifier: M018
Abstract Ira E. Cutler was a professor at the University of Denver who contributed to the fields of genetics, eugenics, ornithology, botany and geology. Cutler was also a botanist who was instrumental in propagating the "University of Denver rose." He composed the University of Denver "alma mater", Hail to Denver U, and organized the university Glee Club.His daughter Marjorie, who attended the University in the 1920s, served as the registrar in 1937 in which capacity she...
Dates: 1890-1989

University of Denver Professor and Botanist Ira E. Cutler, between 1898-1934

Identifier: U201.03.0011.0020.00001
Abstract University of Denver (DU) professor and botanist Ira E. Cutler poses for a portrait, seated in an armchair with a book in Denver, Colorado. Cutler developed a variety of roses known as ''Rosa Denvera,'' also known as the ''DU Rose.''
Dates: between 1898-1934