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McDowell, William Fraser, 1858-1937

 Person

Dt. William Fraser McDowell was the second chancellor of the University of Denver, serving from 1890-1899.

Citation

Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg.81).

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Administration - Chancellors, circa 1900

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0090.0008.00001
Overview This portrait depicts the University of Denver Administration Chancellors: Henry Augustus Buchtel, William Fraser McDowell, and David Hastings Moore, circa 1900.

Commecement Program of the College Preparatory Department of the University of Denver, 1894 June 1

 Item
Identifier: U138.0001.0002.00015
Overview Program from the Commecement of the College Preparatory Department of the University of Denver which took place on Friday June 1, 1894 at University Hall at 8 p.m. The address was given by Chancellor McDowell.

Commencement Program from the Denver Law School, 1894 June 5

 Item
Identifier: U138.0001.0002.00014
Overview Program from the commencement of the Denver Law School, Tuesday Evening June 5.1894 at Trinity M.E. Church, Denver. The presentation of diplomas was by Chancellor Dr. William F. McDowell.

Group Portrait of Chancellors McDowell, Moore, and Buchtel, circa 1900

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0102.00001
Overview Chancellor William Fraser McDowell and David H. Moore sit with Henry Augustus Buchtel standing behind.

Group Portrait of Chancellors McDowell, Moore, and Buchtel

 File — Box: U201.01.0102
Identifier: U201.01.0102
Overview Contains framed and matted black and white portrait of the first three University of Denver chancellors.

McDowell, William Photos, 1890-1899

 File
Identifier: U201.02.0140.0017
Overview Images of William Fraser McDowell, second chancellor of the University of Denver and later a bishop of the Methodist church, during his tenure at DU. Images include 1 set of black and white negatives with contact sheet; 2 medium-format black and white negatives with accompanying prints on cardboard backing (one signed by McDowell); 5 more recent enlargements of the same black and white print with contact sheet. Also includes 3 black and white prints of McDowell as bishop.

Medical Departments of the University of Denver, Eleventh Annual Commencement Program, 1892 April 19

 Item
Identifier: U138.0001.0002.00010
Overview Program for the University of Denver Medical Departments eleventh annual commencement on Tuesday evening April 19, 1892. Diplomas awarded by Chancellor McDowell. Address given by Rev. Myron W. Reed.

Medical Departments of the University of Denver Thirteenth Annual Commencement, 1894 April 17

 Item
Identifier: U138.0001.0002.00013
Overview Program from the Medical Departments of the University of Denver thirteenth annual commencement on Tuesday evening April 17, 1894. The presentation of diplomas and the Manly Prize was by Chancellor McDowell.

The Science Hall Groundbreaking, 1911 November 15

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Identifier: U201.01.0413.00027
Overview Portrait of a group of men standing around two men, one with a spadeful of dirt. Inscription on the photo identifies some of the men, and names and dates this event as the groundbreaking for the Science Hall on November 15, 1911.

The Science Hall Groundbreaking, 1911 November 15

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0413.00028
Overview A group of men observe in a semi-circle around chancellor Henry A. Buchtel (who clutches a spade) and Bishop William Fraser McDowell. The inscription identifies this as the groundbreaking for the Science Hall on November 15, 1911.