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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 2 Collections and/or Records:

The Science Hall Groundbreaking, 1911 November 15

 Item
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.
Dates: 1911 November 15

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.
Dates: 1911 November 15