Gates, Caleb Frank, Jr., 1903-1955
DU Chancellor 1941-1943.
CitationInauguration of Robert D. Coombe ... 2006 : p. 14 (Chancellors of the University of Denver, [7th] Caleb Frank gates, Jr, 1941-1943)
Caleb F. Gates becomes Chancellor in 1941.(-1943)
Sources Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg.135); “New Chancellor is Seventh to Hold Office: Colorful History of University Had Beginning In Colorado Seminary,” The Denver Clarion, vol. 46, issue 1, September 10, 1941, page 4.
Caleb Frank Gates, Jr. (sixth Chancellor) joins the United States Army at the rank of major in November 1943..
Sources Breck, From the Rockies to the World, 1997, 134.
Caleb F. Gates returns as Chancellor after war service in 1946. (-1947)
Sources “Gates Will Resume Duties of Chancellor,” The University of Denver Clarion, vol. 50, no. 13, January 25, 1946, 1; Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg.135).
Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Portrait of University of Denver Chancellor Caleb F. Gates Jr.
Overview Born in Constantinople, Turkey, Caleb Frank Gates (1903-1955) received his Ph.D. from Princeton University. He served two terms as Chancellor at the University of Denver, from 1941-1943 and 1946-1947. Under Gates' leadership the University instituted the School of Hotel and Restaurant Management, the School of Architecture and Planning, and the School of Aeronautics. The papers include correspondence, memos, blueprints, photographs, pamphlet, questionnaire, grant application, reports,...
Overview University of Denver Chancellor Caleb Gates speaks at a Pioneer Days event in front of Margery Reed Hall on the campus of the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado.
Draft University of Denver Commencement Program: Seventy-Eighth Year, Denver Chapel, August Twenty-first, 1942, 1942 August 21
Draft University of Denver Commencement Program: Seventy-Ninth Year, Denver City Auditorium, June Fourth, 1943, 1943 June 4