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Buchtel, Henry Augustus, 1847-1924


Henry Augustus Buchtel served as Chancellor of the University of Denver from 1899 to 1920. He resigned in 1920 after suffering a stroke, and died 1924 October 22.


NUCMC data from Colo. Hist. Soc. for His Papers, 1868-1974 (Henry Augustus Buchtel, 1847-1924; Methodist minister, in Denver, Colo.; gov. of Colo., 1907-1909)


Inauguration of Robert D. Coombe ... 2006 : p. 14 (Chancellors of the University of Denver, [3rd] Henry Augustus Buchtel, 1899-1920.


Findagrave, accessed 2018 April 3

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Administration - Chancellors, circa 1900

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.
Dates: circa 1900

Business and Financial Affairs, 1900-1918

Identifier: M048.01.0001.0006
Scope and Contents From the Series: Series 1 includes general administration materials and extensive correspondence between Henry A. Buchtel and William G. Evans, son of Colorado Governor and University of Denver founder John Evans, and who was a long-time University Board of Trustees' Chairman. Also included in Series 1 is correspondence between Buchtel and Presidents Theodore Roosevelt and William Howard Taft.
Dates: 1900-1918

Portrait of Henry A. Butchel, 1899-1920

Identifier: U201.01.0086.0014.00002
Overview Black and white portrait of Henry A. Butchel, Chancellor of University of Denver, in Denver, Colorado, between 1899 and 1920.
Dates: 1899-1920

University of Denver - Students, circa 1900

Identifier: U201.01.0096.0037.00008
Overview The image depicts 13 unidentified female students from a sorority pose in front of the Chancellor Buchtel's house for the University of Denver's Chancellor breakfast, circa 1900.
Dates: circa 1900