Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

Harper, Heber Reece, 1885-1969

 Person

DU Chancellor: 1922-1927.

Citation

Inauguration of Robert D. Coombe ... 2006 : p. 14 (Chancellors of the University of Denver, [4th], Heber Reece Harper, 1922-1927)

Citation

Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg.114); “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.
Speaks at DU Autumn Convocaation 1961.
Given the University $100,000 gift for the creation of a special garden reflecting concern fo the humanities (1961).

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Baccalaureate Service: Memorial Chapel, 1923 June 3

 Item
Identifier: U138.0001.0017.00002
Overview Program for the University of Denver Baccalaureate Service, delivered at the University of Denver Memorial Chapel, at two-thirty o'clock, Sunday afternoon, June third, Nineteen Hundred Twenty-three. Prayer led by The Reverend Henry A. Buchtel, Chancellor Emeritus, University of Denver, responsive reading--led by Chancellor Heber Reece Harper, Sermon given byby Bishop Charles L. Mead.
Dates: 1923 June 3

Harper, Heber Reece, between 1922-1927

 File
Identifier: U201.03.0011.0052
Overview Black and white print of portrait of University of Denver Chancellor Heber Reece Harper.
Dates: between 1922-1927

Heber Reece Harper, between 1922-1927

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0413.00006
Overview University of Denver fourth chancellor Heber Reece Harper poses for a portrait. Harper was chancellor from 1922 to 1927.
Dates: between 1922-1927

Heber Reece Harper, between 1922-1927

 Item
Identifier: U201.03.0011.0052.00001
Overview Black and white portrait of of University of Denver Chancellor Heber Reece Harper.
Dates: between 1922-1927

Historical Group Photos of Chancellors and Vice-Chancellors, circa 1930

 Item
Identifier: U201.01.0090.0007.00002
Overview The image depicts University of Denver's Vice Chancellor Wilber D. Engle, Chancellor Frederick M Hunter, Caleb F. Gates, and Heber R. Harper, sitting at a table decorated with a floral centerpiece and glasses scattered across the table. There are french doors with curtains behind them in an unidentified place, circa 1930s.
Dates: circa 1930

The Denver Clarion, vol. 38, issue 16, 1961 November 14

 Item
Identifier: clarion_v038i16_19611114
Overview Harper Gives DU Park - $100,000 Grant for Humanities. Full Disarmament Undesirable Plan. AWS Girl-Ask-Boy Dance Slated for Saturday Night. Denton, Reyburn Selected Friday. Coeds Will Select Mr. DU; Winner Announced at Dance.
Dates: 1961 November 14

The Denver Clarion, vol. 38, issue 3, 1961 September 29

 Item
Identifier: clarion_v038i03_19610929
Overview 337 Rushees Pledge – 143 Coeds, 194 Men Join Varied Greek Societies. Former Chancellor Speaks at DU Autumn Convocation. Pacifist to Speak Today on Subject of His Peace Aim.
Dates: 1961 September 29

The Denver Clarion, vol. 70, issue 52, 1966 May 13

 Item
Identifier: clarion_v070i52_19660513
Overview University Library to begin Midnight Hours Starting Sunday. Ex-Chancellor Harper Donates $100,000 Gift. Chamber Players Perform Tonight. New Senate Convenes; Views Possible Agenda. AUSA Student Court. Pre-Registration at End of Month. Internat’l Colloquium Opens Monday.
Dates: 1966 May 13

University of Denver Baccalaureate Service, 1925 May 31

 Item
Identifier: U138.0001.0019.00002
Overview Program for the University of Denver Baccalaureate Service. The sermon "The Test of Life" was given by Doctor George Lee Nuckolls, delivered at the University of Denver Memorial Chapel, at Three-thirty o'clock, Sunday afternoon, May Thirty-first, 1925. Prayer led by Chancellor Heber R. Harper.
Dates: 1925 May 31

University of Denver Baccalaureate Service, 1926 June 6

 Item
Identifier: U138.0001.0020.00002
Overview Program for the University of Denver Baccalaureate Service. The sermon "Educating Education" was given by Doctor Elmer Guy Cutshall, President, Iliff School of Theology, delivered at the University of Denver Memorial Chapel, at Three-thirty o'clock, Sunday afternoon, June Sixth, 1926. Prayer led by Chancellor Heber R. Harper.
Dates: 1926 June 6