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Mitchell, Maurice B., 1915-1996


Maurice B. Mitchell b. 09 Feb 1915 in New York City; d. 30 Nov 1996 in Santa Barbara, Calif. Chancellor of the University of Denver from 1967 to 1978.


Breck, A.D. (1996). From the rockies to the world (pg. 172). Board of Trustees – Volume S: page 114.
Elected Chancellor of DU 1967. At the time was the editorial director of Encyclopedia Britannica Inc.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

The Denver Clarion, vol. 74, issue 10, 1969 October 15

Identifier: clarion_v074i10_19691015
Abstract Chancellor Mitchell explains position on War Moratorium. American image different from outside. German play presented.
Dates: 1969 October 15

University of Denver Woodstock West Protest Students sit on Stage with Chancellor Mitchell and John Wesley Rice Jr. , May 5th-13th 1970

Identifier: M473.01.002.0056
Abstract University of Denver (DU) protesters on stage with John Wesley Rice, Assitant Dean to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Chancellor Maurice Mitchell as part of a multi-day Vietnam War protest nicknamed "Woodstock West" that took place both on the DU campus and downtown Denver, Colorado. Protesters mourn the killings of four students on the Kent State University campus days earlier.
Dates: May 5th-13th 1970