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The Science Hall Groundbreaking, 1911 November 15

Identifier: U201.01.0413.00027


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.


  • 1911 November 15

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1 Items (photograph)

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

9 x 16 inches black and white


reformatted digital
Title appears on photograph.

Inscription and Marks

Inscribed across the top of the photo, "1. Bishop McIntyre, 2. Bishop Lewis, 3. Bishop McDowell, 4. The Chancellor, 5. Bishop Thoburn, 6. Rev. L.G. Naftzger, 7. Professor Harrop, 8. Bishop Hughes, 9. Professor Lough, 10. Mr. Frank McDonough, 11. T.T. Tasker." Inscribed above each identified figure's head, left to right, is a number, 1 through 11. Inscribed at the bottom of the photo, "The Science Hall Ground Breaking, 15th November 1911" Stamp on back: "University of Denver Archives"


Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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