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Founders Day, 1974-1987

Identifier: U201.01.0097.0029


Miscellaneous images from Founders Day celebrations at the University of Denver: 29 black and white prints, including Charles and Dolly Korsoski; Chancellor Dwight Smith; Chancellor Daniel Ritchie; Founders Week queen Barbara Schmaedeke; a Founders Week queen with time capsule; DU alumnus and donor Lowell Thomas speaking at 1974 Founders Day banquet; poster with headshots of the deans of the College of Business Administration (John Bart Geijsbeek 1908-1913, George Alfred Warfield, 1913-1936, Clem Wetzell Collins 1936-1944, James Francis Price 1945-1947, Cecil Puckett, 1948-); [Alfred Clarence?] Nelson, ? Cutler, and Robert Selig at the Daniels and Fisher Tearoom; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Selig, Nelson, and others with Mary Buchtel cutting the cake; Chancellor Albert Jacobs, Frank Ricketson, Robert Selig, Ruth Miller, and Robert McWilliams; Al Gould, Henry Van Schaack, and Albert Jacobs; Chancellor Ben Cherrington with unidentified person in the Renaissance Room of Mary Reed Library; Bishop Philips speaking in Buchtel Chapel; Chancellor Chester Alter, Ralph Mayo, and Florence Hinman blowing out candles on cake; Chester Alter, Rollie Bradford, and Ralph Mayo at Founder's Day dinner; and Cecil Puckett and Allan Richardson. 1 color contact sheet without negatives. 4 color prints, including Ved Nanda and Dwight Smith. 2 black and white contact sheets without negatives, including Howard Jenkins receiving the 1979 Professional Achievement Award. 2 sets of black and white negatives with contact sheets. 15 sets of black and white negatives without contact sheets.


  • 1974-1987



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