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Traditions - Pioneer Day, 1945-1993

Identifier: U201.01.0120.0010


Images from Pioneer Days at the University of Denver: 27 black and white prints taken by W. T. (Bill) Anderson, Jr.'48, including Chancellor Caleb Gates speaking; students dancing at the Pioneer Promenades; the class of 1946; Marian (Anderson) Wade '46; and (Roy) Raul Nunez '48 and Earl Denbeste '48. 6 undated black and white prints, including students dancing; students in old-time costumes; and a Pioneer Day parade near the Denver Civic Center (State Capitol in the background) from c. 1940. Two of these prints are labeled as from John Goodman. 1 set of color negatives with contact sheet of group portraits of 1993 Pioneer Days staff. 1 black and white prints of Ruenella "Boots" Ridley Parker, Kay Benner, and others dressed up for Pioneer Day 1945. Also includes 13 black and white prints from May Days 1953, including a choir performance; mortarboard tapping; Jane Brawner; and JoAnn Boxberger '53.


  • 1945-1993



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