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University of Denver Shwayder Art Building Dedication, 1977 October 26

Identifier: U201.01.0012.0018.00003


University of Denver Chancellor Maurice B. Mitchell and King Shwayder pose with a plaque at the dedication ceremony for the Shwayder Art Building in Denver, Colorado. Jesse and Nellie Shwayder Inc., a family foundation, donated $1.7 million toward the construction, the building's architect was Slater-Paull and Associates, and the firm Gerald H. Phipps Inc. was awarded the rights to construct the building.


  • 1977 October 26

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8 x 10 inches black and white


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Inscription and Marks

Stamped on back of photographic print: ''University of Denver Archives.'' Written on back of photographic print: ''Groundbreaking Ceremony for Shwayder Art Building, Oct 26. Chanc. Mitchell and King Shwayder, Comm. Plaque.''


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