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University of Denver Cherrington Hall - Groundbreaking, 1966

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Identifier: U201.01.0017.0011.00002

Overview

Black and white print of the groundbreaking ceremony for the University of Denver’s Ben M. Cherrington Hall in Denver, CO. Ben Cherrington, left, shakes hands at the podium with Chancellor Chester M. Alter, right, during the ceremony, with Mary Reed Building in the background. Cherrington Hall was built in 1966 to house the Graduate School of International Studies (GSIS) and is an example of International Style architecture. Local Denver architect Edwin A. Francis was selected for the design of the building, which was built by the Pinkard Construction Company. Perkins and Will Architects took over the project when Edwin Francis died during construction.

Dates

  • 1966

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Extent

1 items (photograph)

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair 7 x 10 inches black and white

General

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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