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Homecoming Traditions - Chancellor's Red Vest, 1953 November

Identifier: U201.01.0099.0008.00003


University of Denver College of Arts and Sciences Dean James E. Perdue helps Chancellor Chester M. Alter into his traditional red vest for Homecoming 1953, which was in Alter's first homecoming as Chancellor of DU.


  • 1953 November


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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair 8 x 10 inches Photographic Paper black and white


Title supplied by archivist.

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten on back: "Homecoming 1953 Pioneer, Chancellor Chester M. Alter is assisted by A+S Dean James Perdue into his traditional red vest for Homecoming, 1953 (Alter's first homecoming) See Oct. 54 DU Pioneer p. 8." Printer's instructions and marks. Stamped on back: "University of Denver, Denver 10, Colorado."


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