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Abraham J. Kauvar Papers

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Identifier: B007
Overview Abraham J. Kauvar graduated from the University of Denver, Denver, Colorado in 1935 and earned a Doctor of Medicine in 1939 from the University of Chicago. He served as Professor of Medicine and Associate Dean of University of Colorado Medical School, and conducted research at the Eleanor Roosevelt Institute for Cancer Research. He was instrumental in founding the Neighborhood Health Program in 1965. He was manager of the Denver Department of Health and Hospitals and also served as...

Barry Matchett University Park Oral History Collection

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Identifier: M054
Overview The collection consists of oral histories by residents of the University Park neighborhood in Denver, Colorado and recount life in the south Denver neighborhood from early 1900 to the mid-1980s as part of 14-year old Barry Matchett's 1986 Eagle Scout project. Residents relate the history of University Park including the trolley that served the area, grocery stores and holiday celebrations. The subdivision was platted in 1892 and the University of Denver moved to its University Park Campus in...

Center for Sustainability Records

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Identifier: U359
Overview The Center for Sustainability is an administrative unit within the University of Denver (DU) that connects networks across campus and the Denver community. The bulk of records in this collection have been generated by the Sustainability Council, an administrative unit within the University of Denver Center for Sustainability. They consist of elected and apppointed members, as well as volunteers, who engage with groups across campus to share ideas and information. This collection contains...

Central City Opera House Association Records

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Identifier: M123
Overview The Central City Opera House Association is a non-profit organization founded in 1931 to manage and preserve the Central City Opera House located in Central City, Colorado and to direct annual summer opera festivals. Heirs of Peter McFarlane, a Central City businessman who owned the Opera House prior to 1931, donated the building to the University of Denver in 1931. The real estate holdings of the University of Denver were transferred back to the Association in 1982. The Association held...

Credit Union

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Identifier: U150
Overview Collection contains information on the Credit Union at the University of Denver.

Denver Urban Observatory Records

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Identifier: U156
Overview

The University of Denver was a participant in the Urban Observatory, a collaboration of city officials and colleges and universities to study the research resources and needs of an urban city. The project began in 1970 with support from the National League of Cities and funding from various Federal Agencies. The reports of the project describe the economic and social situation in Denver, studying attitudes of the citizens to various urban problems.

Eddie Miller Papers

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Identifier: M281
Overview Born in Leetonia (now part of Hibbing), Minnesota, Eddie Miller was a hockey player and coach. He was a member of the first hockey team at the University of Denver, and in 1952 became the first DU player to win All-American honors. He played on the US national hockey team in 1958 and later coached high school hockey in Baudette and Wayzata, Minnesota. The Eddie Miller Papers contain material related to his sports career at the University of Denver and elsewhere. The material was gathered in...

F.C. Potter Collection on Views of Colorado

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Identifier: M353
Overview Bound collection of 39 photoprints on [collodion?] printing-out paper (mounted on cardboard). Includes interior and exterior views of the University of Denver and Haish Manual Training School buildings, scenic and industrial views around Colorado, with an unmounted glossy black and white portrait of the photographer inserted loose.

Honors Program Records

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Identifier: U043
Overview

The Honors Program offers a broad liberal education rooted in the arts and sciences. The program acts as a clearinghouse for research, internship and service opportunities. It also provides funding for the thesis work or culminating projects necessary for graduation with distinction in the major.

Languages and Literature Records

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Identifier: U069
Overview Collection contains applications for German professorship from the Department of Language and Literature at the University of Denver.

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