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Groundbreakings

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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 58 Collections and/or Records:

Photograph of Group on the way to the Science Hall Groundbreaking, 1911 November 15

 File — Box U201.01.0106: Series U201.01 [U186018629062]
Identifier: U201.01.0106
Overview Contains black and white framed photographic print of group of men in a field, headed to the groundbreaking of the Science Hall.
Dates: 1911 November 15

Ross Pritchard, Melvin Calvin, and Walter Koch at Seeley Mudd Building Groundbreaking, 1979

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Identifier: U201.02.0140.0038.00001
Overview Melvin Calvin and Walter Koch, chair of the Board of Trustees at the University of Denver, pose with shovels at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Seeley Mudd Science Building on the University Park campus of the University of Denver while Chancellor Ross Pritchard picks up his shovel.
Dates: 1979

Steam Shovel and Group at Groundbreaking Ceremony, between 1920-1925

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Identifier: B002.04.0215.0151.00001
Overview The participants in a groundbreaking ceremony on the campus of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) stand in front of a steam shovel. Two men and three women ride the scoop arm of the machine. Dr. Isadore Bronfin stands second from left and Dr. Charles Spivak stands in the middle to the right of an unidentified man holding a hand shovel. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish working men along with the support of...
Dates: between 1920-1925

The Science Hall Groundbreaking, 1911 November 15

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Identifier: U201.01.0413.00027
Overview Portrait of a group of men standing around two men, one with a spadeful of dirt. Inscription on the photo identifies some of the men, and names and dates this event as the groundbreaking for the Science Hall on November 15, 1911.
Dates: 1911 November 15

The Science Hall Groundbreaking, 1911 November 15

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Identifier: U201.01.0413.00028
Overview A group of men observe in a semi-circle around chancellor Henry A. Buchtel (who clutches a spade) and Bishop William Fraser McDowell. The inscription identifies this as the groundbreaking for the Science Hall on November 15, 1911.
Dates: 1911 November 15

University Hall - Groundbreaking, 1890 April 3

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Identifier: U201.01.0136.0034.00001.00001
Overview The image depicts the groundbreaking for the University Hall, at the University of Denver, on 4/3/1890.
Dates: 1890 April 3

University of Denver Apartments, 1949-1950

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Identifier: U201.01.0012.0005.00017
Overview Two students watch as a man and a woman with shovels participate in the ground breaking ceremony for a University of Denver apartment-residence hall in Denver, Colorado, circa 1950.
Dates: 1949-1950

University of Denver Cherrington Hall - Groundbreaking, 1966

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Identifier: U201.01.0017.0011.00007
Overview Black and white contact sheet with images from the groundbreaking ceremony for Ben M. Cherrington Hall on the campus of the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado. 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...
Dates: 1966

University of Denver Cherrington Hall Groundbreaking, 1965 December

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Identifier: U201.01.0017.0011.00008
Overview Black and white contact sheet of images from the groundbreaking ceremony for Ben M. Cherrington Hall on the campus of the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado.
Dates: 1965 December

University of Denver Cherrington Hall Groundbreaking Ceremony, 1966

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Identifier: U201.01.0017.0011.00001
Overview Black and white print of groundbreaking ceremony for Ben M. Cherrington Hall on the campus of the University of Denver in Denver, CO, with Mary Reed Building in the background. Ben Cherrington, left, turns a shovelful of dirt as Josef Korbel, center, and Chancellor Chester M. Alter, right, look on. 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...
Dates: 1966