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The Hesperus

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: University of Denver student publication, 1891-1892

Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:

Clarion Student Newspaper Records

 Collection
Identifier: U212
Overview The University of Denver school newspaper has gone through several variations ending in the Clarion which is still published weekly. This collection contains some of the history of the paper and examples of the various forms it has taken.

The Hesperus, 1886-1898

 Series
Identifier: U212.03
Overview The Hesperus is the University of Denver's second known student publication. It is known to have published at least twelve volumes, and was published from 1886 to 1898. This series consists of digital representations of the print issues held by Special Collections and Archives at the University of Denver.

The Hesperus, vol. 1, issue 2, 1886 June 1

 Item
Identifier: hesperus_v01i02_18860601
Overview This issue has pieces on being back to school and how the success of the university depends on the students, and articles on university sports such as football and baseball. It also talks about art and scientific inventions.

The Hesperus, vol. 12, issue 1, 1897 September 24

 Item
Identifier: hesperus_v12i01_18970924
Overview This issue talks about returning to college, The Hesperus design, and it has alumni notes. It also includes pieces about the Y.W.C.A., the university athletics, and the freshmen.

The Hesperus, vol. 12, issue 10, 1898 February 11

 Item
Identifier: hesperus_v12i10_18980211
Overview This issue includes pieces on baseball and Spring, literary talent in Junior class, and a lecture of a literature professor. It also talks about the Beta Theta Pi society songs, the Day of Prayer for Students, and university athletics.

The Hesperus, vol. 12, issue 11, 1898 February 11

 Item
Identifier: hesperus_v12i11_18980211
Overview This issue includes articles about the end of the oratorical contest, a lecture from a literature professor, and university baseball. It also talks about the societies, new rules for university football, and the death of the founder of the Beta Theta Pi society.

The Hesperus, vol. 12, issue 12, 1898 March 11

 Item
Identifier: hesperus_v12i12_18980311
Overview This issue talks about a prize for the best literary efforts of the subscribers, named The Hesperus Contest. It also has pieces on the Charter Day, the Glee Club, and Debating Club.

The Hesperus, vol. 12, issue 13, 1898 April 8

 Item
Identifier: hesperus_v12i13_18980408
Overview This issue has pieces on The Hesperus Contest, the Glee Club, and lectures from a literature professor. It also talks about Meditations of Marcus Aurelius, the freshmen victories in sports, and the Law of Liberty.

The Hesperus, vol. 12, issue 14, 1898 April 22

 Item
Identifier: hesperus_v12i14_18980422
Overview This issue has articles about the winners of The Hesperus Contest, The Weekly Bulletin, and Arbor Day. It also talks about the university student Howard Dargel, the Glee Club, and a session for items of interest.

The Hesperus, vol. 12, issue 15, 1898 May 6

 Item
Identifier: hesperus_v12i15_18980506
Overview This issue talks about a lecture from a literature professor, the junior college annual, and the Denver Post interview with the university chancellor. It also has the short story which won The Hesperus Contest, and pieces on the Glee Club, University baseball, and a tragedy in three acts.