Subject Source: Local sourcesScope Note: University of Denver student publication, 1891-1892
Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:
Overview This issue includes articles about Old Glory and patriotism, an announcement by the chancellor, and a tribute to a Navy hero. It also talks about the junior college annual, the Debating Club, a lecture from a literature professor, University baseball, and field day.
Dates: 1898 May 20
Overview This is the last issue of the college year, and it talks about summer vacations and university athletics. It also has pieces on the organization of a girls' literary society, the college calendar, and for the first time, it has a picture of the senior class and the Glee Club.
Dates: 1898 June 7
Overview This issue includes articles on the success of essay writing, the death of a beloved teacher, and the story of a prodigy mathematician child. It also talks about the university football team and the College of Liberal Arts.
Dates: 1897 October 22
Overview This issue includes pieces about the Beta Theta Pi Halloween party, the significance of Thanksgiving, and the preparation of The Hesperus Christmas edition. It also has a society directory, and articles about a barn roof in Durango, and the difference between big colleges and little colleges.
Dates: 1897 November 19
Overview This issue talks about the Thanksgiving holiday, The Hesperus improvements, and DU's "second" team. It also has pieces about the Alpha Iota society, the university football games, new books coming out, and Lao-Tse, the Chinese philosopher.
Dates: 1897 December 3
Overview This issue includes pieces on the new year, an editor leaving The Hesperus, and the senior class. It also talks about the Gamma Phi Beta society festivities, the senior party, and the oratorical contest.
Dates: 1898 January 17
Overview This issue talks about the oratorical state contest and the Loud Bill, a bill that would raise the price of cheap paper editions of standard authors such as Dickens and Scott. It also includes pieces on the College Annual, University baseball, and the Day of Prayer.
Dates: 1898 January 28
Overview This issue tackles the subject of how the campus will be, as well as the government, the nation, and the death of one the editors. It also has a piece on beggars, freedom of speech, and labor.
Dates: 1888 February 24