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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:

The Hesperus, vol. 4, issue 10, 1889 June 1

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Identifier: hesperus_v04i10_18890601
Overview This issue starts with a Baccalaureate Sermon by David H. Moore, the Chancellor, followed by philosophical pieces about unsatisfactory lives and how it was an epoch of discovery. It also includes a text in Latin, information about the Chamberlin Observatory, and a piece on choosing a profession.
Dates: 1889 June 1

The Hesperus, vol. 6, issue 1, 1891 September 15

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Identifier: hesperus_v06i01_18910915
Overview This issue has information about the Y.M.C.A. convention, a piece on English being the universal language, and the values of literary societies. It also talks about how the success of men depends on the time spent in the university, and the organization in college classes.
Dates: 1891 September 15

The Hesperus, vol. 6, issue 10, 1892 February 1

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Identifier: hesperus_v06i10_18920201
Overview This issue has a piece about virtue, another one about the life of German students in the university, and a sonnet. It also includes articles about a donation to the athletic association, the Day of Prayer for College, and the Chilean War.
Dates: 1892 February 1

The Hesperus, vol. 6, issue 11, 1892 February 15

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Identifier: hesperus_v06i11_18920215
Overview This issue includes a piece about The Great Stone Face by Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Richard Cobden. It also talks about politics and patriotism, the Navy, language and civilization, and the bible reading in public schools.
Dates: 1892 February 15

The Hesperus, vol. 6, issue 12, 1892 March 1

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Identifier: hesperus_v06i12_18920301
Overview This issue talks about the French Revolution and church and state. It also includes pieces on bible lectures, security with electric poles, oratory contests, and co-education.
Dates: 1892 March 1

The Hesperus, vol. 6, issue 13, 1892 March 16

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Identifier: hesperus_v06i13_18920316
Overview This issue includes a piece about the Age of Sentiment, and the poet James Russell Lowell. It also has a grades table for the Thought and Composition contest, and it talks about the contest prize.
Dates: 1892 March 16

The Hesperus, vol. 6, issue 14, 1892 April 1

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Identifier: hesperus_v06i14_18920401
Overview This issue has a piece on the origin of sculpture, and the grade table for the Thought and Composition Contest, which was judged by professors of literature. It also talks about the Oracle newspaper, and the start of the baseball season.
Dates: 1892 April 1

The Hesperus, vol. 6, issue 15, 1892 April 15

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Identifier: hesperus_v06i15_18920415
Overview This issue includes an article about traveling to Germany, the Spring season, and the Y.M.C.A. and a bible class. It also talks about the works of the Iliff School of Theology, how Harvard's President Eliot said the west is dense, ignorant, and wrong. In addition to pieces about the construction of the new university athletic park, how some teachers use double-zeroes, and the downside of gossips.
Dates: 1892 April 15

The Hesperus, vol. 6, issue 16, 1892 May 2

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Identifier: hesperus_v06i16_18920502
Overview This issue has a piece on the English political leader Oliver Cromwell, how women should also have the privileges of higher education, and the resignation of an admired professor. It also talks about the addition of the Law Department, and the field of study of literary criticism.
Dates: 1892 May 2

The Hesperus, vol. 6, issue 17, 1892 May 16

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Identifier: hesperus_v06i17_18920516
Overview This issue talks about American literature, the end of the college year, and the Oratorical Contest. It also includes articles about a lecture from a literature professor, a prize for bible essays, and the lack of literary spirit throughout the societies.
Dates: 1892 May 16