Document type: DU SCA Audio
Collection: Barry Matchett University Park Oral History Collection  
 
Title Oral History Interview with Marjorie and Marion Cutler
Collection Title Barry Matchett University Park Oral History Collection, Oral History Tapes
Date Created 1986
Creator(s) Cutler, Marian F.--(Marian Frances),--1897-1987
Description Sisters Marjorie and Marian Cutler share their memories of the University Park area of Denver, Colorado, and Marjorie discusses historical details about the neighborhood. Marjorie talks about the origins of Boy Scout Troop 5, Denver, Colo., adding that it was the first troop west of the Mississippi. She gives a brief history of the University of Denver (DU) and talks about Chancellor Henry Buchtel's role in raising money for the university, including his efforts to provide funding to build a chapel and a library on the DU campus. Marjorie provides a biographical sketch of their father, Dr. Ira E. Cutler, and also discusses his scholarly and personal interests, including his study of the types of corn that could be grown at high altitude and his work on the "DU rose".
Subject - Topic Community life
Manners and customs
Plant propagation
Roses
Corn
Subject - Personal Name Cutler, Marjorie M.--(Marjorie Mitchell),--1904-1990
Cutler, Marian F.--(Marian Frances),--1897-1987
Subject - Corporate Name University of Denver
Boy Scouts of America.--Troop 5 (Denver, Colo.)
Subject - Occupation College registrars
Teachers
College teachers
Botanists
Subject - Genre Oral histories (Document genres)
Interviews
Audiocassettes
Subject - Geographic University Park (Denver, Colo.)
Colorado
Legacy ID http://library.du.edu/about/collections/digitallibrary/playershell.cfm?MediaObjectID=630 ||udpl-upoh-ma-0007-cutler-tlb ||F784.D4U558 1986 no.7
Publisher University of Denver
Current ID M054.01.0001.00007
Place of publication Denver, Colorado
Language English
Type of Resource sound recording-nonmusical
Form Analog audio recordings
Extent 1 item, (sound tape cassette), 1 audiotape cassette, 1 hour, 15 seconds, analog, monoral
Digital Origin Digitized other analog
Rights Statement Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.
Handle http://hdl.handle.net/10176/codu:54229
 
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