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Historical interview of 276 years of experience, 1990 April 04

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 20
Identifier: Series 2

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

In 1988 and 1990, Ken "Kenny" Whitmore conducted the interviews in this series on behalf of the Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District. The interviewees, Frank Gould, Al Bloom, Harvey Johnson, Bob Watts, and Herb Spencer, all served as directors and superintendents of irrigation companies in Northern Colorado, and the interviews are about the history of the ditch companies. Materials are four PDF files of transcripts and associated notes, maps, photographs, and newsclippings. Three of the files are housed on a CD in box 1; the Left Hand Ditch Company interview is only available digitally. No audio recordings are present. Interviews are listed alphabetically by title.


  • Creation: 1990 April 04

Restrictions on Access

There are no access restrictions on this collection. However, it is stored off-site, so advance notice is required.


From the Collection: 0.25 linear feet (1 document box)

From the Collection: 1.1 Terabytes

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Description



Interview of Harvey Johnson, Water Supply and Storage Company; Bob Watts, Lake Canal Irrigation Company; and Herb Spencer, North Poudre Irrigation System, by Kenny Whitmore and Debbie Watts (granddaughter of Bob Watts).

Repository Details

Part of the CSU Libraries Archives & Special Collections Repository

Fort Collins Colorado 80523-1019 USA