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Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District, 1937-1962

Identifier: Subseries 6.7

Scope and Contents

The Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (NCWCD) is a public agency created in 1937 to contract with the federal government to build the Colorado-Big Thompson Project. The C-BT collects water west of the Continental Divide and delivers it to Northeastern Colorado for agricultural, municipal, domestic and industrial uses. Lory was a long-time member of the NCWCD, and materials include meeting minutes and memos, copies of government contracts, operations and maintenance reports, and secretary-managers reports. Subject matter will overlap with the Colorado Water Conservation Board subseries. Materials are organized alphabetically by title.


  • Creation: 1937-1962


Restrictions on Access

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


From the Collection: 59 linear feet (26 record cartons, 17 flat boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the CSU Libraries Archives & Special Collections Repository

Fort Collins Colorado 80523-1019 USA