"Cities, Agriculture and Water: The South Platte", undated
Scope and Contents
This subseries contains images of Colorado's water as both still and moving images. Two slide presentations document the 1976 Big Thompson flood and the 1982 Lawn Lake flood. Films on DVDs and interactive CDs cover topics such as the Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area, John F. Kennedy's visit to Pueblo to celebrate the Fryingpan-Arkansas Project, the history of water in Greeley, and the Arkansas River. Calendars, photographs, and digital images are also found here. Additionally, a digital copy of the Taylor and Gill Ditch Company minute book is present. Beyond Colorado, there are photos of Bangkok, Thailand. Items are arranged alphabetically in categories.
Restrictions on Access
There are no access restrictions on this collection. However, some items are stored off-site, so advance notice is recommended.
From the Collection: 13.5 linear feet (18 document boxes, 2 record cartons, 1 flat box, 3 tubes, 1 flat file)
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
Film concerns water in northeastern Colorado and discusses policy, historical background, and future of the South Platte River basin. Running time: 29 minutes, 11 seconds.
Part of the CSU Libraries Archives & Special Collections Repository
Fort Collins Colorado 80523-1019 USA