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UA. Colorado State University Archives

 Collecting Area
Identifier: UA

Found in 215 Collections and/or Records:

Records of the Young Women's Christian Association

 Collection
Identifier: UWCA
Abstract

The Records of the Young Women's Christian Association contains materials pertaining to the inception and operation of the Young Women's Christian Association at Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University). Materials include administrative and fundraising efforts papers, correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, and conference materials for the association and its advisory board.

Dates: 1899-1937; Majority of material found within 1921-1937

Papers of John Clark Pratt

 Collection
Identifier: UJCP
Abstract John Clark Pratt (1932-2017) was a professor and department head of English at Colorado State University. He served in Vietnam as a combat pilot and was part of the English faculty at the Air Force Academy. Pratt is considered the leading scholar on the subject of literature and the Vietnam War and was instrumental in creating the Vietnam War Literature Collection at Morgan Library at Colorado State University. The collection consists of materials relating to Vietnam and Ernest Hemingway and...
Dates: 1942-2010, 2017; Majority of material found within 1984-2001

Records of the Office of Equal Opportunity

 Collection
Identifier: UEOD
Abstract

The Records of the Office of Equal Opportunity documents the efforts of Colorado State University to plan and establish policies and procedures regarding affirmative action, student and staff diversity, and equal employment practices. Materials include meeting minutes, reports, surveys, planning documents, and publications.

Dates: 1994-2005; Majority of material found within 2000-2004

Papers of Robert B. Broad

 Collection
Identifier: URBB
Abstract

Robert B. Broad was a herdsman at Colorado Agricultural College beginning in 1916. He specialized in the care and judging of swine and was an active participant in stock shows. The collection includes letters, expenditures, receipts, and information on state, regional, and national stock shows and fairs, writings, and a small box of glass plates negatives on various animals and animal anatomy.

Dates: 1910-1951; Majority of material found within 1920-1935

1870s Dinner Photograph and Scrapbook Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UDIN
Abstract

The 1870 Dinner is an annual event that honors members of Colorado State University's 1870 Club. The 1870 Club, named in honor of the institution's founding in 1870, honors corporations, foundations, organizations, and individuals who have given $1,870 or more to Colorado State University in a calendar year. The collection contains images of dinner attendees taken by university photographers. Materials include photographic prints, contact sheets, negatives, slides, and three photobooks.

Dates: c. 1988-2013

Records of the College of Natural Sciences

 Collection
Identifier: UNAT
Abstract

The College of Natural Sciences at Colorado State University offers courses of study in the biological, physical, and mathematical sciences. The records include materials for a proposal to the National Science Foundation, letters, histories, a semi-annual report, and program reviews.

Dates: 1922-2001, 2007; Majority of material found within 1967-1968

Records of Student Activities

 Collection
Identifier: USTU
Abstract

Extra-curricular student activities on the campus of Colorado State University first began in November 1879 with the establishment of the Philosophian Literary Society. The Records of Student Activities documents various groups and activities pertaining to student life at CSU, including social clubs, fraternities and sororities, and academic clubs. Materials include constitutions and bylaws, membership information, correspondence, and photographs.

Dates: 1886-1970; Majority of material found within 1940-1950

Records of the Colorado State University Research Foundation

 Collection
Identifier: URAD
Abstract In 1941, the Colorado Agricultural Research Foundation formed to administer patents and also to receive and solicit gifts, grants, and bequests for the purpose of stimulating research at Colorado State University (CSU). In 1957 the foundation became the Colorado State University Research Foundation (CSURF) and supervised the procurement of grants and financial contributions for research in science, social sciences, and humanities. This collection consists primarily of the records of the...
Dates: 1941; 1957-1966

Records of the College of Applied Human Sciences

 Collection
Identifier: UCAH
Abstract The College of Applied Human Sciences was created in 1986 to promote the well-being of people and the environment in which they live, through education, research, and community service. In 2001, the Department of Design and Merchandising from the College of Applied Human Sciences held a fashion show in honor of Mr. Blackwell, one of the most important American designers to come from the West Coast. This fashion show was an opportunity for students to design pieces inspired by Mr. Blackwell's...
Dates: 1980s-2004

Records of the Alpha Chi Omega Sorority

 Collection
Identifier: UACO
Abstract Alpha Chi Omega, founded on October 15, 1885, at DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana, is a social sorority dedicated to advancing "the intellectual, social and moral culture" of its members. Delta Upsilon chapter of Alpha Chi Omega was initiated at Colorado State University on October 15, 1965, as the 101st national chapter. The collection documents some of the social activities of the chapter and consists primarily of digital images of composites and scrapbooks, though other...
Dates: 1966-1999; Majority of material found in 1982-1999

Records of the Bridges to the Future Initiative

 Collection
Identifier: UBTF
Abstract

"Bridges to the Future: American History and Values in Light of 9/11" was a yearlong, statewide initiative, led by Colorado State University and the University of Denver, that brought international speakers and events to challenge and inspire conversations regarding leadership, engagement, and the future of the United States. The collection contains information regarding program planning and events, publications, and press releases.

Dates: 2002-2003

Colorado State University Mountain Campus Museum Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UMCM
Abstract The Mountain Campus Museum is housed in the original Koenig homestead cabin at the Mountain Campus. Since 1912, Colorado State University has used the Mountain Campus (formerly Pingree Park) for field research and training. The campus has primarily served CSU's Forestry students, though other university departments now use it. The museum remains in operation but some materials were transferred to the University Archive's Colorado State University Mountain Campus Museum Collection. The...
Dates: 1888-2018

Papers of Isaac E. Newsom

 Collection
Identifier: UIEN
Abstract

The collection contains the personal and professional papers of Isaac E. Newsom, long-time professor of veterinary medicine, administrator, and president of Colorado A&M College. Materials include professional and personal correspondence, meeting minutes, reports of the State Board of Agriculture, and financial information.

Dates: 1939-1950; Majority of material found within 1948-1949

Papers of Bernard E. Rollin

 Collection
Identifier: UBER
Abstract

Professor of Philosophy, professor of Physiology and Biophysics, and director of Bioethical Planning at Colorado State University, Dr. Rollin was one of the leading figures in the field of animal welfare and animal rights in veterinary medicine. The Papers of Bernard E. Rollin includes correspondence, publications, manuscripts, project proposals, and research notes. Printed finding aid available.

Dates: 1977-1993

Letterbooks of Clarence P. Gillette

 Collection
Identifier: UCPG
Abstract

C.P. Gillette (1859-1941) was the first professor of entomology at Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University). During his 40 years at CAC he was a professor, served as state entomologist, and was head of the Experiment Station. The collection contains copies of letters written by C.P. Gillette.

Dates: 1892-1906; Majority of material found within 1899-1904

Records of the Pride Resource Center

 Collection
Identifier: UGLB
Abstract The Pride Resource Center at Colorado State University was established to support and affirm the diverse identities and lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, Two-Spirit, and same gender loving people as individuals and as groups, especially as students, staff, and faculty of CSU and their families, friends, and allies. The collection contains scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, posters, and photographs documenting the activities of the Pride Resource Center, as well...
Dates: 1970-2013; 2023; Majority of material found within 1992-2009

Records of the College of Engineering

 Collection
Identifier: UENG
Abstract The College of Engineering at Colorado State University has a long history in the study, research, and teaching of civil, electrical, hydraulic, mechanical, environmental, biomedical, and computer engineering. Currently the college offers nine bachelor's and eight advanced degree options. Materials in the collection include letters and correspondence of early college faculty Louis G. Carpenter and Edward B. House, photographs of campus labs as well as dam construction in Colorado and...
Dates: 1889-2011; Majority of material found within 1889-1940

Alvin M. Pettine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAMP
Abstract

The Alvin M. Pettine Collection contains background research and biographical information on Pettine and his family, and an oral history conducted with Dr. Eric Pettine, Alvin's brother, by Dr. James E. Hansen. Materials include obituaries, family histories, and copies of the oral history on compact disc.

Dates: 1983-2010; Majority of material found in 2010

Records of the Colorado School of Agriculture

 Collection
Identifier: UCSA
Abstract

The Records of the Colorado School of Agriculture document the secondary school established at Colorado Agricultural College in 1909, which provided practical agricultural instruction to students across Colorado. The collection contains published histories, programs, brochures, reports to the Dean, and a photo composite of the first graduating class in 1912.

Dates: 1909-1939; Majority of material found within 1912-1919

Papers of Frederick Wangaard

 Collection
Identifier: UFFW
Abstract

Frederick F. Wangaard was an expert in the field of wood sciences and a professor at Yale University and Colorado State University. The collection contains letters and activities summaries.

Dates: 1948-1967; Majority of material found within 1963-1967