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UA. Colorado State University Archives

 Collecting Area
Identifier: UA

Found in 208 Collections and/or Records:

Papers of Llewellyn Alexander Moorhouse

 Collection
Identifier: ULAM
Abstract

Llewellyn A. Moorhouse was an agricultural economist and was the head of the department of economics and sociology at Colorado Agricultural College from 1922-1944. The collection includes journals, farm data, photograph albums, and photo negatives.

Dates: 1902-1957; Majority of material found in 1922-1943

Papers of Louis R. Weber

 Collection
Identifier: ULRW
Abstract

Louis Russell Weber (1901-1989), a noted professor of physics, was instrumental in developing the physics program at Colorado State University. The collection contains correspondence, personal and family histories, publications, and compact discs.

Dates: 1879-2009; Majority of material found within 1910-1957

Papers of Luther C. Bragg

 Collection
Identifier: ULCB
Abstract

Luther C. Bragg, an entomologist and naturalist, was the curator of the College Museum of Colorado Agricultural College from 1905 to 1911. The collection contains a daily diary, a publication reprint, and photographs.

Dates: 1905, 1929

Papers of M. Daniel Vanderbilt

 Collection
Identifier: UVAN
Abstract

M. Daniel Vanderbilt was a professor of civil engineering at Colorado State University (CSU), a noted researcher on slab analysis and design of wood structural systems, and an early advocate for the use of computer software modeling in civil engineering. Materials include teaching materials, research, office files, and publications.

Dates: 1960-1988; Majority of material found within 1971-1987

Papers of Margaret Prendergast McLean

 Collection
Identifier: UMPM
Abstract Margaret Prendergast McLean (1878-1961) graduated from Colorado State University in 1899 with a Bachelor of Science degree. She went on to become a well-known author on the subject of speech and taught at many prestigious drama schools across the United States. In 1945, Colorado State University named her an Honor Alumnus and bestowed an honorary doctorate on her. Photographs of her college classmates comprise the bulk of the collection. Photographs of other individuals, one postcard, and a...
Dates: c. 1895-1918

Papers of Martha Denney

 Collection
Identifier: 2011036
Abstract Martha Denney, Administrative Professional Emeritus, retired in 2011 as the CSU (Colorado State University) Director of International Education. She worked in the Eastern Plains for CSU Extension several years before joining the Office of International Programs in 1982. She served as Coordinator of International Training, was head of the International Education department (now International Initiatives) and helped develop the International Studies major into the university curriculum before...
Dates: 1979-2001

Papers of Mary Ontiveros

 Collection
Identifier: UPMO
Abstract Mary Ontiveros attended CSU from 1969 to 1973. Beginning In 1974, she served in a variety of leadership positions at the university, including as executive director of admissions, associate vice president in the Division of Enrollment and Access, and as a faculty member in the School of Education. In 2010, Ontiveros named CSU’s first vice president for diversity and built the office from the ground up during her 10 years in the role until she retired in 2020. Mary Ontiveros was...
Dates: 1975-2020

Papers of Paul A. Opler

 Collection
Identifier: UOPL
Abstract

Paul Opler is a semi-retired professor of entomology in the Agricultural Biology department at Colorado State University (CSU). He is also the assistant director of the C.P. Gillette Museum of Arthropod Diversity on campus. Opler has authored over 200 books and papers on Lepidoptera. Materials include publications, drafts, galleys, logs, and audiovisual materials.

Dates: 1874-2014; Majority of material found within 1980-2000

Papers of Pauline Birky-Kreutzer

 Collection
Identifier: UBIR
Abstract

Pauline Birky-Kreutzer, a research associate with the Colorado State University Research Foundation, was part of the staff that conducted a Congressional feasibility study on a youth corps training program, which became the foundation for the U.S. Peace Corps in 1961. The collection primarily documents the establishment of the Peace Corps and the role played by CSU. Material types include newspaper clipping, reports, and photographs.

Dates: 1959-2004; Majority of material found within 1960-1968

Papers of R. Burnell Held

 Collection
Identifier: URBH
Abstract R. (Royer) Burnell Held was a professor in the Department of Recreation and Watershed Resources from 1967 to 1987. In addition to his role at CSU, Held was active in the community as a member of the Greenbelt Association which encouraged planned preservation of open space, as natural areas and recreation sites in both the city and the county. He was also a member of the National Recreation and Parks Association, the American Planning Association, and the Soil Conservation Society of...
Dates: 1968-2015

Papers of Ralph E. Christoffersen

 Collection
Identifier: UREC
Abstract

Ralph E. Christoffersen was the tenth president of Colorado State University. The collection includes planning documents for his investiture ceremony, gifts from King Saud University, and copies of speeches.

Dates: 1980-1982

Papers of Ray E. Stanford

 Collection
Identifier: URES
Abstract Ray E. (Ray Edmund) Stanford was the author of "Butterflies of the Rocky Mountain states," co-authored "The Atlas of Western USA Butterflies, Including Adjacent Portions of Canada and Mexico," and donated more than 100,000 insect specimens from his personal collection to the C. P. Gillette Museum of Arthropod Diversity which is part of the Bioagricultural Sciences and Pest Management within the College of Agricultural Sciences at Colorado State University. The collection contains...
Dates: 1919-2006; Majority of material found within 1970s-1990s

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

Papers of Robert N. Cavarra

 Collection
Identifier: UCAV
Abstract Robert N. Cavarra was an organist, musicologist, and published composer who taught from 1963 to 2000 as faculty for Colorado State University's Department of Music, Theater and Dance. During his time at CSU, he facilitated bringing a Wurlitzer theater organ to the Student Center Theater. The collection contains correspondence, documents, research, journals, papers, memorabilia, newspaper clippings, drawings, blueprints, posters, programs, sheet music, books, photographs, cassette tapes,...
Dates: 1940-2008; Majority of material found within 1965-2008

Papers of Ronald W. Walker

 Collection
Identifier: URWW
Abstract Ronald W. Walker (1947-1995) was a professor of German at Colorado State University (CSU) from 1979 to 1995. After receiving his bachelor's degree from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in 1969, he spent a year in Germany on a Fulbright Fellowship. Upon returning to the United States, Walker was drafted into the U.S. Army following a student deferment and fought in the Vietnam War. The collection documents his time in Germany, basic training, and Vietnam. Included in the collection...
Dates: 1969-1999; Majority of material found within 1970-1972

Papers of Roy M. Green

 Collection
Identifier: URMG
Abstract

The collection contains the professional papers of Roy M. Green, the sixth president of Colorado A&M. Materials include correspondence, memos and reports from various campus and national committees and councils, budgets, and financial reports.

Dates: 1933-1954; Majority of material found within 1941-1947

Papers of Ruth J. Wattles

 Collection
Identifier: URJW
Abstract Ruth Jocelyn Wattles (1888-1985) was the first official historian of Colorado State University from 1943 through 1946. She also taught English classes and led the drama club at the school for almost forty years. Types of materials include biographies, correspondence, department histories, financial materials, manuscript drafts, newspaper clippings, reports, statistical data, and subject index cards. The collection documents the first seventy-five years of Colorado State University from the...
Dates: 1859-1965; Majority of material found within 1943-1946

Papers of Ruth M. Alexander

 Collection
Identifier: URMA
Abstract Ruth Alexander is a professor emeritus on transitional retirement with the Department of History as well as a Principal Investigator in the Public Lands History Center at Colorado State University. Alexander was born on March 23, 1954, in New York City to Charles K. Alexander and Margaret Kachur Alexander. She earned her bachelor’s degree in 1976 from the City University of New York, and her M.A. degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 1983, both in History....
Dates: 1980-2020

Papers of Sidney Heitman

 Collection
Identifier: UHEI
Abstract

Sidney Heitman (1924-1993), a professor of history at Colorado State University and a specialist in the study of emigration of people from the former Soviet Union. The collection includes research on Nikolai Bukharin and correspondence regarding the Rocky Mountain Social Sciences Association Journal.

Dates: 1918-1973; Majority of material found within 1962-1968

Papers of Theodosia G. Ammons

 Collection
Identifier: UAMM
Abstract Theodosia G. Ammons (c. 1862-1907) co-established Colorado State University's Department of Domestic Economy in 1895. She was the first faculty member of the department and first female dean at the school. Routine correspondence related to her department responsibilities comprises the bulk of the collection. Her activities as a suffragette are represented as well. The collection includes advertisements, announcements, correspondence, invitations, newspaper clippings, photographs, and...
Dates: c. 1870-1914