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UA. Colorado State University Archives

 Collecting Area
Identifier: UA

Found in 214 Collections and/or Records:

Papers of Larry Edward Penley

 Collection
Identifier: ULEP
Abstract

Larry Penley was president of Colorado State University from 2003 to 2008. This collection documents some of the writings, decisions, and studies during his tenure. The collection contains Penley's correspondence, speech transcripts, Alcohol Task Force documents, reports, and university publications.

Dates: 2002-2008

Papers of Leslie L. Gibbons

 Collection
Identifier: ULLG
Abstract

Leslie L. Gibbons (1907-1981) was an alumnus, professor, and head of the Department of Industrial Arts at Colorado State University. The collection includes photographs and class lists of courses taught by Gibbons.

Dates: 1949-2007; Majority of material found within 1949-1968

Papers of L.H. Stimmel

 Collection
Identifier: ULHS
Abstract

Lester Hendren (L.H.) Stimmel (1904-1972) was a professor of English at Colorado A & M, later renamed Colorado State University, from 1928 until his retirement in 1968. He specialized in nineteenth century American literature and was known for his high standards for usage and grammar in composition. Stimmel's papers consist of personal writings, including poetry and plays. Teaching materials are also included in the collection.

Dates: 1954, 1963

Papers of Lionel V. Baldwin

 Collection
Identifier: ULVB
Abstract Lionel Vernon Baldwin (1932-2019) began his tenure at Colorado State University in the Department of Civil Engineering in 1961 and served as the Dean of the College of Engineering from 1966 until 1984, leaving his administrative duties to return to research and teaching. In 1984 he founded National Technology University, which was an outgrowth of SURGE (State University Resources in Graduate Education), also founded by Baldwin. He served as the president of NTU until his retirement in 2000....
Dates: 1979-2010

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 (CAC) 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: UMDS
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...
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, but Birky-Kruetzer's work with the Farm Service Agency prior to this is also documented. Material types include newspaper...
Dates: 1956-2004; 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 (now Colorado State University). 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