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UA. Colorado State University Archives

 Collecting Area
Identifier: UA

Found in 208 Collections and/or Records:

Records of the C.P. Gillette Museum of Anthropod Diversity

 Collection
Identifier: UGMA
Abstract In 1891 Clarence P. Gillette, an internationally recognized entomologist, established an insect collection in the College of Agricultural Sciences at Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University) to aid the institution’s mission of teaching, research, and extension. The C.P. Gillette Museum of Arthropod Diversity currently houses more than 3.5 million specimens and is considered to be the 14th largest insect collection affiliated with a university in the United States. This...
Dates: c. 1890-1905

Records of the CSU Women's Association

 Collection
Identifier: UUWA
Abstract Formed in 1910 as the Colorado Agricultural College Woman's Association, the Colorado State University Women's Association is an educational, service, and social organization. Since 1925, it has provided loans and scholarships to CSU students and contributed to several CSU funds. The collection documents the history of the CSU Women's Association, primarily from the 1970s through the 2010s. The fundraising and social activities of the organization the most prominent topics. Materials include...
Dates: 1964-2019; Majority of material found in 1980-2018

Records of the Department of Civil Engineering

 Collection
Identifier: UCIE
Abstract

The Department of Engineering at Colorado State University (then the State Agricultural College of Colorado) began in 1883 with courses in practical mechanics and drawing. The collection contains financial records, memoranda, faculty trip records, seminar planning papers, and correspondence.

Dates: 1969-1975, 1997

Records of the Department of Communications Disorders

 Collection
Identifier: UDCD
Abstract

The Records of the Department of Communications Disorders documents the department at Colorado State University from its founding in 1964 to its closing in 1995. Materials include histories, reports, manuals, and slides.

Dates: 1957-1995; Majority of material found within 1962-1967

Records of the Department of Philosophy

 Collection
Identifier: UPHL
Abstract

The first philosophy classes taught at CSU were led by Willard Eddy during the late 1940s. The collection contains reports, course information, and minutes of department meetings. There is also information about faculty members who worked in the department.

Dates: 1957 - 1975; Majority of material found in 1960 - 1975

Records of the Department of Women's Physical Education

 Collection
Identifier: UWPE
Abstract The Records of the Department of Women's Physical Education documents the development of women's athletics and physical training at Colorado State University. Records include programs, photographs, and scrapbooks of social gatherings such as the May Fete and dance performances, courses offered by the department in various sports such as swimming and gymnastics, and intra and extramural activities such as tennis, The Swan Club, and basketball. Scrapbooks, handbooks, financial statements and...
Dates: 1920-1988; Majority of material found within 1930-1970

Records of the Facilities Management Department

 Collection
Identifier: UFMD
Abstract The Board of Agriculture of the Colorado Agricultural College and General Assembly of the Colorado legislature instituted the Facilities Management department through the establishment of a building committee in 1878. As the campus expanded, the responsibilities of the department did as well. The Records of the Facilities Management Department document the growth of the department and the campus. The collection contains records pertaining to the construction and maintenance of buildings...
Dates: 1916-2015; Majority of material found within 1950-1970

Records of the Faculty

 Collection
Identifier: UFAC
Abstract The Records of the Faculty is an aggregation of items acquired from many different sources. Combining a wide range of materials including faculty and staff records, department histories, correspondence, faculty and staff obituaries, notebooks, transcripts, scrapbooks, photographs, one blueprint and sketch, one manuscript, publications, reports, newsletters, playbills, and ephemera, the collection touches on various topics related to the faculty and staff at Colorado State University as well...
Dates: 1881-1981; Majority of material found within 1922-1973

Records of the Faculty Charter Convention Committee

 Collection
Identifier: UCHC
Abstract

The Faculty Charter Convention Committee was convened in 1975 and charged with revising and reorganizing faculty governance at Colorado State University. The 21-member committee made its final report in 1977. Materials include memos, meeting minutes, reports, correspondence, and lists of participants.

Dates: 1970-1977; Majority of material found within 1975-1977

Records of the Faculty Council

 Collection
Identifier: UFCP
Abstract Since 1915, the Faculty Council has been the representative body for the academic faculty at Colorado State University. The council decides the educational policies of the university and passes all rules and regulations necessary for university government. This collection contains meeting minutes for the Faculty Council, Summer Session Executive Committee, Executive Committee, University Curriculum Committee, and minutes, documents, and correspondence for the Faculty Improvement Committee....
Dates: 1909-2022; Majority of material found in 1950-2010

Records of the Financial Administration

 Collection
Identifier: UFIA
Abstract

Records of the Financial Administration consists of historical financial information about the Colorado A & M College (now Colorado State University) in the form of reports, correspondence, agreements, bond notices, invoices, bills, miscellaneous financial information, photographs, and negatives. Materials were collected from the office of the university's long-time Business Manager Joseph M. Whalley.

Dates: 1940-1962

Records of the Graduate School

 Collection
Identifier: UGRS
Abstract Graduate education at Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University) began in the 1890s, and the administration of graduate studies evolved from a three-person committee to the founding of a Graduate School in 1941. This collection contains information on the work of committees that oversee graduate programs at CSU, including Graduate Council minutes and Graduate Student Council minutes. Also present is a small amount of notes and data on the history of the Graduate School at...
Dates: 1933-1977

Records of the Graduate School History Project

 Collection
Identifier: UGSH
Abstract Graduate education at Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University) began in the 1890s, and the Graduate School at CSU now supports more than 4,000 students in over one hundred disciplinary and interdisciplinary doctoral, master's, and professional degree programs. This collection contains oral histories and questionnaires collected in 1980 by Becky Haglund, a graduate student in CSU's History Department, and used to write A History of Graduate...
Dates: 1974-1980

Records of the Homecoming Parade

 Collection
Identifier: UPAR
Abstract

Homecoming at Colorado State University can be traced back to 1914 when a football game between alumni and the current college team was played. Over the years new traditions were added including painting of the Aggie "A", the bonfire, and the homecoming parade. The collection documents the planning and activities of the homecoming parade, and includes financials, photographs, correspondence, and scrapbooks.

Dates: 1978-2007; Majority of material found within 1995-2007

Records of the Honors Program

 Collection
Identifier: URHS
Abstract

The Records of the Honors Program at Colorado State University document its establishment from an experimental honors colloquium to a full program supported by the Faculty Council. Materials include planning for the experimental honors colloquium offered in the winter of 1957, lists and descriptions of honors course offered, and the organization of the program.

Dates: 1952-1973; Majority of material found within 1959-1968

Records of the Humanities and Social Sciences College

 Collection
Identifier: UHSS
Abstract The Humanities and Social Sciences College documents the development of the Division of Science & Arts through to the School of Humanities & Social Science to the College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences and finally to the start of the College of Liberal Arts. Key individuals to the college can be viewed in the list of Persons within the Index Terms. Departments such as Anthropology, Art, English, Economics, Journalism, Foreign Languages, History, International Studies,...
Dates: 1902-1993; Majority of material found within 1968-1979

Records of the Institute of Environmental Biology

 Collection
Identifier: UIEB
Abstract

The Institute of Environmental Biology was formed at Colorado State University in 1960 to serve as a non-administrative body in a coordinating and advisory capacity to member departments and agencies interested in environmental biology to stimulate a broad and integrated program of teaching and research. Materials include meeting minutes, memos, and copies of the founding constitution.

Dates: 1960-1961

Records of the Library Flood

 Collection
Identifier: ULIF
Abstract The collection contains materials regarding the damage to Morgan Library and the response of Colorado State University to the flood of July 28, 1997. Materials include contractor contracts, reports on book repair and replacement, memos, emails and meeting minutes of library committees formed to deal with damage to the book and journal collection, book and monetary donations to the library, interlibrary loan, and restoration of the building. Also included are photographs of Morgan Library...
Dates: 1987-2008; Majority of material found within 1997-2001

Records of the Lory Student Center

 Collection
Identifier: ULSC
Abstract Colorado State University's Lory Student Center (LSC) is home to student organization offices, event facilities, a bookstore, computer store, food court, and other student amenities. The LSC opened in 1962, and a renovation was completed in 2014. The fiftieth anniversary of the student center was observed with celebratory events in 2012. The collection contains a scrapbook commemorating the anniversary. It also contains rebranding records for the renovated center as well as an architectural...
Dates: 1959, 2012

Records of the Men's Science Club

 Collection
Identifier: UMSC
Abstract Formed in the summer of 1923, the Men's Science Club dedicated itself to a climate conducive to scientific thought. The club was organized as a science club for male faculty with a selective membership and was initially known as the Aristotle Club. The organization adopted its current name in 1926. Membership was first limited to twenty members but was later expanded to thirty in 1960. This collection contains ledgers of minutes and financial records, correspondence, and other pertinent...
Dates: 1923-1984