Papers of Robert B. Broad
Scope and Contents
The Papers of Robert B. Broad consists of documents dated 1910 to 1951, with the bulk falling from 1920 to 1935. The collection contains letters to Broad, expenditures, receipts, and information on state, regional, and national stock shows and fairs, published and unpublished writings primarily by others, and a small box of glass plates on various animals and animal anatomy.
- Majority of material found within 1920-1935
- Broad, Robert B. (Person)
Restrictions on Access
There are no access restrictions on this collection. However, it is stored off-site, so advance notice is required.
Restrictions on Use
Not all of the material in the collection is in the public domain. Researchers are responsible for addressing copyright issues.
Robert B. Broad was a herdsman specializing in the care and judging of swine. He held positions in Golden and Fort Morgan, Colorado, before joining the staff at the Colorado Agricultural College in approximately 1916 as a regular herdsman in the Department of Animal Husbandry. He was promoted to chief herdsman and was on staff through the 1939-1940 school year.
1.75 linear feet (1 record carton, 1 document case)
Language of Materials
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.
The collection consists of 2 series in 1 record carton and 1 document case:
Series 1: Letters, notes, and miscellany, 1910-1948 and undated
Series 2: Writings and publications, 1926, 1951 and undated
The Papers of Robert B. Broad was donated by Tom Grippen in July 1976.
Records of the Larimer County Abstract Company (MLCA), Archives and Special Collections, Colorado State University.
Processing was completed in May 2015. Materials were rehoused in acid-free folders and boxes.
- Guide to the Papers of Robert B. Broad
- Edited Full Draft
- Prepared by Karen Spilman
- Copyright 2015
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- Finding aid written in English.
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Fort Collins Colorado 80523-1019 USA