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Abstract Dr. James E. Hansen and several assistants created this collection of oral histories primarily to gather information for four books and a paper about Colorado State University (CSU) history: Democracy's College in the Centennial State: a History of Colorado State University (1977), "Charles A. Lory and the Challenges of Colorado's Semi-Arid Frontier" (1980), Chiron's Time: a History of the College of Veterinary Medicine and...
Abstract For nearly a century, the Colorado Cooperative Extension has served as the agricultural and home management outreach arm of Colorado State University, a land-grant institution, by bringing the results of university research to rural populations. The organization has its roots in early farmers' institutes conducted off-campus starting in 1879. The passage of the Smith-Lever Act in 1914 officially established Extension as a cooperative effort between the USDA, land-grant institutions, and...
Dates: 1906-2000; Majority of material found within 1916-1998
- Agricultural education -- Colorado. 1
- Audiocassettes. 1
- Fort Collins (Colo.) 1
- Oral history -- Colorado. 1
- Photographs. 1
- Bolen, Kenneth R. (Kenneth Ray), 1940- 1
- Chadwick, Don K. 1
- Colorado Agricultural College. 1
- Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical College. 1
- Colorado State University. 1