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Papers of Daniel Tyler

 Collection
Identifier: WDTP
Abstract Daniel Tyler (b. 1933), emeritus professor of history at Colorado State University, has taught and written extensively on western water history. This collection documents his research, including that for the biography of W.D. Farr, a Greeley, Colorado, water pioneer, cattleman, and businessman; the biography of Delph Carpenter, a Greeley water lawyer and interstate river commissioner; a book of Carpenter's parents' courtship correspondence; and Mexican land grant rights in relation to New...
Dates: 1950-2011; Majority of material found within 1985-2010

Papers of Delph E. Carpenter and Family

 Collection
Identifier: WDEC
Abstract The "Father of Interstate River Compacts," Delph E. Carpenter (1877-1951) served the state of Colorado as a lawyer, state senator, and river commissioner. He wrote, negotiated, and promoted the Colorado River Compact, among others, following his service as lead counsel in the Wyoming vs. Colorado suit. The collection documents these and other professional activities (including cattle breeding), as well as Carpenter's personal life and family....
Dates: 1827-1992; Majority of material found within 1870-1951

Papers of Tom Pitts

 Collection
Identifier: WTPP
Abstract Tom Pitts worked with local, state, and federal organizations to find solutions for water usage and environmental regulatory issues. His efforts on endangered species issues resulted in multiple long-term programs benefiting both water users and endangered fish in river basins within and beyond Colorado. The collection thoroughly documents Pitts' work on the Colorado Water Congress Special Project on Threatened and Endangered Species, including work specific to the four endangered fish...
Dates: 1974-2014; Majority of material found within 1984-2000

Water Oral Histories Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WOHC
Abstract

The Water Oral Histories Collection consists of interviews and reminiscences covering the work of some of Colorado's distinguished civil engineers, irrigators, and water leaders. Subjects include Northern Colorado's irrigation history, irrigation engineering and research in Colorado, large water storage projects, groundwater issues, and the personal and professional lives of some of Colorado's water leaders.

Dates: 1986-2022

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  • Subject: Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) X
  • Subject: Water -- Law and legislation. X

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New Mexico. 3
Photographs. 3
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 3
South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) 3
Water -- Law and legislation. 3
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Audiocassettes. 2
Greeley (Colo.) 2
Interstate agreements. 2
Nebraska. 2
North Platte River. 2
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 2
Platte River (Neb.) 2
Utah. 2
Water resources development. 2
Wyoming. 2
Arizona. 1
Arkansas River Watershed. 1
Arkansas River. 1
Artifacts. 1
Banks and banking. 1
Beef cattle. 1
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 1
Books. 1
Boulder Creek (Boulder County and Weld County, Colo.) 1
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 1
California. 1
Colorado River Water Conservation District (Colo.) 1
Colorado River Watershed (Colo.-Mexico) 1
Compact discs. 1
DVDs. 1
Denver Basin. 1
Diaries. 1
Dolores River Valley (Colo. and Utah) 1
Endangered species. 1
Environmental law. 1
Fish populations. 1
Frontier and pioneer life. 1
Groundwater -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
Irrigation engineering -- Colorado. 1
Kansas. 1
La Plata River (Colo. and N.M.) 1
Land grants. 1
Laramie River (Colo. and Wyo.) 1
Maps. 1
Microfilms. 1
Milking Shorthorn cattle. 1
Nevada. 1
Ogallala Aquifer. 1
Orchard Mesa Irrigation District. 1
Rare fishes. 1
Rivers. 1
Saint Vrain Basin (Colo.) 1
San Juan River (Colo.-Utah) 1
San Juan River Watershed (Colo.-Utah) 1
San Luis Valley Irrigation District. 1
Scrapbooks. 1
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Veterans. 1
Upper Arkansas Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Upper Yampa Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Water -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
Water resources development -- Colorado. 1
Water rights. 1
Water transfer. 1
Water-supply -- Colorado. 1
Wildlife habitat improvement. 1
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Names
Carpenter family. 2
Carpenter, Delph. 2
Carpenter, Leroy S., 1843-1927. 2
Colorado River Commission. 2
Anderson Ditch Company. 1
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Broderick, Jim 1
Carpenter, Delph 1
Carpenter, Donald A. 1
Coal Ridge Ditch Company. 1
Colorado State University. 1
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering. 1
Colorado Water Congress. 1
Colorado Water Resources Research Institute. 1
Colorado. Department of Natural Resources. 1
Colorado. General Assembly. 1
Danielson, Jeris. 1
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 1
Doesken, Nolan J. 1
Evans, Harold. 1
Evans, Norman A. 1
Farr, W. D. (William Daven), 1910-2007. 1
Fort Collins (Colo.). Utilities. 1
George, Russell. 1
Glover, Robert E. (Robert Ellsworth), 1896-1984. 1
Greeley-Poudre Irrigation District. 1
Hamel, Alan C. 1
Harmon, Dennis. 1
Hogarty family. 1
Hogarty, Michael J. 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964. 1
Johnson, Harvey G. 1
Kuhn, Eric. 1
Left Hand Ditch Company. 1
Longenbaugh, R. A. (Robert A.) 1
Lower Boulder Ditch Company. 1
Luecke, Daniel. 1
Mobley, Terry 1
Ogilvie, James L. 1
Parshall, Maxwell. 1
Pitts, W. Tom 1
Pitts, W. Tom. 1
Porter, John. 1
Pueblo Board of Water Works (Colo.) 1
Randall, Owen. 1
Recovery Program for Endangered Fish of the Upper Colorado River Basin. 1
Robbins, David W. 1
San Juan River Basin Recovery Implementation Program (U.S.) 1
Scanga, Ralph. 1
Schmidt, Max. 1
Sharp, Thomas R. 1
Shimmin, Mike. 1
Shoemaker, Jeff 1
Smith, MaryLou M., 1950- 1
Smith, Travis. 1
Spencer, Herb. 1
Stulp, John. 1
Tom Pitts & Associates. 1
Trout, Thomas J. (Thomas James) 1
Tyler, Daniel 1
Tyler, Daniel. 1
Union Colony of Colorado. 1
United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 1
United States. Department of the Interior. 1
Upper Colorado River Endangered Fish Recovery Program. 1
Ward, Robert C. 1
Water Supply and Storage Company. 1
Wells, Patricia. 1
Werner, Brian 1
Wilkinson, Eric. 1
Wright, Kenneth R. 1
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