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Irrigation Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WIPC
Abstract

The Irrigation Photograph Collection contains lantern slides and glass plate negatives related primarily to irrigation and agricultural subjects in Colorado and around the world. Colorado locations include the Colorado Agricultural College campus, Long's Peak, the San Luis Valley, and the Eastern Plains. Other countries significantly represented through irrigation or cultural sites include Egypt, Algeria, France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, the Netherlands, and Mexico.

Dates: 1889-1933; Majority of material found within 1898-1909

Ival V. Goslin Water Resources Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WIVG
Abstract For over 50 years, Ival V. Goslin (1911-1991) worked in water resources. This collection contains records from throughout his career. The bulk of the collection contains records from the Colorado Water Resources and Power Development Authority where Goslin served as the first Executive Director and later as a consultant. The Authority (est. 1981) has conducted water project feasibility studies and created and implemented financing programs for water and wastewater infrastructures. The...
Dates: 1907-2004; Majority of material found within 1960-1991

Papers of James L. Ogilvie

 Collection
Identifier: WJLO
Abstract

James L. Ogilvie (1911-1995) had a long and fruitful career with the United States Bureau of Reclamation in the field of irrigation and water management. He worked successfully on the Colorado-Big Thompson Project and was the Project Manager for the Fryingpan-Arkansas Project in southeast Colorado. The collection contains professional files related to Ogilvie's career as well as desk diaries, which serve as a guide to his daily activities, and photographs.

Dates: 1889-1992; Majority of material found within 1955-1980

Papers of John R. Fetcher

 Collection
Identifier: WJRF
Abstract John R. Fetcher (1912-2009) was instrumental in the creation of several of Colorado's recreational areas through his involvement in the construction of large water projects. Fetcher helped found the Upper Yampa Water Conservancy District and only retired shortly before his death. The collection largely relates to the construction of Steamboat Lake located in Routt County, Colorado. The collection includes reports, maps, blueprints, notes, and a brochure. Also included in the collection are...
Dates: 1960-1966 and 2009

Papers of Mark W. T. Harvey

 Collection
Identifier: WMWH
Abstract Mark Harvey, professor of history at North Dakota State University, has written and taught extensively on western American and environmental history. This collection documents his research on the Echo Park Dam controversy which surrounded a proposed project in Dinosaur National Monument, part of the National Park System located in northwest Colorado and northeast Utah. The collection includes Harvey's notes, as well as collected articles, correspondence, and newspaper clippings related to...
Dates: 1921-1991; Majority of material found within 1949-1956

Papers of Robert E. Glover

 Collection
Identifier: WREG
Abstract A civil engineer with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, the U.S. Geological Survey, and Colorado State University, Robert Glover (1896-1984) conducted significant research on concrete cooling, dam construction, groundwater flow, and more. The focus of the collection is on the extensive work he did on these subjects. A smaller portion of the collection reflects Glover's personal life in terms of family activities and hobbies, including birding, photography, and environmentalism. Predominant...
Dates: 1896-2000; Majority of material found within 1922-1984

Photographs of Bill Green

 Collection
Identifier: WBGP
Abstract

Bill Green, a water resources engineer and outdoor photographer, photographs reservoirs, streams, and natural areas in the western United States. The collection consists of 25 digital photographs of the 2002 Colorado drought, as well as nearly 1,500 slides of water features, parks, and wildlife, mostly in Colorado but also in other western states.

Dates: 1992-2011

Records of Wright Water Engineers, Inc.

 Collection
Identifier: WWWE
Abstract Wright Water Engineers, Inc., is a Colorado-based water resources consulting firm founded by Kenneth R. Wright. Since 1961 the company has undertaken projects concerning agricultural and irrigation engineering, water rights, flood control and drainage, dams, and groundwater in Colorado as well as other states and countries. The collection contains files from select Colorado projects. Also present are the records of Wright-McLaughlin Engineers (1964-1982), a closely associated engineering...
Dates: 1882-2006; Majority of material found within 1974-1993

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Dams -- Colorado. 5
Maps. 5
Photographs. 5
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 4
Artifacts. 3
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Colorado. 3
Dams. 3
Slides (photographs). 3
Videotapes. 3
Water resources development -- Colorado. 3
Arkansas River Watershed. 2
Charts (graphic documents). 2
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 2
Diaries. 2
Negatives. 2
Reservoirs. 2
San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.) 2
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 2
Water resources development. 2
Water-supply -- Colorado. 2
Watersheds -- Colorado. 2
Aerial photographs. 1
Agriculture. 1
Algeria. 1
Arizona. 1
Arkansas River. 1
Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.) 1
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 1
Blue River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 1
Cache la Poudre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
California. 1
Cherry Creek Reservoir Watershed (Colo.) 1
Clear Creek Watershed (Clear Creek County, Colo.) 1
Concrete. 1
DVDs. 1
Dam failures. 1
Digital images. 1
Dinosaur National Monument (Colo. and Utah) 1
Droughts. 1
Echo Park Dam (Colo.) 1
Egypt. 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson Canyon. 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson River. 1
Fort Collins (Colo.) 1
France. 1
Fraser River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Fryingpan River (Colo.) 1
Fryingpan River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Groundwater -- Colorado. 1
Groundwater flow. 1
Hydrology. 1
Irrigation canals and flumes. 1
Irrigation engineering. 1
Irrigation farming. 1
Irrigation. 1
Italy. 1
Lantern slides. 1
Larimer County (Colo.) 1
Mathematics. 1
Microfilms. 1
National parks and reserves. 1
Nature conservation -- United States. 1
Nevada. 1
New Mexico. 1
Northglenn (Colo.) 1
Outdoor recreation -- Colorado. 1
Posters. 1
Powell, Lake (Utah and Ariz.) 1
Rivers. 1
Routt County (Colo.) 1
San Juan River Watershed (Colo.-Utah) 1
Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Standley Lake (Colo.) 1
Steamboat Lake (Colo.) 1
Surveying. 1
Uncompahgre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Utah. 1
Veterinary medicine. 1
Water rights -- Colorado. 1
West (U.S.) 1
Windsor (Colo.) 1
Wolford Mountain Reservoir (Colo.) 1
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United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 2
Aspinall, Wayne N. 1
Brower, David Ross, 1912-2000. 1
Carhart, Arthur Hawthorne, b. 1892. 1
Carpenter, L. G. (Louis George), 1861-1935. 1