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Alumni Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UAPO
Abstract The Alumni Photograph Collection consists of approximately 5,500 photographic items, film reels, correspondence, and news clippings. Subjects include athletics; aerial views of the campus and Fort Collins; buildings; campus scenes; faculty and staff; students; alumni; individuals; and student activities. The Ruth Wattles Collection, compiled by Wattles while researching for her manuscript, "The Mile High College: the History of Colorado A&M" is included as are Drama Club scrapbooks which...
Dates: 1884-1992; Majority of material found within 1900-1980

Charles L. Terrell Collection of Historic Colorado State University Campus Images

 Collection
Identifier: UCLT
Abstract

Charles L. Terrell was an alumnus of the Colorado State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (now Colorado State University) and served as secretary of the State Board of Agriculture (now the Board of Governors) from 1959 to 1976. The collection consists of historic campus images of Colorado State University.

Dates: 1899-1960; Majority of material found within 1920s-1950s

David McComb Big Thompson Flood Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WBTF
Abstract

On July 31, 1976, the Big Thompson Canyon, just west of Loveland, Colorado, was the scene of a flash flood which claimed 144 lives. The collection consists of oral history tapes and transcripts along with photographs, slides, audiotapes, newspaper clippings, and other material Colorado State University history professor Dr. David McComb compiled when researching for his book Big Thompson: Profile of a Natural Disaster.

Dates: 1975-1985; Majority of material found within 1976-1978

Groundwater Data Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WGDC
Abstract Colorado State University's strength in groundwater research evolved naturally from the state's early residents needing information on irrigated agriculture. The data, maps, charts, drafts, correspondence, photographs, final reports, and reference materials that were produced by or collected for these groundwater studies over the years are what comprise the Groundwater Data Collection. Materials relate to the groundwater studies that CSU researchers conducted primarily in eastern Colorado...
Dates: 1897-2011; Majority of material found within 1940-1981

Howard G. Coopersmith Diamond Geology and Mining Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AHGC
Abstract Howard G. Coopersmith, a geologist and diamond mining expert, was a founder and president of Diamond Company N.L., and an officer/director of several public and private diamond exploration and mining companies before focusing on technical consulting to the industry. The collection consists of reference documents about diamond mining in general as well as materials related specifically to the Kelsey Lake diamond mining project and other diamond projects around the world. Materials include...
Dates: 1959-2017; Majority of material found in 1987-2000

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

Irrigation Research Papers

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Identifier: WIRP
Abstract In 1911, the Irrigation Investigations Unit of the U.S. Department of Agriculture was established in Fort Collins in conjunction with Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University). Scientists within the unit, including Ralph Parshall, Carl Rohwer, Victor M. Cone, and William E. Code, conducted irrigation-related research. They studied and designed apparatuses to measure water flow through canals and diversion structures, investigated various irrigation projects, and conducted...
Dates: 1890-1985; Majority of material found within 1920-1950

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

Livestock and Rodeo Clubs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: ULRC
Abstract In the spring of 1912, George F. Morton, head of the animal husbandry department, gathered junior and senior student members together to organize the CAC (Colorado Agricultural College) Livestock Club. The organization was pivotal in the founding of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association (NIRA) and sponsored events such as the Skyline Stampede Rodeo and the Little National Western Livestock Show. The Rodeo Club was formed in the mid-1940s and existed alongside the Livestock Club,...
Dates: 1940-2015; Majority of material found within 1950-1999

Local Water Resources History Collection

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Identifier: WLOC
Abstract The Local Water Resources History Collection is an aggregation of items acquired from many different sources. Combining a wide range of materials including maps, blueprints, brochures, programs, posters, reports, photographs, newsletters, audiotapes, CDs, and DVDs, the collection touches on various topics related to Colorado water issues, people, and organizations. Topics include ditches and irrigation systems, as well as various rivers and reservoirs. Some materials go beyond the state of...
Dates: 1875-2021; Majority of material found within 1960-2008

Papers of Andrew J. Mair

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Identifier: AAJM
Abstract Andrew J. Mair served in numerous capacities at local, state and federal levels of government, influencing agricultural policy, implementation and relations in the United States and around the world. Growing up on a farm in rural Colorado, Mair moved from working as a sugar beet farmer to service in the United States Department of Agriculture and the Department of State. His overseas assignments included Kabul, Afghanistan; Rome, Italy; and Ankara, Turkey. The collection consists of personal...
Dates: 1931-2006; Majority of material found within 1960-1977

Papers of Arthur L. Littleworth

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Identifier: WLIT
Abstract California lawyer Arthur L. Littleworth (1923-2021) served as Special Master on the Kansas v. Colorado Supreme Court case from 1987 until its conclusion in 2009. The case was tried in four parts, and Littleworth wrote five reports during the course of the case. This collection documents the case in its entirety, through trial transcripts, exhibits, and pleadings, as well as correspondence, financial papers, trial notes, report drafts, final reports, and...
Dates: 1906-2009; Majority of material found within 1985-2009

Papers of Betty P. Broadhurst

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Identifier: UBPB
Abstract From 1972 to 1985, Betty P. Broadhurst (1919-2007) taught at Colorado State University (CSU) concentrating on Human Behavior and the Environment, international social work, and field placement consultation. From 1985 until 2006, she continued her work at CSU as Professor Emerita. This collection includes material from her lifetime: high school through college, service with the Women's Reserve of the U. S. Coast Guard, studies in Austria, work with various organizations, dissertation from...
Dates: 1935-2005; Majority of material found within 1953-2004

Papers of Carey E. Vail

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Identifier: ACEV
Abstract

C. E. (Carey E.) Vail came to the Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical College in 1909 as an instructor in chemistry and assistant chemist at the Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station. He remained at the college until his retirement in 1945, and in the last 25 years of his career served as a research chemist at the Experiment Station. This collection contains some of his professional publications and notes, family photographs, school yearbooks, and other family documents.

Dates: 1870-1966; Majority of material found within 1902-1949

Papers of Carl F. Nordin, Jr.

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Identifier: WCFN
Abstract Carl F. Nordin, Jr., (1929-1998) was a hydraulic engineer for the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and Colorado State University. In 1954, he began a 30-year career with the USGS. From 1969 to 1973, he was projects chief for all USGS research on alluvial river flows conducted at Colorado State University, and from 1974 to 1984 he served as research advisor for the Water Resources Division of the USGS in Denver. After retiring from the USGS in 1984, he became a part-time professor at CSU. Nordin...
Dates: 1941-1998; Majority of material found within 1958-1997

Papers of Charles A. Lory

 Collection
Identifier: UCAL
Abstract

Charles A. Lory (1872-1969) was a professor of electrical engineering and the fifth president of Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University). The collection contains both personal and professional papers and includes correspondence and letters, diaries and day planners, financial records, flyers, committee minutes, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

Dates: 1849-1978; Majority of material found within 1921-1962

Papers of Congressman James P. Johnson

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Identifier: MJPJ
Abstract

James P. Johnson represented Colorado's Fourth District in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1972 to 1980 as a member of the Republican party. He served on the Agriculture and Interior Committees and was one of thirteen members of Congress chosen to investigate the Central Intelligence Agency in 1975. This collection includes personal and political papers, project files, and correspondence from Mr. Johnson's eight years in Congress.

Dates: 1969-1980; Majority of material found within 1972-1980

Papers of Daniel Tyler

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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 Daryl B. Simons

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Identifier: WDBS
Abstract Daryl B. Simons was an internationally recognized expert in the fields of hydraulics, hydrology, geomorphology, river mechanics, sediment transport and hydraulic modeling. His innovative teaching and research while professor of civil engineering at Colorado State University (CSU) and his supervision of hundreds of water-related projects around the world contributed to this international reputation. Materials in the collection relate to many of the organizations Simons worked for, including...
Dates: 1868-2005; Majority of material found within 1950-1990

Papers of David M. Freeman

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Identifier: WDMF
Abstract David M. Freeman is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Sociology at Colorado State University. As part of his four-decade long career, Dr. Freeman began studying western water use in the 1980s, and began to focus specifically on the Platte River project in the late 1990s. The collection includes Dr. Freeman's research for Implementing the Endangered Species Act of the Platte Basin Water Commons (2010). Subject areas include the Platte River negotiations...
Dates: 1911-2011; Majority of material found within 1990-2011

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Subject
Photographs. 86
Colorado. 38
Slides (photographs). 34
Maps. 26
Negatives. 23
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Artifacts. 18
Videotapes. 18
Audiocassettes. 17
Scrapbooks. 16
Fort Collins (Colo.) 13
Water-supply -- Colorado. 13
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 12
Water resources development -- Colorado. 12
Water resources development. 12
Arkansas River Watershed. 9
Audiotapes. 9
Motion pictures (visual works). 9
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 8
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 8
Irrigation engineering. 8
Minutes. 8
Wyoming. 8
Arkansas River. 7
Compact discs. 7
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 7
DVDs. 6
Larimer County (Colo.) 6
Nebraska. 6
Oral history. 6
Aerial photographs. 5
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 5
Books. 5
Ditches -- Colorado. 5
Hydrology. 5
Irrigation -- Colorado. 5
New Mexico. 5
Posters. 5
San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.) 5
South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) 5
Water -- Law and legislation. 5
Weld County (Colo.) 5
West (U.S.) 5
California. 4
Charts (graphic documents). 4
Groundwater -- Colorado. 4
Kansas. 4
Newspaper clippings. 4
Wells -- Colorado. 4
Agricultural extension work -- Colorado. 3
Beef cattle. 3
Colorado -- Water rights. 3
Colorado River Watershed (Colo.-Mexico) 3
Dams -- Colorado. 3
Dams. 3
Diaries. 3
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson River. 3
Greeley (Colo.) 3
Groundwater. 3
Hydraulics. 3
Irrigation canals and flumes -- Colorado. 3
Irrigation. 3
Lantern slides. 3
Microfilms. 3
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 3
Platte River (Neb.) 3
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 3
Sediment transport. 3
Sedimentation and deposition. 3
Snow. 3
Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 3
Sugar beet industry -- Colorado. 3
Utah. 3
Water rights -- Colorado. 3
Water-supply. 3
Agriculture -- Colorado. 2
Agriculture. 2
Arizona. 2
Austria. 2
Banks and banking. 2
Bent County (Colo.) 2
Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.) 2
Blueprints. 2
Colombia. 2
Colorado State University -- Students. 2
Denver (Colo.) 2
Education, Higher. 2
Egypt. 2
Farm life -- Colorado. 2
Farmers. 2
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson Canyon. 2
France. 2
Fryingpan River (Colo.) 2
Fryingpan River Watershed (Colo.) 2
Holly (Colo.) 2
Interstate agreements -- Arkansas River. 2
Interstate agreements. 2
Irrigation farming. 2
Italy. 2
Kansas -- Water rights. 2
Kiowa County (Colo.) 2
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Spanish; Castilian 1
 
Names
Colorado State University. 15
Colorado Agricultural College. 7
Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station. 5
Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical College. 5
United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 5
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Great Western Sugar Company. 4
Colorado A & M College. 3
Colorado State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts. 3
Colorado State University. Extension. 3
Arkansas Valley Sugar Beet and Irrigated Land Company 2
Arkansas Valley Sugar Beet and Irrigated Land Company. 2
Carpenter family. 2
Carpenter, Delph. 2
Carpenter, Leroy S., 1843-1927. 2
Code, W. E. (William E.), 1891- 2
Colorado Agricultural College. Department of Civil and Irrigation Engineering. 2
Colorado River Commission. 2
Colorado State College (Fort Collins, Colo.) 2
Colorado State University. College of Engineering. 2
Colorado State University. Cooperative Extension Service. 2
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering 2
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering. 2
Colorado State University. Germans from Russia in Colorado Study Project. 2
Colorado Water Conservation Board. 2
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 2
Farr, W. D. (William Daven), 1910-2007. 2
Fryingpan-Arkansas Project (U.S.) 2
Geological Survey (U.S.) 2
Heitman, Sidney. 2
Longenbaugh, R. A. (Robert A.) 2
North Poudre Irrigation Company 2
United States. Soil Conservation Service. 2
United States. Supreme Court. 2
Water Supply and Storage Company. 2
American Guild of Organists. 1
American Historical Society of Germans from Russia. 1
American Historical Society of Germans from Russia. Northern Colorado Chapter. 1
American Public Works Association. Colorado Chapter 1
American Public Works Association. Colorado Chapter. 1
Ammons, Theodosia Grace 1
Ammons, Theodosia Grace. 1
Anderson, Raymond Lloyd, 1927- 1
Axtell, Mildred T. 1
Barry, Hamlet J., III, 1944-2010 1
Barry, Hamlet J., III, 1944-2010. 1
Bernath, Elemer. 1
Bittinger, Morton W. 1
Blatchley Associates. 1
Blatchley, Ronald K. 1
Bolen, Kenneth R. (Kenneth Ray), 1940- 1
Borland, Whitney McNair 1
Borland, Whitney McNair. 1
Boy Scouts of America. 1
Broadhurst, Betty P. 1
Calkins, Kramer, Grimshaw & Harring. 1
Carpenter, Delph 1
Carpenter, Donald A. 1
Carpenter, L. G. (Louis George), 1861-1935. 1
Cavarra, Barbara. 1
Cavarra, Robert 1
Cavarra, Robert. 1
Cermak, J. E. (Jack E.) (1922-2012) 1
Cermak, J. E. (Jack E.), 1922-2012 1
Chadwick, Don K. 1
Chavez-Ramirez, Felipe, 1965- 1
City and County of Denver Municipal Airport System. 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Colorado 4-H 1
Colorado Association of Soil Conservation Districts 1
Colorado Association of Soil Conservation Districts. 1
Colorado Cattlemen's Association 1
Colorado Cattlemen's Association. 1
Colorado College. 1
Colorado Flower Growers Association 1
Colorado Flower Growers Association. 1
Colorado Grain and Feed Association 1
Colorado Grain and Feed Association. 1
Colorado Potato Growers Exchange 1
Colorado Potato Growers Exchange. 1
Colorado Potato Warehousing Corp. 1
Colorado Science and Engineering Fair. 1
Colorado Springs (Colo.). Department of Public Utilities. 1
Colorado State Forestry Association 1
Colorado State Forestry Association. 1
Colorado State Grange 1
Colorado State Grange. 1
Colorado State Science Fair, Inc. 1
Colorado State Science Fair. 1
Colorado State University -- Presidents. 1
Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. 1
Colorado State University. American West Program 1
Colorado State University. College of Engineering 1
Colorado State University. College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 1
Colorado State University. Department of Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics. 1
Colorado State University. Department of History 1
Colorado State University. Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance. 1
Colorado State University. Department of Watershed Sciences. 1
Colorado State University. Engineering Research Center. 1
Colorado State University. Environmental Resources Center. 1
Colorado State University. Extension 1
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