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Papers of Charles C. Fisk

 Collection
Identifier: WFIS
Abstract After retiring as an engineer, Charles Fisk researched and wrote a book about Denver's water. The materials in the collection mostly relate to the book Fisk was completing at the end of his life, The Metro Denver Water Story: A Memoir. Subjects primarily relate to the history of Denver and its water, including focus on the South Platte River and the Two Forks project. Predominant material types are photocopies, clippings, drafts, and books as well as two...
Dates: 1880-2007; Majority of material found within 1971-2004

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 Earl L. Mosley

 Collection
Identifier: WMOS
Abstract Earl L. Mosley (1883-1966) was an engineer and municipal administrator who worked in Colorado Springs from 1921 to 1947 and in Denver from 1947 until shortly before his death. He prepared a typescript, "History of the Denver Water System," while working for the Denver Water Board. The collection includes a copy of that work, a few newspaper clippings about Mr. Mosley and his work, and a digital copy of the typescript on compact disc. ...
Dates: 1960-2011; Majority of material found within 1960-1966

Papers of Hamlet J. "Chips" Barry, III

 Collection
Identifier: WHJB
Abstract Hamlet J. "Chips" Barry, III, served as the manager of Denver Water for nearly twenty years. The documentation of Barry's employment with the Micronesian Legal Services Corporation, the Colorado Department of Natural Resources, law firm Calkins, Kramer, Grimshaw and Harring, and Denver Water is representative but not comprehensive. A 30-year span of his calendars gives a sense of his daily appointments and activities. Additionally, files of his speeches and writings on typical subjects such...
Dates: 1951-2011; Majority of material found within 1973-2010

Papers of Raymond L. Anderson

 Collection
Identifier: WRLA
Abstract

Natural resource economist Raymond L. Anderson (1927-2018) spent nearly three decades working jointly for the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Economic Research Service and Colorado State University (CSU). He focused on irrigated agriculture and the associated organizations and issues arising in modern contexts. The collection contains biographical material, correspondence, publications, and data.

Dates: 1950-2008; Majority of material found within 1961-1984

Papers of Robert A. Young

 Collection
Identifier: WRAY
Abstract

Agricultural economist Robert A. Young (1931-2013) was a professor at Colorado State University (CSU) who offered insightful analysis related to water management and policy. He published extensively about economics as related especially to water issues in Colorado, the western United States, and the world. The collection consists mainly of his research, publications, and presentations.

Dates: 1965-2009; Majority of material found within 1978-1996

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

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Colorado. 6
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 5
Photographs. 4
Denver (Colo.) 3
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Water -- Law and legislation. 3
Arizona. 2
Artifacts. 2
Books. 2
DVDs. 2
Greeley (Colo.) 2
Interstate agreements. 2
Irrigation water -- Economic aspects. 2
Nebraska. 2
North Platte River. 2
Platte River (Neb.) 2
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 2
Utah. 2
Water resources development -- Colorado -- Denver. 2
Water resources development -- Economic aspects. 2
Water resources development. 2
Water transfer -- Economic aspects. 2
Water-supply -- Colorado. 2
Water-supply -- Economic aspects. 2
Waterworks -- Colorado -- Denver. 2
West (U.S.) 2
Wyoming. 2
Aerial photographs. 1
Alaska. 1
Arkansas River. 1
Audiocassettes. 1
Aurora (Colo.) 1
Banks and banking. 1
Beef cattle. 1
California. 1
Cherry Creek (El Paso County-Denver County, Colo.) 1
Colorado River Watershed (Colo.-Mexico) 1
Compact discs. 1
Diaries. 1
Egypt. 1
Endangered species. 1
Environmental law. 1
Fish populations. 1
Frontier and pioneer life. 1
History of the Denver Water System. 1
Irrigation. 1
Kansas. 1
La Plata River (Colo. and N.M.) 1
Land grants. 1
Land use. 1
Laramie River (Colo. and Wyo.) 1
Maps. 1
Marshall Islands. 1
Microfilms. 1
Micronesia (Federated States) 1
Milking Shorthorn cattle. 1
Mines and mineral resources. 1
Municipal water supply -- Colorado -- Denver -- Management. 1
Nevada. 1
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Pakistan. 1
Public interest law. 1
Rare fishes. 1
Rivers. 1
San Juan River (Colo.-Utah) 1
San Juan River Watershed (Colo.-Utah) 1
Scrapbooks. 1
Spain. 1
The Metro Denver Water Story 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Veterans. 1
Videotapes. 1
Water resources development -- Colorado. 1
Water rights -- Colorado. 1
Water rights. 1
Water transfer. 1
Water-supply -- Colorado -- Denver. 1
Wildlife habitat improvement. 1
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Language
Spanish; Castilian 1
 
Names
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 3
Carpenter family. 2
Carpenter, Delph. 2
Carpenter, Leroy S., 1843-1927. 2
Colorado River Commission. 2