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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

Water Supply and Storage Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WWSS
Abstract The Water Supply and Storage Company (WSSC) was incorporated in 1891 to serve irrigators in the Cache la Poudre valley. In 1986, the city of Thornton purchased substantial stock in the company, which has subsequently provided water for both municipal and agricultural purposes. The bulk of the collection was produced during a records management project conducted on the company's behalf between 1981 and 2000, and includes oral history audiotapes, transcripts, company histories and timelines,...
Dates: 1907-1991; Majority of material found within 1973-1991

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Subject
Photographs. 86
Colorado. 55
Slides (photographs). 34
Maps. 32
Fort Collins (Colo.) 28
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Audiocassettes. 26
Water resources development -- Colorado. 26
Negatives. 24
Videotapes. 24
Water-supply -- Colorado. 24
Artifacts. 22
Scrapbooks. 19
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 16
Water resources development. 16
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 14
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 12
Oral history. 12
Arkansas River Watershed. 11
Ditches -- Colorado. 11
Wyoming. 11
Motion pictures (visual works). 10
Weld County (Colo.) 10
Audiotapes. 9
DVDs. 9
Irrigation -- Colorado. 9
Irrigation engineering. 9
Larimer County (Colo.) 9
Minutes. 9
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 9
Arkansas River. 8
Compact discs. 8
Nebraska. 8
New Mexico. 8
South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) 8
San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.) 7
Agriculture -- Colorado. 6
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 6
Books. 6
California. 6
Groundwater -- Colorado. 6
Hydrology. 6
Newspaper clippings. 6
Water -- Law and legislation. 6
Water rights -- Colorado. 6
West (U.S.) 6
Aerial photographs. 5
College presidents -- Colorado -- Fort Collins. 5
Colorado River Watershed (Colo.-Mexico) 5
Dams -- Colorado. 5
Denver (Colo.) 5
Groundwater. 5
Kansas. 5
Posters. 5
Utah. 5
Wells -- Colorado. 5
Agricultural extension work -- Colorado. 4
Arizona. 4
Cache la Poudre River Watershed (Colo.) 4
Charts (graphic documents). 4
Colorado State University -- Faculty. 4
Diaries. 4
Egypt. 4
Greeley (Colo.) 4
Irrigation canals and flumes -- Colorado. 4
Irrigation farming. 4
Irrigation. 4
Lantern slides. 4
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 4
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 4
Sediment transport. 4
Sugar beet industry -- Colorado. 4
Water use -- Colorado. 4
Water-supply. 4
Beef cattle. 3
Blueprints. 3
College presidents. 3
Colombia. 3
Colorado -- Water rights. 3
Colorado State University -- History. 3
Dams. 3
Education, Higher. 3
Farm life -- Colorado. 3
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson River. 3
Hydraulics. 3
International education. 3
Interstate agreements. 3
Microfilms. 3
Nevada. 3
Oral history -- Colorado. 3
Pakistan. 3
Platte River (Neb.) 3
Russian Germans -- Colorado. 3
San Juan River Watershed (Colo.-Utah) 3
Sedimentation and deposition. 3
Snow. 3
Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 3
Student activities -- Colorado -- Fort Collins. 3
Watershed management. 3
Agriculture. 2
Architectural drawings. 2
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Language
Spanish; Castilian 3
French 1
German 1
Portuguese 1
 
Names
Colorado State University. 30
Colorado Agricultural College. 9
Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical College. 8
Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station. 6
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering. 6
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United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 6
Colorado Water Conservation Board. 5
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 5
Colorado State University. Libraries 4
Great Western Sugar Company. 4
Water Supply and Storage Company. 4
Colorado A & M College. 3
Colorado Agricultural College. Department of Civil and Irrigation Engineering. 3
Colorado State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts. 3
Colorado State University. Cooperative Extension Service. 3
Colorado State University. Extension. 3
Colorado Water Congress. 3
Colorado Water Resources Research Institute. 3
Geological Survey (U.S.) 3
Longenbaugh, R. A. (Robert A.) 3
North Poudre Irrigation Company 3
Ward, Robert C. 3
American Historical Society of Germans from Russia. Northern Colorado Chapter. 2
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, L. G. (Louis George), 1861-1935. 2
Carpenter, Leroy S., 1843-1927. 2
Code, W. E. (William E.), 1891- 2
Colorado River Commission. 2
Colorado Springs (Colo.). Department of Public Utilities. 2
Colorado State College (Fort Collins, Colo.) 2
Colorado State Grange. 2
Colorado State University. College of Engineering. 2
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering 2
Colorado State University. Germans from Russia in Colorado Study Project. 2
Colorado State University. Graduate School. 2
Colorado State University. Libraries. 2
Colorado. Department of Natural Resources. 2
Colorado. Office of the State Engineer. 2
Evans, Norman A. 2
Farr, W. D. (William Daven), 1910-2007. 2
Fort Collins (Colo.). Utilities. 2
Fryingpan-Arkansas Project (U.S.) 2
Glover, Robert E. (Robert Ellsworth), 1896-1984. 2
Heitman, Sidney. 2
Johnson, Harvey G. 2
Ogilvie, James L. 2
Recovery Program for Endangered Fish of the Upper Colorado River Basin. 2
Robbins, David W. 2
United States. Department of the Interior. 2
United States. National Park Service. 2
United States. Soil Conservation Service. 2
United States. Supreme Court. 2
Upper Colorado River Endangered Fish Recovery Program. 2
Wright, Kenneth R. 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 Ditch Company. 1
Anderson, Brett. 1
Anderson, Raymond Lloyd, 1927- 1
Aspinall, Wayne N. 1
Axtell, Mildred T. 1
Barry, Hamlet J., III, 1944-2010 1
Barry, Hamlet J., III, 1944-2010. 1
Bauer, Ron 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
Boyle Engineering Corporation 1
Boyle Engineering Corporation. 1
Braiden, William A. 1
Bridges to the Future Planning Committee 1
Broadhurst, Betty P. 1
Broderick, Jim 1
Brower, David Ross, 1912-2000. 1
Calkins, Kramer, Grimshaw & Harring. 1
Carhart, Arthur Hawthorne, b. 1892. 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
Central Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Cermak, J. E. (Jack E.) (1922-2012) 1
Cermak, J. E. (Jack E.), 1922-2012 1
Chadwick, Don K. 1
Chamberlain, A. R. 1
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