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Papers of Ivan D. Wood

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Identifier: WIDW
Abstract Ivan Daley Wood (1888-1978) was an agricultural engineer whose work focused on the many aspects of irrigation, including soil, water application, and conservation. He was employed in state and federal capacities for over forty years and held an industry position for another nine years. The collection documents irrigation practices and projects, particularly in the western United States, through the work and writings of Wood and his colleagues, as well as Wood's personal interests....
Dates: 1907-1973; Majority of material found within 1940-1970

Papers of Jack E. Cermak

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Identifier: UCER
Abstract Dr. Jack E. Cermak (1992-2012) was an authority in wind engineering. His groundbreaking research lead to the development of unique wind-tunnel facilities capable of simulating motion in the atmospheric boundary layer. Among his projects, he led important studies of wind impacts on San Francisco's Candlestick Park, the Sears Tower (now called the Willis Tower) in Chicago, and New York City's World Trade Center. Reel-to-reel films, research files and reports, publications, and university...
Dates: 1948, 1950s-1982; Majority of material found within 1964-1979

Papers of James L. Ogilvie

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Identifier: WJLO
Abstract James L. Ogilvie (1911-1995) had a long career with the United States Bureau of Reclamation in the field of irrigation and water management. He worked 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. A portion of the collection is digitized and ...
Dates: 1889-1992; Majority of material found within 1955-1980

Papers of James R. Meiman

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Identifier: WJRM
Abstract James R. Meiman (b. 1933) is Professor Emeritus of Earth Resources (Watershed Science) at Colorado State University. After earning his Ph.D. in Watershed Science from CSU in 1962, Dr. Meiman led CSU's snow hydrology program and later became the Dean of the Graduate School (1975-1981) and Director of the Office of International Programs (1975-1991). Meiman also collaborated with multiple federal agencies, such as the U.S. Forest Service, on snow hydrology studies, and he developed and worked...
Dates: 1951-2012

Papers of Jim Svedman

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Identifier: ASFF
Abstract Martin Svedman was the first of the Svedman family to farm in Colorado. He arrived in Colorado in 1880, and in 1883 homesteaded land near what would become Windsor, Colorado. Over the years, he devoted portions of his land to both crops and livestock. His son Clarence Martin Svedman, born in 1906, took over management of the Svedman lands following his father's death in 1923. Clarence Svedman and his son Clarence James (Jim) Svedman, worked the land jointly until the elder Svedman's death in...
Dates: 1898-2000; Majority of material found within 1950s-1970s

Papers of John R. Fetcher

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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 John W. Shields

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Identifier: WJWS
Abstract John W. Shields (b. 1958), an interstate streams engineer for the State of Wyoming, served as the chairman for the Management Committee of the Upper Colorado River Endangered Fish Recovery Program. The program, established in 1988, involved multiple entities working to implement recovery actions for four species of endangered Colorado River fish: bonytail, Colorado pikeminnow, humpback chub, and razorback sucker. Materials include meeting minutes, correspondence, reports, data, annual...
Dates: 1983-2012

Papers of Kenneth W. Rock

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Identifier: UKWR
Abstract The Papers of Kenneth W. Rock focus on the history of the migration of Germans from Russia to Colorado, course work related to Vienna, and references countries that he traveled and taught study abroad programs. Kenneth W. Rock is Professor Emeritus of History at Colorado State University. His research and teaching focused on the Habsburg Empire, Central and Eastern Europe, European Biography, and the Germans from Russia Immigration experience. He taught undergraduate European history courses...
Dates: 1870-2015; Majority of material found within 1974-2005

Papers of Larry Edward Penley

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Identifier: ULEP
Abstract

Larry Penley was president of Colorado State University from 2003 to 2008. This collection documents some of the writings, decisions, and studies during his tenure. The collection contains Penley's correspondence, speech transcripts, Alcohol Task Force documents, reports, and university publications.

Dates: 2002-2008

Papers of L.H. Stimmel

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Identifier: ULHS
Abstract

Lester Hendren (L.H.) Stimmel (1904-1972) was a professor of English at Colorado A & M, later renamed Colorado State University, from 1928 until his retirement in 1968. He specialized in nineteenth century American literature and was known for his high standards for usage and grammar in composition. Stimmel's papers consist of personal writings, including poetry and plays. Teaching materials are also included in the collection.

Dates: 1954, 1963

Papers of Lloyd J. Gronning

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Identifier: WGRO
Abstract A water program management consultant, Lloyd J. Gronning has worked on projects across the West. He served as the president of Gronning Engineering Company from 1984 to 1996 and as the vice president of Montgomery Watson, Inc. from 1996 to 1999. The collection chiefly contains reports by Gronning Engineering Company related to the Arkansas River, Colorado Springs Utilities, groundwater, and water rights. The collection also contains a statewide water development study as well as documents,...
Dates: 1986-1999

Papers of Lloyd Kontny

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Identifier: APLK
Abstract Lloyd Kontny, dryland farmer and agricultural businessman in Colorado and Kansas, helped create the Colorado Wheat Administrative Committee. He spearheaded initiatives to streamline grain transportation and regulatory controls, improve grain strains, promote new studies of farming techniques, and expand American wheat sales to the world marketplace. This collection contains personal, county board, and federal government documents regarding private business and USDA Agricultural Stabilization...
Dates: 1956-1971

Papers of Louis G. Carpenter

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Identifier: WLGC
Abstract Louis G. Carpenter (1861-1935), irrigation engineer, was appointed professor and head of engineering and physics at the Colorado Agricultural College in 1888. He became director of the Colorado Experiment Station at that institution in 1899 and remained at the college until 1911. Carpenter initiated the first systematic instruction in irrigation engineering, consulted widely on irrigation and hydraulic construction projects, and was also consulted for his expertise in water law. The...
Dates: 1888-1919; Majority of material found within 1898-1910

Papers of Lynda Parker

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Identifier: ALLP
Abstract Citizen advocate Lynda Parker launched the Colorado Agricultural Hemp Initiative in 2006 as an effort to push for environmental change. She was closely involved with two Colorado hemp bills (HB 12-1099 and SB 13-241) which passed without opposition in 2012 and 2013. Following the passage of Amendment 64 by voters in 2012, Parker appointed members of the committee that would create hemp regulations to be enforced by the Colorado Department of Agriculture. The collection consists of documents...
Dates: 1996-2019

Papers of Mark W. T. Harvey

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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 Martha Denney

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Identifier: UMDS
Abstract Martha Denney, Administrative Professional Emeritus, retired in 2011 as the CSU (Colorado State University) Director of International Education. She worked in the Eastern Plains for CSU Extension several years before joining the Office of International Programs in 1982. She served as Coordinator of International Training, was head of the International Education department (now International Initiatives) and helped develop the International Studies major into the university curriculum before...
Dates: 1979-2001

Papers of Marvin D. Hoover

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Identifier: WMDH
Abstract

Marvin D. Hoover served as a hydrological researcher in Colorado for several decades, beginning in 1953. These papers illuminate his work concerning the water supply of Colorado Springs and his later involvement as an environmental consultant on water-storage issues for Fort Collins. Document types include correspondence, reports, notes, clippings, streamflow data, and two maps.

Dates: 1957-1975

Papers of Marvin E. Jensen

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Identifier: WMEJ
Abstract A significant contributor to the development of improved methods in estimating irrigation water requirements, Marvin E. Jensen (1926-2022) had a diverse career in civil engineering. This collection documents Jensen's consulting and writings with special emphasis on two consulting projects in which Jensen evaluated water distribution and usage along the lower Colorado River. Materials include data, correspondence, handwritten notes, news clippings, photographs and negatives, drafts, reports,...
Dates: 1957-2011; Majority of material found within 1985-2004

Papers of Michael Wireman

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Identifier: WWIR
Abstract

Michael Wireman, a retired hydrogeologist, focused on groundwater science, development, and management. He worked at Leonard Rice Consulting Water Engineers from 1981 to 1986 and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region VIII, from 1987 to 2014. The collection consists of reports and memoranda from when Wireman worked at Leonard Rice Consulting Water Engineers. Most reports are about groundwater in Colorado and others cover locations in Arizona, South Dakota, and Wyoming.

Dates: 1981-1986

Papers of Paul H. Hummel

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Identifier: APHH
Abstract Paul H. Hummel (1888-1969), a longtime rancher in Boulder County, Colorado, purchased property there in 1920. In 1933 he began grazing cattle in the Roosevelt National Forest, and became an influential voice as ranchers and the Forest Service debated allowable grazing on Forest Service lands. The collection consists primarily of correspondence with Forest Service personnel and members of local and national organizations concerning grazing on Forest Service lands. It also includes...
Dates: 1942-1963

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United States. Bureau of Reclamation 7
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Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners 5
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Great Western Sugar Company 4
North Poudre Irrigation Company 4
Water Supply and Storage Company 4
Colorado Agricultural College. Department of Civil and Irrigation Engineering 3
Colorado State University. College of Engineering 3
Colorado State University. Cooperative Extension Service 3
Colorado State University. Extension 3
Colorado Water Congress 3
Colorado Water Resources Research Institute 3
Fryingpan-Arkansas Project (U.S.) 3
Geological Survey (U.S.) 3
Glover, Robert E. (Robert Ellsworth), 1896- 3
Longenbaugh, R. A. (Robert A.) 3
United States. Department of the Interior 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
Carpenter family 2
Carpenter, Delph 2
Carpenter, L. G. (Louis George), 1861-1935 2
Carpenter, Leroy S., 1843-1927 2
Central Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 2
Code, W. E. (William E.), 1891- 2
Colorado Beekeepers Association 2
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Colorado Springs (Colo.). Department of Public Utilities 2
Colorado State College (Fort Collins, Colo.) 2
Colorado State Grange 2
Colorado State University. Germans from Russia in Colorado Study Project 2
Colorado State University. Graduate School 2
Colorado. Department of Natural Resources 2
Colorado. Division of Water Resources 2
Colorado. Office of the State Engineer 2
Colorado. Supreme Court 2
Evans, Harold G. 2
Evans, Norman A. 2
Farr, W. D. (William Daven), 1910-2007 2
Fort Collins (Colo.). Utilities 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. National Park Service 2
United States. Soil Conservation Service 2
United States. Supreme Court 2
Upper Colorado River Endangered Fish Recovery Program 2
Working, D. W. (Daniel Webster), 1862-1944 2
Wright, Kenneth R. 2
American Guild of Organists 1
American Historical Society of Germans from Russia 1
American Public Works Association. Colorado Chapter 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
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
Boy Scouts of America 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, 1892-1978 1
Carpenter, Donald A. 1
Cavarra, Barbara 1
Cavarra, Robert 1
Cermak, J. E. (Jack E.) 1
Chadwick, Don K. 1
Chamberlain, A. R. (Adrian Ramond) 1
Chapman, Oscar L. (Oscar Littleton), 1896-1978 1
Chavez-Ramirez, Felipe, 1965- 1
City and County of Denver Municipal Airport System 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Coal Ridge Ditch Company 1
Colorado 4-H 1
Colorado Association of Soil Conservation Districts 1
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