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Papers of Robert C. Ward

 Collection
Identifier: WRCW
Abstract A professor and administrator at Colorado State University for 35 years, Robert Ward focused his career on water quality monitoring. He conducted theoretical and applied research to develop information about water quality monitoring systems and management, teach the concepts, and influence application and policy. His collection documents his research and teaching, with limited files documenting his service activities and his administrative role. Material types include personnel files,...
Dates: 1950-2019; Majority of material found within 1970-2010

Papers of Robert E. Glover

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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

Papers of Robert K. Davis

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Identifier: WRKD
Abstract Robert K. Davis, now retired from the University of Colorado-Boulder's Environment and Behavior Program, Institute of Behavioral Science, has focused his research on the economics of natural resource management, with emphasis on water resources, hunting, wildlife and wildlife management. Over the years he worked for a number of institutions, including serving as assistant director for economics at the Office of Policy Analysis, U.S. Department of Interior (1976-1985), and as Senior Associate...
Dates: 1926-2000; Majority of material found within 1980-1999

Papers of Robert N. Cavarra

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Identifier: UCAV
Abstract Robert N. Cavarra was an organist, musicologist, and published composer who taught from 1963 to 2000 as faculty for Colorado State University's Department of Music, Theater and Dance. During his time at CSU, he facilitated bringing a Wurlitzer theater organ to the Student Center Theater. The collection contains correspondence, documents, research, journals, papers, memorabilia, newspaper clippings, drawings, blueprints, posters, programs, sheet music, books, photographs, cassette tapes,...
Dates: 1940-2008; Majority of material found within 1965-2008

Papers of Robert R. Owen

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Identifier: ARRO
Abstract

Robert R. Owen served as president of Great Western Sugar Company (GWS) from 1968 to 1975. He was instrumental in the formation of the cooperative which tried to buy out the company in the mid-1970s. The collection includes personal and working papers, daily desk notes, scrapbooks, numerous publications related to sugar production, photographs, and artifacts from Owen's personal life and his time with GWS.

Dates: 1952-2009; Majority of material found within 1970-1976

Papers of Ronald K. Blatchley

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Identifier: WRKB
Abstract Ronald K. Blatchley (b. 1929) was a water consultant in Colorado from the early 1960s into the 2000s. He worked at two firms, Tipton and Kalmbach, and W. W. Wheeler and Associates, before starting his own consulting firms Blatchley Associates, North Fork Associates, and Mountain Mutual Reservoir Company. Consisting mainly of reports from his firms, the collection includes augmentation plans, water rights evaluations, and groundwater studies. Blatchley's clients were mostly located in the...
Dates: 1938, 1963-2007; Majority of material found within 1974-1995

Papers of Roy C. and Ardyce L. Johnson

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Identifier: WRAJ
Abstract

Roy and Ardyce Johnson owned and operated a family farm near Wiggins, Colorado, between 1960 and 1986. The collection documents the struggles to keep the irrigated farm afloat, including financing with the Federal Land Bank and legal issues related to the use of groundwater. Additionally, the collection covers irrigation systems, the 1980s Farmers' Crisis, and the proposed Narrows Dam. Materials include financial reports, legal documents, letters, maps, and clippings.

Dates: 1960-2015; Majority of material found in 1974-1986

Papers of Royce J. Tipton

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Identifier: WRJT
Abstract During his fifty-year career, Colorado civil engineer Royce J. Tipton (1893-1967) designed numerous large water infrastructure projects in the U.S. West and around the world. As an accomplished and respected consultant, he helped negotiate several interstate water compacts and international treaties. Materials in the collection concern water planning projects conducted by Tipton in the United States, South America, the Middle East, and South Asia. Materials are almost entirely reports...
Dates: 1915-1969; Majority of material found within 1932-1969

Papers of Theodosia G. Ammons

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Identifier: UAMM
Abstract Theodosia G. Ammons (c. 1862-1907) co-established Colorado State University's Department of Domestic Economy in 1895. She was the first faculty member of the department and first female dean at the school. Routine correspondence related to her department responsibilities comprises the bulk of the collection. Her activities as a suffragette are represented as well. The collection includes advertisements, announcements, correspondence, invitations, newspaper clippings, photographs, and...
Dates: c. 1870-1914

Papers of Timothy J. McNary

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Identifier: UTJM
Content Description

Collection contains McNary's letters, photographs, slides, and a privately-printed version of his journal and photographs from his time during the Peace Corps.

Dates: 1983-1988

Papers of Tom Pitts

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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

Papers of W. D. Farr

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Identifier: WWDF
Abstract William Daven "W.D." Farr (1910-2007) was a leading water pioneer, cattleman, and businessman in northern Colorado. He was extensively involved in many local and national water and agricultural organizations, including the Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District, the Greeley Water and Sewer Board, and the American National Cattlemen's Association. Materials document little of Farr's professional life but more of his service activities and personal life. Beyond Farr and his family, the...
Dates: 1890-2010; Majority of material found within 1980-2005

Papers of Whitney M. Borland

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Identifier: WWMB
Abstract As a civil engineer with a long and distinguished career, Whitney McNair Borland (1905-2001) focused his research on sedimentation, hydraulics, avalanches and other aspects of hydrology. He was employed by the United States Bureau of Reclamation for over forty years, spending some of that time conducting model sedimentation studies in Fort Collins, working in the Colorado State University engineering lab designed by Ralph Parshall. The collection consists of documents either collected or...
Dates: 1828-1997; Majority of material found within 1930-1979

Papers of Will Hobbs

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Identifier: MWJH
Abstract

Will Hobbs is an award-winning author of books for children and young adults, focusing on outdoor adventures. The collection contains manuscripts and ephemera for four titles, Beardance, Bearstone, Downriver, and River Thunder, as well as ephemera for Beardream.

Dates: 1980-2012; Majority of material found in 1988-1997

Papers of William A. Braiden

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Identifier: MWAB
Abstract William A. Braiden (1865-1955) was a successful banker, rancher, and businessman in Colorado's San Luis Valley. Among his holdings was the T-Bone Ranch in Antonito, Colorado. The collection documents the T-Bone Ranch with a videocassette and DVD copy of an original film by Braiden. Also included is a biography of Braiden from The San Luis Historian. Braiden financially contributed to the construction of Braiden Hall, a dormitory named in memory of his son...
Dates: circa 1945, 1996

Papers of William E. Morgan

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Identifier: UWEM
Abstract William E. Morgan (1909-2005) served as president of Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical College/Colorado State University from 1949 to 1969. During his tenure, Morgan's farsighted and coherent concept for the growth of the institution resulted in its transformation from a small agricultural college to a state university. He was intensively involved with the bureaucratic process for the university as well as for other institutions, serving on outside boards and agencies. Materials document...
Dates: 1831-2003; Majority of material found within 1947-1993

Papers of William J. Wiltzius

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Identifier: WWIL
Abstract William J. Wiltzius (1933-2013) was a long-time employee of the Colorado Game and Fish Department and a respected expert on Colorado's fish culture and stocking history. The collection compiles Wiltzius' research about hatcheries, sport fishing, and the people who established fish culture in nineteenth-century Colorado. Materials include scrapbooks of newsclippings, computer printouts and photocopies of news articles and genealogical information, published reports, notes, correspondence, and...
Dates: 1775-2013; Majority of material found within 1875-1920

Papers of William W. Sayre

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Identifier: WSAY
Abstract

Civil engineer William Sayre (1927-1981) contributed significant scientific research about sediment transport and turbulent flows. He spent the majority of his career working for the U.S. Geological Survey as a research hydrologist and the University of Iowa as a professor of hydraulics and water-resources engineering. The collection consists mainly of articles, reports, and handwritten notes, along with correspondence, presentations, teaching materials, and research data.

Dates: 1949-1981

Photographs of Bill Green

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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

Photographs of the Arkansas Valley Sugar Beet and Irrigated Land Company

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Identifier: WAVS
Abstract The Arkansas Valley Sugar Beet and Irrigated Land Company combined eastern wealth, optimism, and engineering skill to irrigate Colorado's arid southeastern plains. Beyond initial attempts at growing and processing sugar beets, the company established the Amity Canal Model Dairy Farm about 1914. The collection consists chiefly of photographic materials along with a set of engineering letters. Photographic subjects are mainly the company's irrigation facilities and related construction or...
Dates: 1898-1925; Majority of material found within 1902-1920

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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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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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