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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. A portion of the...
Dates: 1889-1933; Majority of material found within 1898-1909

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

Papers of Carl J. Hoffman

 Collection
Identifier: WCJH
Abstract

Carl J. Hoffman (1908-2004) was a CSU civil engineering graduate (1932) who spent nearly thirty years working for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation designing dams and spillways. His accomplishments include helping to design the Hoover Dam and the Grand Coulee Dam, as well as many smaller dams throughout the West. The collection includes engineering books, manuals, design data, reports, notes, memoranda, maps, and project design summaries, focusing especially on small dams.

Dates: 1915-2002; Majority of material found within 1940-1968

Papers of James F. Ruff

 Collection
Identifier: WRUF
Abstract

Jim Ruff (b. 1937) had a long career as a civil engineering professor at Colorado State University and as a consultant with a focus on hydraulic engineering. The collection documents Dr. Ruff's teaching, research, consulting work, and publications. The collection includes reports, articles, letters, drawings, maps, newspaper clippings, reference materials, data, slides, photographs, videotapes, and computer media.

Dates: 1928-2015; Majority of material found within 1964-1997

Papers of James L. Ogilvie

 Collection
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 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 Mark W. T. Harvey

 Collection
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 Robert E. Glover

 Collection
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

Photographs of Bill Green

 Collection
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. A portion of the collection is digitized and ...
Dates: 1992-2011

Records of Wright Water Engineers, Inc.

 Collection
Identifier: WWWE
Abstract Wright Water Engineers, Inc., is a Colorado-based water resources consulting firm founded by Kenneth R. Wright. Since 1961 the company has undertaken projects concerning agricultural and irrigation engineering, water rights, flood control and drainage, dams, and groundwater in Colorado as well as other states and countries. The collection contains files from select Colorado projects, as well as one in New Mexico/Texas. Also present are the files of Wright-McLaughlin Engineers (1964-1982), a...
Dates: 1882-2006; Majority of material found within 1965-1999

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Maps. 6
Photographs. 6
Dams -- Colorado. 5
Dams. 4
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 4
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Slides (photographs). 4
Videotapes. 4
Artifacts. 3
Water resources development -- Colorado. 3
Water resources development. 3
Arkansas River Watershed. 2
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 2
Charts (graphic documents). 2
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 2
Colorado. 2
Diaries. 2
Negatives. 2
Reservoirs. 2
San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.) 2
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 2
Water-supply -- Colorado. 2
Watersheds -- Colorado. 2
Aerial photographs. 1
Agriculture. 1
Algeria. 1
Arizona. 1
Arkansas River. 1
Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.) 1
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 1
Blue River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Cache la Poudre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
California. 1
Cherry Creek Reservoir Watershed (Colo.) 1
Cheyenne (Wyo.) 1
Clear Creek Watershed (Clear Creek County, Colo.) 1
Compact discs. 1
Concrete. 1
DVDs. 1
Dam failures. 1
Dams -- West (U.S.) 1
Denver (Colo.) 1
Digital images. 1
Dinosaur National Monument (Colo. and Utah) 1
Drawings (visual works) 1
Droughts. 1
Echo Park Dam (Colo.) 1
Egypt. 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson Canyon. 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson River. 1
Floppy disks. 1
Fort Collins (Colo.) 1
France. 1
Fraser River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Fryingpan River (Colo.) 1
Fryingpan River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Groundwater -- Colorado. 1
Groundwater flow. 1
Groundwater. 1
Hydraulic engineering. 1
Hydrology. 1
Irrigation canals and flumes. 1
Irrigation engineering. 1
Irrigation farming. 1
Irrigation. 1
Italy. 1
Lantern slides. 1
Larimer County (Colo.) 1
Mathematics. 1
Microfilms. 1
National parks and reserves. 1
Nature conservation -- United States. 1
Nevada. 1
New Mexico. 1
Northglenn (Colo.) 1
Outdoor recreation -- Colorado. 1
Posters. 1
Powell, Lake (Utah and Ariz.) 1
Rio Grande Watershed (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 1
Rivers. 1
Routt County (Colo.) 1
San Juan River Watershed (Colo.-Utah) 1
South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) 1
Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Standley Lake (Colo.) 1
Steamboat Lake (Colo.) 1
Steamboat Springs (Colo.) 1
Surveying. 1
Uncompahgre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Utah. 1
Veterinary medicine. 1
Water resources development -- West (U.S.) 1
Water rights -- Colorado. 1
West (U.S.) 1
Windsor (Colo.) 1
Wolford Mountain Reservoir (Colo.) 1
Wyoming. 1
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Names
United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 3
Aspinall, Wayne N. 1
Banner Associates. 1
Brower, David Ross, 1912-2000. 1
Carhart, Arthur Hawthorne, b. 1892. 1
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Carpenter, L. G. (Louis George), 1861-1935. 1
Chapman, Oscar L. (Oscar Littleton), 1896-1978. 1
Colorado Agricultural College. 1
Colorado Agricultural College. Department of Civil and Irrigation Engineering. 1
Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station. 1
Colorado River Storage Project (U.S.) 1
Colorado State University. 1
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering 1
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering. 1
Colorado Water Conservation Board. 1
Colorado Water Resources and Power Development Authority. 1
Cyprus Mines Corporation 1
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 1
Eastman Kodak Company. 1
Fetcher, John R. 1
Fryingpan-Arkansas Project (U.S.) 1
Geological Survey (U.S.) 1
Glover, Robert E. (Robert Ellsworth), 1896-1984 1
Glover, Robert E. (Robert Ellsworth), 1896-1984. 1
Goslin, Ival V. 1
Great Western Sugar Company. 1
Green, Bill 1
Greenway Foundation 1
Harvey, Mark W. T. (Mark William Thornton) 1
Hoffman, Carl J. 1
Ickes, Harold McEwen, 1939- 1
Moses, Wittemyer, Harrison and Woodruff. 1
North Poudre Irrigation Company 1
Ogilvie, James L. 1
Payne, J. E. (James Edward) 1
Ruff, James F. 1
Stahmann Farms, Inc. 1
Stannard, Jay D. 1
States West Water Resources Corporation. 1
United States. National Park Service. 1
University of Southern Colorado 1
Upper Colorado River Commission. 1
Upper Yampa Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Urban Drainage and Flood Control District (Colo.) 1
Water Supply and Storage Company. 1
Watkins, Arthur V. (Arthur Vivian), 1886-1973. 1
Western Engineers, Inc. 1
Wright Water Engineers 1
Wright Water Engineers. 1
Wright, Kenneth R. 1
Wright-McLaughlin Engineers. 1
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