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Federal Land Bank of Wichita Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WFLB
Abstract

The Federal Land Bank of Wichita was created, along with twelve other banks, by the United States government to provide long-term credit to farmers by the Federal Farm Loan Act of 1916 in response to the unique credit needs of farmers. The collection contains reports and maps relating to ditches, streams, and underground water in Colorado, New Mexico, Kansas, and Nebraska, as well as similar reports from the Land Bank of Berkeley regarding Utah and Wyoming.

Dates: 1907-1989; Majority of material found within 1942-1980

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.

Dates: 1889-1933; Majority of material found within 1898-1909

Irrigation Research Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WIRP
Abstract In 1911, the Irrigation Investigations Unit of the U.S. Department of Agriculture was established in Fort Collins in conjunction with Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University). Scientists within the unit, including Ralph Parshall, Carl Rohwer, Victor M. Cone, and William E. Code, conducted irrigation-related research. They studied and designed apparatuses to measure water flow through canals and diversion structures, investigated various irrigation projects, and conducted...
Dates: 1890-1985; Majority of material found within 1920-1950

Local Water Resources History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WLOC
Abstract The Local Water Resources History Collection is an aggregation of items acquired from many different sources. Combining a wide range of materials including maps, blueprints, brochures, programs, posters, reports, photographs, newsletters, audiotapes, CDs, and DVDs, the collection touches on various topics related to Colorado water issues, people, and organizations. Topics include ditches and irrigation systems, as well as various rivers and reservoirs. Some materials go beyond the state of...
Dates: 1875-2021; Majority of material found within 1960-2008

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 Royce J. Tipton

 Collection
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

Records of the Office of International Programs

 Collection
Identifier: UOIP
Abstract

The Records of the Office of International Programs was established to administer and oversee projects of an international nature. The collection consists of correspondence, memoranda, reports, proposals, conference proceedings, and office records related to meetings, finance, individual profiles, international travel, foreign countries and projects. Material types include manuscripts, articles, reports, brochures, journals, maps, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

Dates: 1948-1985; Majority of material found in 1964-1984

Records of the San Luis Valley Irrigation District

 Collection
Identifier: WSLV
Abstract

The San Luis Valley Irrigation District formed in 1908 to deliver water to farmers in Southern Colorado's San Luis Valley. The collection contains some records from the Farmers Union Ditch Company and the Farmers Union Irrigation Company but mostly encompasses records pertaining to district operations. Materials include meeting minutes, financial records, engineering reports, correspondence, legal documents, annual reports, election notices, contracts, clippings, maps, and photographs.

Dates: 1887-1976; Majority of material found within 1900-1930

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

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Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 5
Colorado. 5
Photographs. 5
Irrigation engineering. 4
Maps. 4
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Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 3
Pakistan. 3
San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.) 3
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 3
Water resources development -- Colorado. 3
Arkansas River Watershed. 2
Audiocassettes. 2
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 2
Ditches -- Colorado. 2
Egypt. 2
Fort Collins (Colo.) 2
Groundwater. 2
Irrigation -- Colorado. 2
Irrigation farming. 2
Irrigation. 2
Mexico. 2
Negatives. 2
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 2
Water resources development. 2
Water-supply -- Colorado. 2
Afghanistan. 1
Agricultural credit. 1
Agriculture -- Research. 1
Agriculture. 1
Algeria. 1
Arizona. 1
Arkansas River. 1
Artifacts. 1
Boulder Creek (Boulder County and Weld County, Colo.) 1
Brazil. 1
Center (Colo.) 1
Colombia. 1
Colorado River Water Conservation District (Colo.) 1
Colorado River Watershed (Colo.-Mexico) 1
Costilla County (Colo.) 1
Cuba. 1
DVDs. 1
Dam failures. 1
Dams. 1
Denver Basin. 1
Dolores River Valley (Colo. and Utah) 1
Ecuador. 1
Federal land banks. 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson River. 1
Flumes. 1
France. 1
Groundwater -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
Hinsdale County (Colo.) 1
Hydraulic engineering. 1
Hydrology. 1
International education. 1
Irrigation -- Research. 1
Irrigation canals and flumes. 1
Irrigation districts -- Colorado. 1
Irrigation engineering -- Colorado. 1
Irrigation engineers. 1
Irrigation pumps. 1
Irrigation water -- Economic aspects. 1
Irrigation water. 1
Italy. 1
Kansas. 1
Lantern slides. 1
Motion pictures (visual works). 1
Nebraska. 1
New Mexico. 1
Newspaper clippings. 1
Nigeria. 1
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Ogallala Aquifer. 1
Orchard Mesa Irrigation District. 1
Parshall flumes. 1
Peru. 1
Posters. 1
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 1
Rio Grande County (Colo.) 1
Rural development -- Developing countries. 1
Saguache County (Colo.) 1
Saint Vrain Basin (Colo.) 1
San Luis Valley Irrigation District. 1
Snow surveys. 1
South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) 1
Stereoscopic photography. 1
Surveying. 1
Sustainable development -- Developing countries. 1
Thailand. 1
Turkey. 1
Upper Arkansas Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Upper Yampa Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Utah. 1
Veterinary medicine. 1
Videotapes. 1
Water -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
Water current meters. 1
Water in agriculture -- Research. 1
Water resources development -- Economic aspects. 1
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Names
Colorado State University. 3
Colorado Agricultural College. 2
Colorado Agricultural College. Department of Civil and Irrigation Engineering. 2
Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station. 2
Albertson, Maurice L. 1
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Anderson Ditch Company. 1
Broderick, Jim 1
Carpenter, L. G. (Louis George), 1861-1935. 1
Coal Ridge Ditch Company. 1
Code, W. E. (William E.), 1891- 1
Colorado A & M College. 1
Colorado State University. Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics. 1
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering. 1
Colorado State University. Office of International Programs 1
Colorado Water Resources Research Institute. 1
Colorado. Department of Natural Resources. 1
Cone, Victor M. 1
Council of U.S. Universities for Soil and Water Development in Arid and Sub-humid Areas. 1
Danielson, Jeris. 1
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 1
Doesken, Nolan J. 1
Evans, Harold. 1
Evans, Norman A. 1
Farmers Union Ditch Company. 1
Farmers Union Irrigation Company. 1
Federal Land Bank of Berkeley. 1
Federal Land Bank of Wichita 1
Federal Land Bank of Wichita. 1
Fort Collins (Colo.). Utilities. 1
George, Russell. 1
Glover, Robert E. (Robert Ellsworth), 1896-1984. 1
Hamel, Alan C. 1
Harmon, Dennis. 1
International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage. 1
Johnson, Harvey G. 1
Kuhn, Eric. 1
Left Hand Ditch Company. 1
Longenbaugh, R. A. (Robert A.) 1
Lower Boulder Ditch Company. 1
Luecke, Daniel. 1
Mobley, Terry 1
Ogilvie, James L. 1
Parshall, Maxwell. 1
Parshall, Ralph L. (Ralph Leroy), 1881-1959. 1
Payne, J. E. (James Edward) 1
Peace Corps (U.S.) 1
Porter, John. 1
Pueblo Board of Water Works (Colo.) 1
R.J. Tipton Associated Engineers. 1
Randall, Owen. 1
Robbins, David W. 1
Rohwer, Carl. 1
San Luis Valley Irrigation District 1
San Luis Valley Irrigation District. 1
Scanga, Ralph. 1
Schmidt, Max. 1
Sharp, Thomas R. 1
Shen, Richard Tsu-hsun. 1
Shimmin, Mike. 1
Shoemaker, Jeff 1
Smith, MaryLou M., 1950- 1
Smith, Travis. 1
Southeast Asia Treaty Organization. 1
Spencer, Herb. 1
Stannard, Jay D. 1
Stulp, John. 1
Tipton and Kalmbach. 1
Tipton, R. J. (Royce J.), 1893- 1
Trout, Thomas J. (Thomas James) 1
United States. Agency for International Development. 1
United States. Bureau of Irrigation Investigations. 1
United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 1
United States. Department of Agriculture. 1
United States. Soil Conservation Service. Division of Irrigation and Water Conservation. 1
United States. Soil Conservation Service. Division of Irrigation. 1
University of Peshawar. 1
Ward, Robert C. 1
Water Supply and Storage Company. 1
Wells, Patricia. 1
Werner, Brian 1
Western Agricultural Economics Association. 1
Whedbee, Robert E. 1
Wilkinson, Eric. 1
Wright, Kenneth R. 1
Young, Robert A. (Robert Alton), 1931-2013 1
Young, Robert A. (Robert Alton), 1931-2013. 1
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