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Records of the Consolidated Home Supply Ditch and Reservoir Company

Identifier: WCHS
Abstract Formed in 1882 in Loveland, Colorado, the Consolidated Home Supply Ditch and Reservoir Company (CHS) delivers water for agricultural purposes through its system of ditches and reservoirs located in Larimer and Weld counties. The company and its system, which draws from the Big Thompson River, are well documented through minute books, water records, and files of recent secretaries. Supplementing these are stock, financial, and legal records, as well as photographs, maps, plans, and drawings....
Dates: 1874-2012; Majority of material found within 1950-2005

Records of the Four States Irrigation Council

Identifier: WFSI
Abstract Four States Irrigation Council (FSIC), established in 1952, serves as a resource for those interested or involved in irrigation and water delivery issues in the states of Colorado, Wyoming, Kansas, and Nebraska. FSIC hosts annual meetings and summer tours within the four states to explore how to better understand and resolve water issues facing farmers and citizens. The collection consists of documents created in relation to annual meetings, board meetings, and summer tours. Materials mainly...
Dates: 1952-2016; Majority of material found in 1974-1999

Records of the Montezuma Valley Irrigation Company

Identifier: WMVI

Since 1920, the Montezuma Valley Irrigation Company (MVIC), a mutual ditch company, has played an important role in the expansion and operation of agriculture in southwest Colorado's Montezuma Valley. The collection includes indexed files, field books, ledgers, maps, plans, and artifacts. Pre-1920 records document the Montezuma Valley Irrigation District, predecessor of MVIC.

Dates: 1886-2010; Majority of material found within 1900-1960

Records of the North Poudre Irrigation Company

Identifier: WNPR
Abstract Since 1901, the North Poudre Irrigation Company (NPIC) has supplied water to Northern Colorado's Boxelder Creek Valley farmers and ranchers through its system of canals and reservoirs. Today, the company owns nineteen reservoirs and approximately 200 miles of ditches and laterals. The company's activities and system are documented through a variety of material types including annual reports, stock certificates, financial records, legal documents, engineering reports, correspondence, meeting...
Dates: 1880-2009; Majority of material found within 1901-2005

Records of the Office of International Programs

Identifier: UOIP

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 Reorganized Farmers Ditch Company

Identifier: WRFD
Abstract The Reorganized Farmers Ditch Company was created in 1983 as a mutual ditch company in the state of Colorado from unusual circumstances. The predecessor organization was the Farmers Irrigating Ditch and Reservoir Company. The main purpose of both companies has been to store and deliver water for irrigation, drawn from the Big Thompson River. Legal and financial materials dominate the collection, but comprehensive sets of meeting minutes exist, along with fairly complete sets of early stock...
Dates: 1878-2020; Majority of material found within 1970-2000

Records of the San Luis Valley Irrigation District

Identifier: WSLV

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

Identifier: WOHC

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

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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Photographs. 16
Maps. 13
Irrigation -- Colorado. 9
Irrigation engineering. 9
Negatives. 8
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Water resources development -- Colorado. 8
Water-supply -- Colorado. 8
Colorado. 7
Ditches -- Colorado. 7
Arkansas River Watershed. 6
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 6
Fort Collins (Colo.) 6
Irrigation. 6
Water resources development. 6
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 5
Larimer County (Colo.) 5
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 5
San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.) 5
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 5
Audiocassettes. 4
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 4
Irrigation canals and flumes -- Colorado. 4
Irrigation farming. 4
Lantern slides. 4
Weld County (Colo.) 4
Arkansas River. 3
Groundwater. 3
Irrigation engineers. 3
Motion pictures (visual works). 3
Pakistan. 3
Aerial photographs. 2
Artifacts. 2
Bent County (Colo.) 2
DVDs. 2
Egypt. 2
Flumes. 2
Groundwater -- Colorado. 2
Holly (Colo.) 2
Irrigation engineering -- Colorado. 2
Irrigation water -- Economic aspects. 2
Kiowa County (Colo.) 2
Mexico. 2
Nebraska. 2
Oral history. 2
Parshall flumes. 2
Prowers County (Colo.) 2
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 2
Slides (photographs). 2
Snow surveys. 2
South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) 2
Sugar beet industry -- Colorado. 2
Water resources development -- Economic aspects. 2
Water transfer -- Economic aspects. 2
Water-supply -- Economic aspects. 2
Weirs. 2
Wells -- Colorado. 2
West (U.S.) 2
Afghanistan. 1
Agricultural credit. 1
Agriculture -- Research. 1
Agriculture. 1
Algeria. 1
Arizona. 1
Artificial groundwater recharge -- Colorado. 1
Berthoud (Colo.) 1
Boulder Creek (Boulder County and Weld County, Colo.) 1
Boxelder Valley (Wyo. and Colo.) 1
Brazil. 1
Cache la Poudre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Canals -- Design and construction. 1
Center (Colo.) 1
Charts (graphic documents). 1
Colombia. 1
Colorado River Water Conservation District (Colo.) 1
Colorado River Watershed (Colo.-Mexico) 1
Costilla County (Colo.) 1
Cuba. 1
Dairy cattle. 1
Dam failures -- Colorado -- Roaring River Valley. 1
Dam failures. 1
Dam safety. 1
Dams. 1
Denver Basin. 1
Dolores River (Colo. and Utah) 1
Dolores River Valley (Colo. and Utah) 1
Douglas County (Colo.) 1
Ecuador. 1
Education, Higher -- Colorado -- Fort Collins. 1
El Paso County (Colo.) 1
Farm life -- Colorado. 1
Federal land banks. 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson River. 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Roaring River Valley. 1
Floods -- Colorado. 1
France. 1
Groundwater -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
High Plains (U.S.) 1
Hinsdale County (Colo.) 1
Hydraulic engineering. 1
Hydrology -- Research. 1
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Spanish; Castilian 1
Colorado Agricultural College. 5
Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station. 4
Colorado Agricultural College. Department of Civil and Irrigation Engineering. 3
Colorado State University. 3
North Poudre Irrigation Company 3
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Arkansas Valley Sugar Beet and Irrigated Land Company 2
Arkansas Valley Sugar Beet and Irrigated Land Company. 2
Bittinger, Morton W. 2
Carpenter, L. G. (Louis George), 1861-1935. 2
Code, W. E. (William E.), 1891- 2
Longenbaugh, R. A. (Robert A.) 2
Parshall, Maxwell. 2
Parshall, Ralph L. (Ralph Leroy), 1881-1959. 2
Rohwer, Carl. 2
United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 2
United States. Department of Agriculture. 2
Water Supply and Storage Company. 2
Albertson, Maurice L. 1
American Water Foundation. 1
Anderson Ditch Company. 1
Anderson, Raymond Lloyd, 1927- 1
Broderick, Jim 1
Carpenter, L. G. (Louis George), 1861-1935 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Coal Ridge Ditch Company. 1
Colorado A & M College. 1
Colorado State University. College of Engineering. 1
Colorado State University. Department of Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics. 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
Colorado. Office of the State Engineer. 1
Cone, Victor M. 1
Consolidated Home Supply Ditch and Reservoir Company 1
Consolidated Home Supply Ditch and Reservoir Company. 1
Council of U.S. Universities for Soil and Water Development in Arid and Sub-humid Areas. 1
Cunningham, Frances Schelt 1
Cunningham, Frances Schelt. 1
Danielson, Jeris. 1
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 1
Doesken, Nolan J. 1
Duke, Harold R. (Harold Ray), 1940- 1
Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States. 1
Evans, Harold. 1
Evans, Norman A. 1
Farmers Irrigating Ditch and Reservoir Company. 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- 1
Glover, Robert E. (Robert Ellsworth), 1896-1984. 1
Hamel, Alan C. 1
Hamilton, Fred B. 1
Harmon, Dennis. 1
Home Supply Ditch Company. 1
Home Supply Reservoir Company. 1
International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage. 1
Johnson, Ardyce L. 1
Johnson, Harvey G. 1
Krech, Alvin W. 1
Kuhn, Eric. 1
Larimer County District Court 1
Larimer County District Court. 1
Left Hand Ditch Company. 1
Lower Boulder Ditch Company. 1
Luecke, Daniel. 1
Mobley, Terry 1
Montezuma Valley Irrigation Company 1
Montezuma Valley Irrigation Company. 1
Montezuma Valley Irrigation District. 1
Mountain Supply Ditch Company. 1
Ogilvie, James L. 1
Parshall, Ralph L. (Ralph Leroy), 1881-1959 1
Partridge, W. S. 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
Reorganized Farmers Ditch Company 1
Reorganized Farmers Ditch Company. 1
Robbins, David W. 1
Rogers, James Grafton, 1883-1971. 1
San Luis Valley Irrigation District 1
San Luis Valley Irrigation District. 1
Scanga, Ralph. 1
Schmidt, Max. 1
Schuyler, James D. (James Dix), 1848-1912. 1
Sharp, Thomas R. 1
Shen, Richard Tsu-hsun. 1
Shimmin, Mike. 1
Shoemaker, Jeff 1
Skinner, Morris M. 1
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