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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

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 Carl F. Nordin, Jr.

 Collection
Identifier: WCFN
Abstract Carl F. Nordin, Jr., (1929-1998) was a hydraulic engineer for the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and Colorado State University. In 1954, he began a 30-year career with the USGS. From 1969 to 1973, he was projects chief for all USGS research on alluvial river flows conducted at Colorado State University, and from 1974 to 1984 he served as research advisor for the Water Resources Division of the USGS in Denver. After retiring from the USGS in 1984, he became a part-time professor at CSU. Nordin...
Dates: 1941-1998; Majority of material found within 1958-1997

Papers of Charles A. Lory

 Collection
Identifier: UCAL
Abstract

Charles A. Lory (1872-1969) was a professor of electrical engineering and the fifth president of Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University). The collection contains both personal and professional papers and includes correspondence and letters, diaries and day planners, financial records, flyers, committee minutes, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

Dates: 1849-1978; Majority of material found within 1921-1962

Papers of Daniel Tyler

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Identifier: WDTP
Abstract Daniel Tyler (b. 1933), emeritus professor of history at Colorado State University, has taught and written extensively on western water history. This collection documents his research, including that for the biography of W.D. Farr, a Greeley, Colorado, water pioneer, cattleman, and businessman; the biography of Delph Carpenter, a Greeley water lawyer and interstate river commissioner; a book of Carpenter's parents' courtship correspondence; and Mexican land grant rights in relation to New...
Dates: 1950-2011; Majority of material found within 1985-2010

Papers of Daryl B. Simons

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Identifier: WDBS
Abstract Daryl B. Simons was an internationally recognized expert in the fields of hydraulics, hydrology, geomorphology, river mechanics, sediment transport and hydraulic modeling. His innovative teaching and research while professor of civil engineering at Colorado State University (CSU) and his supervision of hundreds of water-related projects around the world contributed to this international reputation. Materials in the collection relate to many of the organizations Simons worked for, including...
Dates: 1868-2005; Majority of material found within 1950-1990

Papers of Delph E. Carpenter and Family

 Collection
Identifier: WDEC
Abstract The "Father of Interstate River Compacts," Delph E. Carpenter (1877-1951) served the state of Colorado as a lawyer, state senator, and river commissioner. He wrote, negotiated, and promoted the Colorado River Compact, among others, following his service as lead counsel in the Wyoming vs. Colorado suit. The collection documents these and other professional activities (including cattle breeding), as well as Carpenter's personal life and family....
Dates: 1827-1992; Majority of material found within 1870-1951

Papers of Edwin W. Mogren

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Identifier: WEWM
Abstract

Dr. Edwin Mogren (1921-2001) was a professor in the College of Forestry at Colorado State University from 1948 to 1986 and upon his retirement was appointed Professor Emeritus. While teaching at CSU, he also served as a consultant and expert witness on several legal water cases. This collection consists of many of the professor's field notes, data, maps, graphs, correspondence, photographs, and reports related to the litigation he was involved with during the 1970s and 1980s.

Dates: 1963-1999; Majority of material found within 1973-1996

Papers of Everett V. Richardson

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Identifier: WEVR
Abstract Everett Richardson (1924-2013), a graduate of Colorado State University, was an emeritus professor of civil engineering at CSU. He worked for the U.S. Geological Survey as a hydraulic engineer and associate director of research for nineteen years. He joined the CSU engineering faculty in 1968. His research interests include river mechanics, hydraulic modeling, alluvial channel flow, sedimentation, and bridge safety. Over the course of his career, he developed and taught several courses on...
Dates: 1892-2013; Majority of material found within 1963-2000

Papers of Fannie Cunningham

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Identifier: WCUN
Abstract Frances "Fannie" Schelt Cunningham (1872-1967) graduated from Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University) in 1895. Following college, she taught in local public schools until she married Frank Cunningham in 1903. The collection documents her college studies, along with some of her later writing on topics including westward expansion, local pioneers, and the western landscape. Cunningham also photographed landscapes, rivers, canyons, and ditches in northern Colorado,...
Dates: 1892-1965; Majority of material found within 1892-1927

Papers of Frank Milenski

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Identifier: WFMP
Abstract Francis ("Frank") Raymond Milenski (1913-1998) was a farmer and irrigator in Colorado's Arkansas River Valley. He served on the Colorado Water Conservation Board from 1959 to 1966 and was on the board of directors of both the Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District and the Catlin Canal Company for several decades. The collection includes documents related to Milenski's involvement in these organizations. Also included are documents pertaining to court cases, water law, agricultural...
Dates: 1890-2003; Majority of material found within 1970-1998

Papers of Fred B. Hamilton

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Identifier: WFBH
Abstract Fred B. Hamilton (1911-1954) was a 1933 Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University) graduate in agricultural engineering who specialized in water and erosion control issues. He worked for the Civilian Conservation Corps, the USDA Soil Conservation Service, and later the Diamond A Cattle Company before moving to the Soil Conservation Service at the University of Nebraska. Materials in the collection include papers, photographs, and engineering plans related to irrigation...
Dates: 1934-1946

Papers of Gilbert G. Stamm

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Identifier: WGGS
Abstract

Gilbert G. Stamm (1911-1989) is best known for his appointment and service as Commissioner of the Bureau of Reclamation between the years of 1973 and 1977. Stamm spent over thirty years educating the public on water issues and promoting reclamation projects throughout the United States. The Papers of Gilbert G. Stamm contains speeches, information on the Bureau of Reclamation projects, photographs and slides of projects, and printed material about Stamm and the Bureau of Reclamation.

Dates: 1952-1987; Majority of material found within 1972-1977

Papers of Gregory J. Hobbs, Jr.

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Identifier: WGJH
Abstract A leading expert on Colorado water law, Colorado Supreme Court Justice Gregory J. Hobbs, Jr. (1944-2021), practiced environmental, land use, transportation, and water law for more than two decades before his appointment to the bench in 1996. The collection documents Justice Hobbs' legal work during private practice and on the court, along with his professional publications, presentations, and service activities. The collection also documents Hobbs' personal life and family. Subjects covered...
Dates: 1928-2018; Majority of material found within 1990-2013

Papers of Hamlet J. "Chips" Barry, III

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Identifier: WHJB
Abstract Hamlet J. "Chips" Barry, III, served as the manager of Denver Water for nearly twenty years. The documentation of Barry's employment with the Micronesian Legal Services Corporation, the Colorado Department of Natural Resources, law firm Calkins, Kramer, Grimshaw and Harring, and Denver Water is representative but not comprehensive. A 30-year span of his calendars gives a sense of his daily appointments and activities. Additionally, files of his speeches and writings on typical subjects such...
Dates: 1951-2011; Majority of material found within 1973-2010

Papers of Harvey Johnson

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Identifier: WHGJ
Abstract Having spent over 45 years of his life as a farmer in Fort Collins, Colorado, Harvey Johnson (1895-1991) understood the value of water. He served on numerous water boards, most significantly the Water Supply and Storage Company Board, of which he became a member in 1936 and served for 54 years. He was asked to serve on the Fort Collins City Council and served two terms as mayor in the 1960s. Johnson was instrumental in preparing the city to store water for future growth. This collection...
Dates: 1907-1989; Majority of material found within 1970-1989

Papers of Ivan D. Wood

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Identifier: WIDW
Abstract Ivan Daley Wood (1888-1978) was a distinguished agricultural engineer whose work focused on the many aspects of irrigation, including soil, water application, and conservation. He was employed in both 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...
Dates: 1907-1973; Majority of material found within 1940-1970

Papers of James F. Ruff

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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

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Identifier: WJLO
Abstract

James L. Ogilvie (1911-1995) had a long and fruitful career with the United States Bureau of Reclamation in the field of irrigation and water management. He worked successfully 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.

Dates: 1889-1992; Majority of material found within 1955-1980

Papers of Maurice L. Albertson

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Identifier: WMLA
Abstract Maurice Albertson (1918-2009) was a hydraulic engineering expert who helped Colorado State University (CSU) gain international recognition in a variety of research fields, including water resources management. Best known for his central role in establishing the Peace Corps, Albertson was a CSU professor and administrator instrumental in expanding the university's water resources research program. The collection includes teaching materials; publications; records of professional and consulting...
Dates: 1891-2009; Majority of material found within 1940-2000

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Subject
Photographs. 34
Water resources development. 20
Maps. 18
Water resources development -- Colorado. 12
Colorado. 11
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Negatives. 10
Slides (photographs). 10
Water-supply -- Colorado. 10
Artifacts. 9
Hydrology. 8
Videotapes. 8
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 7
Arkansas River Watershed. 6
Arkansas River. 6
Audiocassettes. 6
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 6
Irrigation engineering. 6
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 6
DVDs. 5
Scrapbooks. 5
Aerial photographs. 4
Books. 4
Charts (graphic documents). 4
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 4
Hydraulics. 4
Larimer County (Colo.) 4
Sedimentation and deposition. 4
South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) 4
Compact discs. 3
Dams -- Colorado. 3
Diaries. 3
Ditches -- Colorado. 3
Fort Collins (Colo.) 3
Greeley (Colo.) 3
Irrigation -- Colorado. 3
Irrigation canals and flumes -- Colorado. 3
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 3
Pakistan. 3
Sediment transport. 3
Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 3
Water -- Law and legislation. 3
West (U.S.) 3
Bangladesh. 2
Banks and banking. 2
Beef cattle. 2
Bent County (Colo.) 2
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 2
Blueprints. 2
California. 2
China. 2
Dams. 2
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson River. 2
Fryingpan River (Colo.) 2
Fryingpan River Watershed (Colo.) 2
Holly (Colo.) 2
Hydraulic engineering. 2
International education. 2
Interstate agreements. 2
Irrigation. 2
Kansas. 2
Kiowa County (Colo.) 2
Lantern slides. 2
Microfilms. 2
Mississippi River Watershed. 2
Motion pictures (visual works). 2
Nebraska. 2
New Mexico. 2
Newspaper clippings. 2
Posters. 2
Prowers County (Colo.) 2
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 2
Rural development -- Developing countries. 2
San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.) 2
Sugar beet industry -- Colorado. 2
Sustainable development -- Developing countries. 2
Venezuela. 2
Water rights. 2
Watersheds -- Colorado. 2
Weld County (Colo.) 2
Afghanistan. 1
Agriculture -- Research. 1
Air quality. 1
Alaska. 1
Arizona. 1
Audiotapes. 1
Avalanches. 1
Beef industry 1
Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.) 1
Blue River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Boxelder Valley (Wyo. and Colo.) 1
Brazil. 1
Cache la Poudre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Canals -- Design and construction. 1
Catlin Canal (Colo.) 1
Cattle -- Feeding and feeds. 1
Center (Colo.) 1
Cherry Creek Reservoir Watershed (Colo.) 1
Cheyenne (Wyo.) 1
Clear Creek Watershed (Clear Creek County, Colo.) 1
College presidents. 1
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Language
Spanish; Castilian 1
 
Names
United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 6
Colorado State University. 5
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering. 4
Colorado State University. Engineering Research Center. 3
North Poudre Irrigation Company 3
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Albertson, Maurice L. 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, Leroy S., 1843-1927. 2
Colorado Agricultural College. 2
Colorado River Commission. 2
Colorado State University. College of Engineering. 2
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering 2
Colorado Water Conservation Board. 2
Council of U.S. Universities for Soil and Water Development in Arid and Sub-humid Areas. 2
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 2
Farr, W. D. (William Daven), 1910-2007. 2
Fryingpan-Arkansas Project (U.S.) 2
Geological Survey (U.S.) 2
National Reclamation Association. 2
Water Supply and Storage Company. 2
American Water Foundation. 1
Anderson, Raymond Lloyd, 1927- 1
Banner Associates. 1
Barkley, J. R. 1
Barry, Hamlet J., III, 1944-2010 1
Barry, Hamlet J., III, 1944-2010. 1
Borland, Whitney McNair 1
Borland, Whitney McNair. 1
Boy Scouts of America. 1
Calkins, Kramer, Grimshaw & Harring. 1
Carpenter, Delph 1
Carpenter, Donald A. 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station. 1
Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical College. 1
Colorado Springs (Colo.). Department of Public Utilities. 1
Colorado State University. Department of Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics. 1
Colorado State University. Environmental Resources Center. 1
Colorado State University. Office of International Programs 1
Colorado State University. Research Foundation. 1
Colorado Water Resources Research Institute 1
Colorado Water Resources Research Institute. 1
Colorado Water Resources and Power Development Authority. 1
Colorado. Department of Natural Resources. 1
Colorado. General Assembly. 1
Colorado. Mined Land Reclamation Division. 1
Colorado. Supreme Court. 1
Consortium for International Development. 1
Cunningham, Frances Schelt 1
Cunningham, Frances Schelt. 1
Eastman Kodak Company. 1
Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States. 1
Evans, Norman A. 1
Farmers Union Ditch Company. 1
Farmers Union Irrigation Company. 1
Farr, W. D. (William Daven), 1910-2007 1
Fountain Valley Authority (Colo.) 1
Geological Survey (U.S.). Water Resources Division. 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
Greeley (Colo.). Water and Sewer Board. 1
Greeley-Poudre Irrigation District. 1
Grigg, Neil S. 1
Hamilton, Fred B. 1
Hobbs, Greg 1
Hobbs, Greg. 1
Hogarty family. 1
Hogarty, Michael J. 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964. 1
Johnson, Harvey G. 1
Krech, Alvin W. 1
Lory, Carrie. 1
Lory, Charles Alfred, 1872-1969 1
Micronesian Legal Services Corporation. 1
Milenski, Frank 1
Milenski, Frank. 1
Mogren, Edwin W. 1
Moses, Wittemyer, Harrison and Woodruff. 1
Mountain Supply Ditch Company. 1
National Cattlemen's Association (U.S.) 1
National Cattlemen's Beef Association (U.S.) 1
National Cattlemen's Foundation. 1
National Water Resources Association (U.S.) 1
Nixon, Raymond D. 1
Nordin, Carl F. 1
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Ogilvie, James L. 1
Pa Mong Project. 1
Partridge, W. S. 1
Peace Corps (U.S.) 1
Philmont Scout Ranch. 1
Public Employees' Retirement Association (Colorado) 1
Richardson, E. V. (Everett V.), 1924- 1
Rogers, James Grafton, 1883-1971. 1
Ruff, James F. 1
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