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Papers of Daniel Tyler

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 Delph E. Carpenter and Family

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 Hamlet J. "Chips" Barry, III

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...
Dates: 1951-2011; Majority of material found within 1973-2010

Papers of Raymond L. Anderson

Identifier: WRLA

Natural resource economist Raymond L. Anderson (1927-2018) spent nearly three decades working jointly for the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Economic Research Service and Colorado State University (CSU). He focused on irrigated agriculture and the associated organizations and issues arising in modern contexts. The collection contains biographical material, correspondence, publications, and data.

Dates: 1950-2008; Majority of material found within 1961-1984

Papers of Tom Pitts

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

Records of Wright Water Engineers, Inc.

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. Also present are the files of Wright-McLaughlin Engineers (1964-1982), a closely associated engineering firm...
Dates: 1882-2006; Majority of material found within 1965-1999

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Colorado. 5
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Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 3
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Aerial photographs. 2
Artifacts. 2
DVDs. 2
Denver (Colo.) 2
Greeley (Colo.) 2
Interstate agreements. 2
Maps. 2
Microfilms. 2
Nebraska. 2
North Platte River. 2
Platte River (Neb.) 2
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 2
Utah. 2
Water-supply -- Colorado. 2
Wyoming. 2
Alaska. 1
Arizona. 1
Arkansas River Watershed. 1
Arkansas River. 1
Audiocassettes. 1
Banks and banking. 1
Beef cattle. 1
Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.) 1
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 1
Books. 1
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 1
California. 1
Colorado River Watershed (Colo.-Mexico) 1
Compact discs. 1
Dams -- Colorado. 1
Diaries. 1
Endangered species. 1
Environmental law. 1
Fish populations. 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson Canyon. 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson River. 1
Frontier and pioneer life. 1
Irrigation water -- Economic aspects. 1
Irrigation. 1
Kansas. 1
La Plata River (Colo. and N.M.) 1
Land grants. 1
Land use. 1
Laramie River (Colo. and Wyo.) 1
Marshall Islands. 1
Micronesia (Federated States) 1
Milking Shorthorn cattle. 1
Mines and mineral resources. 1
Municipal water supply -- Colorado -- Denver -- Management. 1
Nevada. 1
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Northglenn (Colo.) 1
Public interest law. 1
Rare fishes. 1
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 1
Rivers. 1
San Juan River (Colo.-Utah) 1
San Juan River Watershed (Colo.-Utah) 1
Scrapbooks. 1
Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Spain. 1
Standley Lake (Colo.) 1
Steamboat Springs (Colo.) 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Veterans. 1
Videotapes. 1
Water resources development -- Colorado -- Denver. 1
Water resources development -- Economic aspects. 1
Water rights -- Colorado. 1
Water rights. 1
Water transfer -- Economic aspects. 1
Water transfer. 1
Water-supply -- Economic aspects. 1
Waterworks -- Colorado -- Denver. 1
West (U.S.) 1
Wildlife habitat improvement. 1
Windsor (Colo.) 1
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Spanish; Castilian 1
Carpenter family. 2
Carpenter, Delph. 2
Carpenter, Leroy S., 1843-1927. 2
Colorado River Commission. 2
Anderson, Raymond Lloyd, 1927- 1