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Colorado Water Conservation Board Papers of Herbert Vandemoer

 Collection
Identifier: WVAN
Abstract Herbert H. Vandemoer, resident of Sterling, Colorado, was a geographic appointee to the Colorado Water Conservation Board (CWCB) from 1964-1985, representing the South Platte River Basin. The CWCB was formed in 1937 as a state agency to aid in the protection and development of waters in the state. It is a division of the Colorado Department of Natural Resources. The collection consists of documents created largely in relation to CWCB meetings and projects. Materials include agendas, minutes,...
Dates: 1958-1992

Ival V. Goslin Water Resources Collection

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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

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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 W. D. Farr

 Collection
Identifier: WWDF
Abstract William Daven "W.D." Farr (1910-2007) was a leading water pioneer, cattleman, and businessman in northern Colorado. He was extensively involved in many local and national water and agricultural organizations, including the Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District, the Greeley Water and Sewer Board, and the American National Cattlemen's Association. Materials document little of Farr's professional life but more of his service activities and personal life. Beyond Farr and his family, the...
Dates: 1890-2010; Majority of material found within 1980-2005

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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Photographs. 3
Artifacts. 2
Audiocassettes. 2
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 2
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 2
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Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 2
DVDs. 2
Maps. 2
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 2
Posters. 2
Videotapes. 2
Water-supply -- Colorado. 2
Arkansas River Watershed. 1
Arkansas River. 1
Banks and banking. 1
Beef cattle. 1
Beef industry 1
Blue River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Blueprints. 1
Boulder Creek (Boulder County and Weld County, Colo.) 1
Cache la Poudre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Cattle -- Feeding and feeds. 1
Charts (graphic documents). 1
Cherry Creek Reservoir Watershed (Colo.) 1
Clear Creek Watershed (Clear Creek County, Colo.) 1
Colorado River Water Conservation District (Colo.) 1
Colorado. 1
Dams -- Colorado. 1
Denver Basin. 1
Ditches -- Colorado. 1
Dolores River Valley (Colo. and Utah) 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson River. 1
Fraser River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Greeley (Colo.) 1
Groundwater -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
Irrigation -- Colorado. 1
Irrigation engineering -- Colorado. 1
Minutes. 1
Ogallala Aquifer. 1
Orchard Mesa Irrigation District. 1
Powell, Lake (Utah and Ariz.) 1
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 1
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 1
Saint Vrain Basin (Colo.) 1
San Juan River Watershed (Colo.-Utah) 1
San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.) 1
San Luis Valley Irrigation District. 1
Slides (photographs). 1
Uncompahgre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Upper Arkansas Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Upper Yampa Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Water -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
Water conservation projects -- Colorado. 1
Watersheds -- Colorado. 1
Weld County (Colo.) 1
Wolford Mountain Reservoir (Colo.) 1
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Names
Anderson Ditch Company. 1
Broderick, Jim 1
Coal Ridge Ditch Company. 1
Colorado State University. 1
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering. 1
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