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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 John W. Shields

 Collection
Identifier: WJWS
Abstract John W. Shields (b. 1958), an interstate streams engineer for the State of Wyoming, served as the chairman for the Management Committee of the Upper Colorado River Endangered Fish Recovery Program. The program, established in 1988, involved multiple entities working to implement recovery actions for four species of endangered Colorado River fish: bonytail, Colorado pikeminnow, humpback chub, and razorback sucker. Materials include meeting minutes, correspondence, reports, data, annual...
Dates: 1983-2012

Papers of Tom Pitts

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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

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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New Mexico. 3
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 3
Utah. 3
Wyoming. 3
Colorado River Watershed (Colo.-Mexico) 2
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Endangered species. 2
Fish populations. 2
Nebraska. 2
North Platte River. 2
Photographs. 2
Platte River (Neb.) 2
Rare fishes. 2
San Juan River (Colo.-Utah) 2
San Juan River Watershed (Colo.-Utah) 2
South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) 2
Water -- Law and legislation. 2
Wildlife habitat improvement. 2
Arizona. 1
Arkansas River Watershed. 1
Arkansas River. 1
Artifacts. 1
Audiocassettes. 1
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 1
Books. 1
Boulder Creek (Boulder County and Weld County, Colo.) 1
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 1
California. 1
Colorado River Water Conservation District (Colo.) 1
Compact discs. 1
Denver Basin. 1
Diaries. 1
Dolores River Valley (Colo. and Utah) 1
Environmental law. 1
Frontier and pioneer life. 1
Greeley (Colo.) 1
Groundwater -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
Interstate agreements. 1
Irrigation engineering -- Colorado. 1
Kansas. 1
La Plata River (Colo. and N.M.) 1
Laramie River (Colo. and Wyo.) 1
Maps. 1
Milking Shorthorn cattle. 1
Nevada. 1
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Ogallala Aquifer. 1
Orchard Mesa Irrigation District. 1
Rivers. 1
Saint Vrain Basin (Colo.) 1
San Luis Valley Irrigation District. 1
Scrapbooks. 1
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Veterans. 1
Upper Arkansas Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Upper Yampa Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Water -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
Water resources development -- Colorado. 1
Water resources development. 1
Water rights. 1
Water transfer. 1
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Recovery Program for Endangered Fish of the Upper Colorado River Basin. 2
United States. Department of the Interior. 2
Upper Colorado River Endangered Fish Recovery Program. 2
Anderson Ditch Company. 1
Broderick, Jim 1
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Carpenter family. 1
Carpenter, Delph 1
Carpenter, Delph. 1
Carpenter, Donald A. 1
Carpenter, Leroy S., 1843-1927. 1
Coal Ridge Ditch Company. 1
Colorado River Commission. 1
Colorado State University. 1
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering. 1
Colorado Water Congress. 1
Colorado Water Resources Research Institute. 1
Colorado. Department of Natural Resources. 1
Colorado. General Assembly. 1
Danielson, Jeris. 1
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 1
Doesken, Nolan J. 1
Evans, Harold. 1
Evans, Norman A. 1
Fort Collins (Colo.). Utilities. 1
George, Russell. 1
Glover, Robert E. (Robert Ellsworth), 1896-1984. 1
Greeley-Poudre Irrigation District. 1
Hamel, Alan C. 1
Harmon, Dennis. 1
Hogarty family. 1
Hogarty, Michael J. 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964. 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
Pitts, W. Tom 1
Pitts, W. Tom. 1
Porter, John. 1
Pueblo Board of Water Works (Colo.) 1
Randall, Owen. 1
Robbins, David W. 1
San Juan River Basin Recovery Implementation Program (U.S.) 1
Scanga, Ralph. 1
Schmidt, Max. 1
Sharp, Thomas R. 1
Shields, John W. 1
Shimmin, Mike. 1
Shoemaker, Jeff 1
Smith, MaryLou M., 1950- 1
Smith, Travis. 1
Spencer, Herb. 1
Stulp, John. 1
Tom Pitts & Associates. 1
Trout, Thomas J. (Thomas James) 1
Union Colony of Colorado. 1
United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 1
Ward, Robert C. 1
Water Supply and Storage Company. 1
Wells, Patricia. 1
Werner, Brian 1
Wilkinson, Eric. 1
Wright, Kenneth R. 1
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