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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 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 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 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

 Collection
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 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 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

Records of the Colorado Water Resources Research Institute

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Identifier: WRRI
Abstract Colorado State University has long been a leader in the West in water research and engineering. The University was a logical choice to oversee the Colorado Water Resources Research Institute (CWRRI) when, in 1964, Congress passed the Water Resources Research Act to better coordinate the nation's water research programs. The mission of CWRRI on the CSU campus was to bring water concerns and problems to the attention of water experts in higher education, facilitate research into these issues...
Dates: 1949-2007; Majority of material found within 1965-1985

Records of the North Poudre Irrigation Company

 Collection
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 San Luis Valley Irrigation District

 Collection
Identifier: WSLV
Abstract

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

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Water resources development -- Colorado. 12
Water-supply -- Colorado. 7
Maps. 6
Artifacts. 4
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 4
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Videotapes. 4
Arkansas River Watershed. 3
Arkansas River. 3
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 3
DVDs. 3
Ditches -- Colorado. 3
Fort Collins (Colo.) 3
Irrigation -- Colorado. 3
Irrigation engineering. 3
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 3
Audiocassettes. 2
Colorado. 2
Dams -- Colorado. 2
Fryingpan River (Colo.) 2
Fryingpan River Watershed (Colo.) 2
Larimer County (Colo.) 2
Negatives. 2
Posters. 2
San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.) 2
Slides (photographs). 2
Watersheds -- Colorado. 2
Weld County (Colo.) 2
Aerial photographs. 1
Alaska. 1
Banks and banking. 1
Beef cattle. 1
Beef industry 1
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 1
Blue River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Boxelder Valley (Wyo. and Colo.) 1
Cache la Poudre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Catlin Canal (Colo.) 1
Cattle -- Feeding and feeds. 1
Center (Colo.) 1
Charts (graphic documents). 1
Cherry Creek Reservoir Watershed (Colo.) 1
Clear Creek Watershed (Clear Creek County, Colo.) 1
College presidents. 1
Colorado -- Water rights. 1
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 1
Costilla County (Colo.) 1
Denver (Colo.) 1
Diaries. 1
Douglas County (Colo.) 1
Education, Higher. 1
El Paso County (Colo.) 1
Farm life -- Colorado. 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson River. 1
Fraser River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Greeley (Colo.) 1
Hinsdale County (Colo.) 1
Interstate agreements -- Arkansas River. 1
Irrigation canals and flumes -- Colorado. 1
Irrigation districts -- Colorado. 1
Kansas -- Water rights. 1
Kansas. 1
Land use. 1
Marshall Islands. 1
Micronesia (Federated States) 1
Mines and mineral resources. 1
Municipal water supply -- Colorado -- Denver -- Management. 1
Newspaper clippings. 1
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Oral history. 1
Powell, Lake (Utah and Ariz.) 1
Public interest law. 1
Purgatoire River (Colo.) 1
Reclamation of land -- Colorado. 1
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 1
Rio Grande County (Colo.) 1
Saguache County (Colo.) 1
San Juan River Watershed (Colo.-Utah) 1
Scrapbooks. 1
Soil erosion. 1
South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) 1
Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Uncompahgre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Water -- Storage -- Colorado. 1
Water districts -- Colorado. 1
Water quality management -- Colorado. 1
Water resources development -- Colorado -- Denver. 1
Water-supply -- Research -- Colorado. 1
Watershed management. 1
Waterworks -- Colorado -- Denver. 1
Wellington (Colo.) 1
Wolford Mountain Reservoir (Colo.) 1
Women college graduates. 1
Women teachers. 1
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Colorado Agricultural College. 2
Colorado Water Conservation Board. 2
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 2
Fryingpan-Arkansas Project (U.S.) 2
North Poudre Irrigation Company 2
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United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 2
Barry, Hamlet J., III, 1944-2010 1
Barry, Hamlet J., III, 1944-2010. 1
Calkins, Kramer, Grimshaw & Harring. 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station. 1
Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical College. 1
Colorado State University. 1
Colorado State University. Environmental Resources Center. 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. Mined Land Reclamation Division. 1
Cunningham, Frances Schelt 1
Cunningham, Frances Schelt. 1
Evans, Norman A. 1
Farmers Union Ditch Company. 1
Farmers Union Irrigation Company. 1
Farr, W. D. (William Daven), 1910-2007 1
Farr, W. D. (William Daven), 1910-2007. 1
Goslin, Ival V. 1
Greeley (Colo.). Water and Sewer Board. 1
Grigg, Neil S. 1
Hamilton, Fred B. 1
Johnson, Harvey G. 1
Lory, Carrie. 1
Lory, Charles Alfred, 1872-1969 1
Micronesian Legal Services Corporation. 1
Milenski, Frank 1
Milenski, Frank. 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 Reclamation Association. 1
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Ogilvie, James L. 1
San Luis Valley Irrigation District 1
San Luis Valley Irrigation District. 1
United States. National Resources Planning Board. 1
United States. Soil Conservation Service. 1
Upper Colorado River Commission. 1
Ward, Robert C. 1
Water Supply and Storage Company. 1
Western Engineers, Inc. 1
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