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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

Papers of Carl J. Hoffman

 Collection
Identifier: WCJH
Abstract

Carl J. Hoffman (1908-2004) was a CSU civil engineering graduate (1932) who spent nearly thirty years working for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation designing dams and spillways. His accomplishments include helping to design the Hoover Dam and the Grand Coulee Dam, as well as many smaller dams throughout the West. The collection includes engineering books, manuals, design data, reports, notes, memoranda, maps, and project design summaries, focusing especially on small dams.

Dates: 1915-2002; Majority of material found within 1940-1968

Papers of James F. Ruff

 Collection
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

 Collection
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 John R. Fetcher

 Collection
Identifier: WJRF
Abstract John R. Fetcher (1912-2009) was instrumental in the creation of several of Colorado's recreational areas through his involvement in the construction of large water projects. Fetcher helped found the Upper Yampa Water Conservancy District and only retired shortly before his death. The collection largely relates to the construction of Steamboat Lake located in Routt County, Colorado. The collection includes reports, maps, blueprints, notes, and a brochure. Also included in the collection are...
Dates: 1960-1966 and 2009

Papers of Robert E. Glover

 Collection
Identifier: WREG
Abstract A civil engineer with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, the U.S. Geological Survey, and Colorado State University, Robert Glover (1896-1984) conducted significant research on concrete cooling, dam construction, groundwater flow, and more. The focus of the collection is on the extensive work he did on these subjects. A smaller portion of the collection reflects Glover's personal life in terms of family activities and hobbies, including birding, photography, and environmentalism. Predominant...
Dates: 1896-2000; Majority of material found within 1922-1984

Records of Wright Water Engineers, Inc.

 Collection
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 records of Wright-McLaughlin Engineers (1964-1982), a closely associated engineering...
Dates: 1882-2006; Majority of material found within 1974-1993

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Maps. 6
Photographs. 5
Dams -- Colorado. 4
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 4
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Artifacts. 3
Slides (photographs). 3
Water resources development -- Colorado. 3
Water resources development. 3
Arkansas River Watershed. 2
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 2
Charts (graphic documents). 2
Dams. 2
Diaries. 2
Larimer County (Colo.) 2
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 2
Water-supply -- Colorado. 2
Watersheds -- Colorado. 2
Aerial photographs. 1
Arkansas River. 1
Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.) 1
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 1
Blue River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Cache la Poudre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Cherry Creek Reservoir Watershed (Colo.) 1
Cheyenne (Wyo.) 1
Clear Creek Watershed (Clear Creek County, Colo.) 1
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 1
Colorado. 1
Compact discs. 1
Concrete. 1
DVDs. 1
Dams -- West (U.S.) 1
Drawings (visual works) 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson Canyon. 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson River. 1
Floppy disks. 1
Fraser River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Fryingpan River (Colo.) 1
Fryingpan River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Groundwater -- Colorado. 1
Groundwater flow. 1
Hydraulic engineering. 1
Hydrology. 1
Mathematics. 1
Microfilms. 1
Negatives. 1
Northglenn (Colo.) 1
Outdoor recreation -- Colorado. 1
Posters. 1
Powell, Lake (Utah and Ariz.) 1
Reservoirs. 1
Routt County (Colo.) 1
San Juan River Watershed (Colo.-Utah) 1
San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.) 1
Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Standley Lake (Colo.) 1
Steamboat Lake (Colo.) 1
Uncompahgre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Water resources development -- West (U.S.) 1
Water rights -- Colorado. 1
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United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 3
Banner Associates. 1
Colorado State University. 1
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering 1
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering. 1