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Colorado Water Congress Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WCWC
Abstract

The Colorado Water Congress was established in 1958 to provide information about water-related issues affecting Colorado and the West. The organization's newsletters offer a broad overview of Colorado water debates and policy issues, as well as columns and commentary from some of the state's leading water experts. Materials include newsletters, VHS tapes, and conference materials.

Dates: 1958-1970, 1982-2017

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 Gregory J. Hobbs, Jr.

 Collection
Identifier: WGJH
Abstract A leading expert on Colorado water law, Colorado Supreme Court Justice Gregory J. Hobbs, Jr. (1944-2021), practiced environmental, land use, transportation, and water law for more than two decades before his appointment to the bench in 1996. The collection documents Justice Hobbs' legal work during private practice and on the court, along with his professional publications, presentations, and service activities. The collection also documents Hobbs' personal life and family. Subjects covered...
Dates: 1928-2018; Majority of material found within 1990-2013

Papers of Hamlet J. "Chips" Barry, III

 Collection
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 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 Lloyd J. Gronning

 Collection
Identifier: WGRO
Abstract A water program management consultant, Lloyd J. Gronning has worked on projects across the West. He served as the president of Gronning Engineering Company from 1984 to 1996 and as the vice president of Montgomery Watson, Inc. from 1996 to 1999. The collection chiefly contains reports by Gronning Engineering Company related to the Arkansas River, Colorado Springs Utilities, groundwater, and water rights. The collection also contains a statewide water development study as well as documents,...
Dates: 1986-1999

Papers of Maurice L. Albertson

 Collection
Identifier: WMLA
Abstract Maurice Albertson (1918-2009) was a hydraulic engineering expert who helped Colorado State University (CSU) gain international recognition in a variety of research fields, including water resources management. Best known for his central role in establishing the Peace Corps, Albertson was a CSU professor and administrator instrumental in expanding the university's water resources research program. The collection includes teaching materials; publications; records of professional and consulting...
Dates: 1891-2009; Majority of material found within 1940-2000

Papers of Richard D. MacRavey

 Collection
Identifier: WRDM
Abstract Richard D. "Dick" MacRavey (1931-2011) served the Colorado Water Congress for 26 years, after becoming the organization's executive director in 1979. He greatly influenced state water politics throughout his career, championing certain initiatives while working to defeat those with which he disagreed. MacRavey was involved in legislation affecting a range of Colorado water issues, including water quality, storage, administration, and municipal supply. This collection consists of...
Dates: 1968-2011

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

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Photographs. 8
Artifacts. 7
Water resources development -- Colorado. 6
Maps. 5
Slides (photographs). 4
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South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 4
Water resources development. 4
Arkansas River. 3
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 3
DVDs. 3
Water-supply -- Colorado. 3
Audiocassettes. 2
Charts (graphic documents). 2
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 2
Colorado. 2
Compact discs. 2
Dams -- Colorado. 2
Dams. 2
Diaries. 2
Hydraulic engineering. 2
Hydrology. 2
Negatives. 2
Posters. 2
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 2
Water -- Law and legislation. 2
Water-supply -- Government policy -- Colorado. 2
Watersheds -- Colorado. 2
Air quality. 1
Alaska. 1
Arkansas River Watershed. 1
Audiotapes. 1
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 1
Blue River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Blueprints. 1
Books. 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 Springs (Colo.) 1
Concrete. 1
Constructed wetlands. 1
Denver (Colo.) 1
Ditches -- Colorado. 1
Drawings (visual works) 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
International education. 1
Irrigation -- Colorado. 1
Land use. 1
Lantern slides. 1
Larimer County (Colo.) 1
Marshall Islands. 1
Mathematics. 1
Micronesia (Federated States) 1
Mines and mineral resources. 1
Motion pictures (visual works). 1
Municipal water supply -- Colorado -- Denver -- Management. 1
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Powell, Lake (Utah and Ariz.) 1
Public interest law. 1
Reservoirs. 1
Rural development -- Developing countries. 1
San Juan River Watershed (Colo.-Utah) 1
San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.) 1
Scouting (Youth activity) -- United States. 1
South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) 1
Sustainable development -- Developing countries. 1
Uncompahgre River Watershed (Colo.) 1
Water quality. 1
Water resources development -- Colorado -- Denver. 1
Water rights. 1
Water-supply engineering. 1
Water-supply. 1
Waterworks -- Colorado -- Denver. 1
West (U.S.) 1
Wolford Mountain Reservoir (Colo.) 1
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Colorado State University. 2
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering. 2
Colorado Water Congress. 2
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 2
United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 2