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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

Papers of Daniel Tyler

 Collection
Identifier: WDTP
Abstract Daniel Tyler (b. 1933), emeritus professor of history at Colorado State University, has taught and written extensively on western water history. This collection documents his research, including that for the biography of W.D. Farr, a Greeley, Colorado, water pioneer, cattleman, and businessman; the biography of Delph Carpenter, a Greeley water lawyer and interstate river commissioner; a book of Carpenter's parents' courtship correspondence; and Mexican land grant rights in relation to New...
Dates: 1950-2011; Majority of material found within 1985-2010

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 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

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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Colorado. 4
Water -- Law and legislation. 4
Audiocassettes. 3
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 3
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 3
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Photographs. 3
Water resources development. 3
Artifacts. 2
Books. 2
Cache la Poudre River (Colo.) 2
DVDs. 2
Greeley (Colo.) 2
Interstate agreements. 2
New Mexico. 2
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 2
South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.) 2
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 2
Videotapes. 2
Water resources development -- Colorado. 2
Air quality. 1
Arizona. 1
Arkansas River Watershed. 1
Arkansas River. 1
Banks and banking. 1
Beef cattle. 1
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 1
Boulder Creek (Boulder County and Weld County, 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
Frontier and pioneer life. 1
Groundwater -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
Irrigation engineering -- Colorado. 1
Kansas. 1
La Plata River (Colo. and N.M.) 1
Land grants. 1
Laramie River (Colo. and Wyo.) 1
Maps. 1
Microfilms. 1
Milking Shorthorn cattle. 1
Nebraska. 1
Nevada. 1
North Platte River. 1
Ogallala Aquifer. 1
Orchard Mesa Irrigation District. 1
Platte River (Neb.) 1
Rivers. 1
Saint Vrain Basin (Colo.) 1
San Luis Valley Irrigation District. 1
Scouting (Youth activity) -- United States. 1
Scrapbooks. 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Veterans. 1
Upper Arkansas Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Upper Yampa Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Utah. 1
Water -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
Water quality. 1
Water rights. 1
Water transfer. 1
Water-supply -- Colorado. 1
Water-supply -- Government policy -- Colorado. 1
Water-supply. 1
Wyoming. 1
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Names
Carpenter family. 2
Carpenter, Delph. 2
Carpenter, Leroy S., 1843-1927. 2
Colorado River Commission. 2
Anderson Ditch Company. 1
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Boy Scouts of America. 1
Broderick, Jim 1
Carpenter, Delph 1
Carpenter, Donald A. 1
Coal Ridge Ditch Company. 1
Colorado State University. 1
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering. 1
Colorado Water Congress 1
Colorado Water Congress. 1
Colorado Water Resources Research Institute. 1
Colorado. Department of Natural Resources. 1
Colorado. General Assembly. 1
Colorado. Supreme Court. 1
Danielson, Jeris. 1
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 1
Doesken, Nolan J. 1
Evans, Harold. 1
Evans, Norman A. 1
Farr, W. D. (William Daven), 1910-2007. 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
Hobbs, Greg 1
Hobbs, Greg. 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
Philmont Scout Ranch. 1
Porter, John. 1
Pueblo Board of Water Works (Colo.) 1
Randall, Owen. 1
Robbins, David W. 1
Scanga, Ralph. 1
Schmidt, Max. 1
Sharp, Thomas R. 1
Shimmin, Mike. 1
Shoemaker, Jeff 1
Smith, MaryLou M., 1950- 1
Smith, Travis. 1
Spencer, Herb. 1
Stulp, John. 1
Trout, Thomas J. (Thomas James) 1
Tyler, Daniel 1
Tyler, Daniel. 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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