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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

Papers of Robert G. Dunbar

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Identifier: ARGD
Abstract The author of numerous scholarly publications on western agricultural and water resources history, Robert G. Dunbar (1907-1993) earned his Ph.D in history from the University of Wisconsin in 1935. He held history faculty positions at the University of South Dakota (1935-37), the Colorado State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (1937-1947), and Montana State University (1947-72). Dunbar was a colleague and friend of Charles A. Lory (1872-1962), who served as president of Colorado's...
Dates: 1900-1956

Papers of Robert K. Davis

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Identifier: WRKD
Abstract Robert K. Davis, now retired from the University of Colorado-Boulder's Environment and Behavior Program, Institute of Behavioral Science, has focused his research on the economics of natural resource management, with emphasis on water resources, hunting, wildlife and wildlife management. Over the years he worked for a number of institutions, including serving as assistant director for economics at the Office of Policy Analysis, U.S. Department of Interior (1976-1985), and as Senior Associate...
Dates: 1926-2000; Majority of material found within 1980-1999

Papers of Robert K. Yearout

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Identifier: ARKY
Content Description

Correspondence, manuals, and publications related to National Park Service history, planning, and concessions management.

Dates: 1980-2010

Papers of Robert N. Cavarra

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Identifier: UCAV
Abstract Robert N. Cavarra was an organist, musicologist, and published composer who taught from 1963 to 2000 as faculty for Colorado State University's Department of Music, Theater and Dance. During his time at CSU, he facilitated bringing a Wurlitzer theater organ to the Student Center Theater. The collection contains correspondence, documents, research, journals, papers, memorabilia, newspaper clippings, drawings, blueprints, posters, programs, sheet music, books, photographs, cassette tapes,...
Dates: 1940-2008; Majority of material found within 1965-2008

Papers of Robert R. Owen

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Identifier: ARRO
Abstract

Robert R. Owen served as president of Great Western Sugar Company (GWS) from 1968 to 1975. He was instrumental in the formation of the cooperative which tried to buy out the company in the mid-1970s. The collection includes personal and working papers, daily desk notes, scrapbooks, numerous publications related to sugar production, photographs, and artifacts from Owen's personal life and his time with GWS.

Dates: 1952-2009; Majority of material found within 1970-1976

Papers of Roland C. Fischer

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Identifier: wrcf
Abstract

Roland C. "Rolly" Fischer (1928-2016) worked for the Colorado River Water Conservation District for nearly three decades, as secretary-engineer and general manager, retiring in 1996. His collection documents some aspects of the district as well as Colorado water law. It contains reports, letters, publications, photographs, and artifacts.

Dates: 1936-2014

Papers of Rollin Q. Tenney

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Identifier: WRQT
Abstract Rollin Q. Tenney's (1838-1932) irrigation expertise was recognized with an appointment as one of Colorado's water commissioners in 1893. The materials in the collection cover Tenney's time as water commissioner as well as his activities related to ditch companies and irrigation districts in Northern Colorado. Document types include correspondence, legislation, reports, maps, clippings, notes, financial papers and one book. A portion of the collection is digitized and ...
Dates: 1882-1928; Majority of material found within 1893-1912

Papers of Ronald K. Blatchley

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Identifier: WRKB
Abstract Ronald K. Blatchley (b. 1929) was a water consultant in Colorado from the early 1960s into the 2000s. He worked at two firms, Tipton and Kalmbach, and W. W. Wheeler and Associates, before starting his own consulting firms Blatchley Associates, North Fork Associates, and Mountain Mutual Reservoir Company. Consisting mainly of reports from his firms, the collection includes augmentation plans, water rights evaluations, and groundwater studies. Blatchley's clients were mostly located in the...
Dates: 1938, 1963-2007; Majority of material found within 1974-1995

Papers of Ronald W. Walker

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Identifier: URWW
Abstract Ronald W. Walker (1947-1995) was a professor of German at Colorado State University (CSU) from 1979 to 1995. After receiving his bachelor's degree from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in 1969, he spent a year in Germany on a Fulbright Fellowship. Upon returning to the United States, Walker was drafted into the U.S. Army following a student deferment and fought in the Vietnam War. The collection documents his time in Germany, basic training, and Vietnam. Included in the collection...
Dates: 1969-1999; Majority of material found within 1970-1972

Papers of Roy C. and Ardyce L. Johnson

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Identifier: WRAJ
Abstract

Roy and Ardyce Johnson owned and operated a family farm near Wiggins, Colorado, between 1960 and 1986. The collection documents the struggles to keep the irrigated farm afloat, including financing with the Federal Land Bank and legal issues related to the use of groundwater. Additionally, the collection covers irrigation systems, the 1980s Farmers' Crisis, and the proposed Narrows Dam. Materials include financial reports, legal documents, letters, maps, and clippings.

Dates: 1960-2015; Majority of material found in 1974-1986

Papers of Roy M. Green

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Identifier: URMG
Abstract

The collection contains the professional papers of Roy M. Green, the sixth president of Colorado A&M (now Colorado State University). Materials include correspondence, memos and reports from various campus and national committees and councils, budgets, and financial reports.

Dates: 1933-1954; Majority of material found within 1941-1947

Papers of Royce J. Tipton

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Identifier: WRJT
Abstract During his fifty-year career, Colorado civil engineer Royce J. Tipton (1893-1967) designed numerous large water infrastructure projects in the U.S. West and around the world. As an accomplished and respected consultant, he helped negotiate several interstate water compacts and international treaties. Materials in the collection concern water planning projects conducted by Tipton in the United States, South America, the Middle East, and South Asia. Materials are almost entirely reports...
Dates: 1915-1969; Majority of material found within 1932-1969

Papers of Ruth J. Wattles

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Identifier: URJW
Abstract Ruth Jocelyn Wattles (1888-1985) was the first official historian of Colorado State University from 1943 through 1946. She also taught English classes and led the drama club at the school for almost forty years. Types of materials include biographies, correspondence, department histories, financial materials, manuscript drafts, newspaper clippings, reports, statistical data, and subject index cards. The collection documents the first seventy-five years of Colorado State University from the...
Dates: 1859-1965; Majority of material found within 1943-1946

Papers of Ruth M. Alexander

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Identifier: URMA
Abstract Ruth Alexander is a professor emeritus on transitional retirement with the Department of History as well as a Principal Investigator in the Public Lands History Center at Colorado State University. Alexander was born on March 23, 1954, in New York City to Charles K. Alexander and Margaret Kachur Alexander. She earned her bachelor’s degree in 1976 from the City University of New York, and her M.A. degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 1983, both in History....
Dates: 1980-2020

Papers of Scott Hummer

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Identifier: WBRB
Abstract Scott Hummer (b. 1959) worked in Colorado water resources administration and management for more than 30 years, with his longest position being as the first full-time water commissioner for the Blue River Basin (Water District 36). This collection primarily documents that work, emphasizing visual depictions of the Blue River, a tributary of the Colorado River. The collection includes photographs of the river and tributaries, reservoirs and tarns, headgates, diversion systems, high-water...
Dates: 1885-2023; Majority of material found within 1990 - 2011

Papers of Sidney Heitman

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Identifier: UHEI
Abstract

Sidney Heitman (1924-1993), a professor of history at Colorado State University and a specialist in the study of emigration of people from the former Soviet Union. The collection includes research on Nikolai Bukharin and correspondence regarding the Rocky Mountain Social Sciences Association Journal.

Dates: 1918-1973; Majority of material found within 1962-1968

Papers of Steven K. Cinnamon

 Collection
Identifier: ASKC
Content Description

Memoranda, plans, publications, and reports related to National Park Service management.

Dates: 1963-1993

Papers of Ted C. Sheng

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Identifier: WTCS
Abstract Ted C. Sheng (b. 1924) is a retired professor from the Colorado State University Department of Earth Resources and an expert in international watershed management, especially in policy, education, and training. Sheng's career included serving as a leader of watershed management in Taiwan and as an expert consultant for the Food and Agriculture Organization, as well as assisting with watershed programs in countries such as Jamaica, El Salvador, and Thailand. The collection contains a...
Dates: 1989-2015

Papers of Temple Grandin

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Identifier: UGTP
Abstract Dr. Temple Grandin, a Colorado State University professor of animal sciences and world-renowned autism spokesperson, has been a pioneer in improving the handling and welfare of farm animals. A professor of animal sciences for more than twenty years, Grandin has made enormous contributions to the livestock industry. Her autism allows her to think in pictures, and that ability has made her a visionary in her field. Her insights into animal behavior shaped innovative approaches to livestock...
Dates: 1976-2008

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Colorado Water Conservation Board 8
Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station 7
Colorado State University. College of Engineering 6
Hansen, James E., 1938- 6
Albertson, Maurice L. 5
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners 5
North Poudre Irrigation Company 5
Colorado State University. Extension 4
Geological Survey (U.S.) 4
Great Western Sugar Company 4
United States. National Park Service 4
Water Supply and Storage Company 4
Carpenter, L. G. (Louis George), 1861-1935 3
Chamberlain, A. R. (Adrian Ramond) 3
Colorado Agricultural College. Department of Civil and Irrigation Engineering 3
Colorado State University. College of Forestry and Natural Resources 3
Colorado State University. Cooperative Extension Service 3
Colorado State University. Engineering Research Center 3
Colorado Water Congress 3
Colorado Water Resources Research Institute 3
Colorado. Office of the State Engineer 3
Farr, W. D. (William Daven), 1910-2007 3
Fryingpan-Arkansas Project (U.S.) 3
Glover, Robert E. (Robert Ellsworth), 1896- 3
Heitman, Sidney 3
Longenbaugh, R. A. (Robert A.) 3
Parshall, Ralph L. (Ralph Leroy), 1881-1959 3
Peace Corps (U.S.) 3
United States. Department of the Interior 3
Ward, Robert C. 3
American Historical Society of Germans from Russia 2
American Historical Society of Germans from Russia. Northern Colorado Chapter 2
Arkansas Valley Sugar Beet and Irrigated Land Company 2
Birky-Kreutzer, Pauline 2
Bittinger, Morton W. 2
Carpenter family 2
Carpenter, Delph 2
Carpenter, Leroy S., 1843-1927 2
Central Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 2
Christoffersen, Ralph E., 1937- 2
Code, W. E. (William E.), 1891- 2
Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical College. Department of Physical Education 2
Colorado Beekeepers Association 2
Colorado River Commission 2
Colorado Springs (Colo.). Department of Public Utilities 2
Colorado State Grange 2
Colorado State University -- Administration 2
Colorado State University. Alumni Association 2
Colorado State University. College of Liberal Arts 2
Colorado State University. College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 2
Colorado State University. Department of Physical Education 2
Colorado State University. Facilities Management Department 2
Colorado State University. Faculty Council 2
Colorado State University. Germans from Russia in Colorado Study Project 2
Colorado State University. Graduate School 2
Colorado State University. Office of Equal Opportunity 2
Colorado State University. Office of International Programs 2
Colorado State University. Research Foundation 2
Colorado State University. School of Education 2
Colorado State University. Solar Energy Applications Laboratory 2
Colorado. Department of Natural Resources 2
Colorado. Division of Water Resources 2
Colorado. State Board of Agriculture 2
Colorado. Supreme Court 2
Council of U.S. Universities for Soil and Water Development in Arid and Sub-humid Areas 2
Crabtree, Loren W. (Loren William) 2
Edwards, E. E. (Elijah Evan), 1831-1915 2
Evans, Harold G. 2
Evans, Norman A. 2
Fagan, Irmel W. 2
Fort Collins (Colo.). Utilities 2
Grigg, Neil S. 2
Johnson, Harvey G. 2
Lof, George O. G. 2
Lory, Carrie 2
Lory, Charles Alfred, 1872-1969 2
Moorhouse, L. A. (Llewellyn Alexander) 2
Morgan, William E. 2
National Reclamation Association 2
Ogilvie, James L. 2
Opler, Paul A. 2
Parshall, Maxwell 2
Pratt, John Clark 2
Recovery Program for Endangered Fish of the Upper Colorado River Basin 2
Robbins, David W. 2
Rock, Kenneth W. 2
Rohwer, Carl 2
Rosenberg, Harry 2
Skinner, Morris M. 2
United States. Department of Agriculture 2
United States. Soil Conservation Service 2
United States. Supreme Court 2
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