Farr (W. D.) Papers
William Daven "W. D." Farr (1910-2007) was a leading water pioneer, cattleman, and businessman in northern Colorado. He was involved in many local and national water and agricultural organizations, including the Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (NCWCD), the Greeley Water and Sewer Board, and the American National Cattlemen's Association. His papers document his service activities and personal life as well as Greeley and northern Colorado water issues through speeches, correspondence, clippings, subject files, photographs, CDs, DVDs, and artifacts. For more information see the
This digital collection, with materials dated 1951 to 2007, includes speeches concerning cattle and water issues, biographical information, and photographs of Farr and NCWCD’s Farr Pumping Plant.