From 1905 to 1985, the Great Western Sugar Company was the dominant producer of Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, Kansas, and Nebraska beet sugar. The records of the company extensively document the history of the company and its employees. The items in this digital collection, dated 1897 to 1983, include administrative records, reports, correspondence, company publications, subject files, and newspaper clippings from Series 7: Textual records and Series 8.3: CU Accession 3. For issues of Sugar Press missing from this collection, see the Sugar Press collection, https://hdl.handle.net/10217/196003. Also included are 1032 photographs of Great Western employees, and a circa 1924 film produced to recruit Mexican workers. For more information about the collection, see http://lib.colostate.edu/archives/findingaids/agriculture/agws.html.

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