Colorado Plateau River Guides Association records, 1927-2006  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Colorado Plateau River Guides (Organization)
Title
Colorado Plateau River Guides Association records
Dates
1927-2006 (inclusive)
Quantity
11 boxes, (5.5 linear feet)
Collection Number
Accn2333
Summary
Colorado Plateau River Guides (CPRG) is an organization of professional river guides that work and recreate on the rivers of the Colorado Plateau. Established in 1993, the organization conducts river education seminars, participates in river protection issues, and produces a journal called The Confluence. The collection contains a variety of membership materials including membership forms, dues, surveys, and ballots. One will also find articles and research papers writen for the CPRG journal, The Confluence , as well as artwork, and correspondence.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
SPCreference@lists.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

The Colorado Plateau River Guides (CPRG) is an organization of professional river guides that work and recreate on the rivers of the Colorado Plateau. Established in 1993, the organization conducts river education seminars, participates in river protection issues, and produces a journal called The Confluence.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection contains a variety of membership materials including membership forms, dues, surveys, and ballots. One will also find articles and research papers writen for the CPRG journal, The Confluence, as well as artwork, and correspondence. There are many river education program and various outdoor adventure papers. The collection contains correspondence to and from the former director, Mr John Weisheit, as well as correspondence with various governmental agencies such as the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Department of the Interior. Furthermore, there are legal documents and affidavits that represent the CPRG involvement in environmental advocacy.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The library does not claim to control copyright for all materials in the collection. An individual depicted in a reproduction has privacy rights as outlined in Title 45 CFR, part 46 (Protection of Human Subjects). For further information, please review the J. Willard Marriott Library’s Use Agreement and Reproduction Request forms.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Colorado Plateau River Guides Association records, Accn 2333, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: Accn 2333.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

I:  Membership and organization records, 1993-2003Return to Top

Membership forms, dues, ballots, bylaws, and correspondence

Container(s) Description Dates
Membership
Box Folder
1 1
Membership forms
1993-1994
1 2
Membership forms
1995-1998
1 3
Membership forms and records
1996-1997
1 4
Membership forms
1997
1 5
Membership forms
1998
1 6
Membership forms
1999-2000
Membership forms and reservations
Box Folder
2 1
Membership forms
1995-2003
2 2
Membership forms
2001-2003
2 3
Membership forms and reservations
2003
2 4
Membership forms
2 5
Member and donation lists
2 6
Registration forms and organizational documents
Correspondence and membership
Correspondence, membership forms, minutes, ballots, surveys, bylaws
Box Folder
3 1
Correspondence
2000-2004
3 2
Correspondence with Five Quail Books
1994
3 3
Correspondence with the Department of the Interior
2002
3 4
Correspondence (miscellaneous)
3 5
Blank forms and letterhead
3 6
Membership
1995-1997
3 7
Membership
1996-1997
3 8
Minutes and bylaws
1993-2002
3 9
Minutes
2000
3 10
Ballots and surveys
1998
3 11
Ballots
1998
Organization records
Membership and records, notes, invoices, documents of incorporation
Box Folder
4 1
CPRG notes and member lists
4 2
Membership forms and dues
4 3
Membership dues
4 4
Miscellaneous CPRG documents and notes
1995-2001
4 5
Invoices
4 6
EBSCO subscription services iInvoices
1997-2004
4 7
Insurance records
2002-2004
4 8
Various invoices
1998-2002
4 9
Miscellaneous notes and business cards
4 10
IRS incorporation documents and CPRG structure papers

II:  Program papers, journals, writing, 1991-2006Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Program papers and Susette Weisheit papers
Box Folder
5 1
Susette Weisheit papers
5 2
Resignation letters
2003
5 3
Funeral of David D. May
5 4
Myers-Briggs personality types papers
5 5
PO Box fees and receipts
1998-2006
5 6
Moab City General Plan draft
5 7
CPRG stickers
5 8
Westwater Canyon documents
5 9
Friends of Westwater
5 10
Westwater Project email correspondence
5 11
Utah Guides and Outfitters
5 12
Utah Guides and Outfitters bylaws and phone book
1990-2003
5 13
Life on the Rocks river education seminar
1999
5 14
Maps
Canada's Northwest Territory; Four Corners States tectonic map
The Confluence, Canyon Legacy, Articles
Box Folder
6 1
The Confluence Journal
1994
6 2
The Confluence Journal
1995-1996
6 3
The Confluence Journal
1997-1999
6 4
Georgie White article for The Confluence Journal
1994
6 5
Poetry
6 6
Articles by Tim Thomas
1994
6 7
Articles (miscellaneous)
6 8
Drawings and sketches
6 9
Photocopied canyon images and comic
1997
6 10
Printed photographs
6 11
Canyon Legacy
1999
6 12
Canyon Legacy
1997-2000
Writing
News clippings, diary of Clyde Eddy, research papers, correspondence
Box Folder
7 1
Upper Salt River vandalism news clippings
1993
7 2
News
7 3
Clyde Eddy diary
1927
7 4
Research papers
7 5
Various writing
7 6
Archive and library papers
1997-2002
7 7
John Weisheit correspondence
1993-2000
7 8
John Weisheit correspondence
2001-2003
7 9
John Weisheit correspondence
Program and Educational papers
Box Folder
8 1
River Rescue
1993
8 2
Nuclear power concerns documents
1993-1995
8 3
Wilderness Utah forms and documents
1995
8 4
Desert Waters Rendezvous
1998
8 5
Life on the Rocks records
1999
8 6
Potash toilet maintenance forms
2000
8 7
River Education seminar
2001
8 8
CPRG Uinta Basin Seminar and Herm Hoops records
2001-2002
8 9
River Guide Seminar records
2001-2004
8 10
River Education seminar
2000
8 11
River Education seminar
2002
8 12
Green River State Park membership
2003
8 13
Gold Bar River Education Seminar
2004
8 14
River Guide training Moab
2005
8 15
The River Trust papers
8 16
Educational papers
8 17
Educational materials
8 18
Geology Education materials
8 19
The Eggert-Hatch River Expeditition
Program papers
Box Folder
9 1
Camping permits
2001-2002
9 2
Camping reservation invoices
2001
9 3
Trip waiver and release forms
2002
9 4
Interpretive trips and interpretive information
9 5
Various program papers
9 6
Splore Accessible Outdoor Adventures
Splore is a Utah based outdoor recreation company that specializes in accessible trips for persons with disabilities
9 7
Guides Defending Constitutional Rights
1997
9 8
Outdoor programs
9 9
Environmental Advocacy correspondence
1995-2005
9 10
Tag a Long Expeditions
1999
Advocacy and Legal Documents
Box Folder
10 1
Glen Canyon Action Network Restoration Celebration and Rendezvous
2000
10 2
Proposed Recommendations of the Grand Canyon Transport Visibility Commission
1996
10 3
Utah Raptor Dinosaur Learning Center fesability study
10 4
Monticello Historic Calendar
1996-1997
10 5
Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund papers
10 6
Federal Register Department of the Interior
2000
10 7
Colorado Pleateau Forum Partnership source book
1995
10 8
Northern Arizona University Institute for Native American studies conference
1998
10 9
Nuclear Regulatory Commission for Atomic Safety
2001
10 10
Low Flow Test San Juan River environmental assessment
2001
10 11
Affidavits
From Utah State Archives
10 12
House Bill 2386
Terms and conditions for use of federal lands by outfitters
2001

III:  Oversize materialsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box
11
CPRG tee shirts

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Corporate Names :
  • Colorado Plateau River Guides (Organization)--Archives
  • Geographical Names :
  • Colorado Plateau--Description and travel
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--Description and travel