Overview of the Collection
Special Collections & Archives
University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire
P.O. Box 4004
105 Garfield Ave.
Eau Claire, WI 54702 – 4004
Reference Code: USGZE UHC131
Accession Number: 85-77, 85-78, 89-95, 96-66. 07-117
Collection Number: University Historical Collection 131
Creators: Eau Claire (Wis.)
Title: Eau Claire Economic and Natural Resources Development Collection
Dates: 1876-1983, bulk 1950-1983
Quantity: 1 linear foot (1 record carton)
Location of Collection: A10/1c
Languages: Collection materials are in English.
Summary: An eclectic assortment of reports, pamphlets, brochures, and booster literature about Eau Claire area industry, commerce, and natural resources management.
This eclectic assortment of materials documents the history of industry and its supporting infrastructure in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Materials include information about the development of the Eau Claire water works, transit studies, reports and studies conducted by the city’s Department of Public Works, economic promotional literature, and commerce directories. Particularly well represented are various forms of booster literature and materials pertaining to water resources in the area: drinking water, waste water, flooding, and the management of Half Moon Lake.
Acquisition Information: Donated to the University Archives and Special Collections, University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire prior to March 2006.
Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public.
Use Restrictions: Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright not owned by the University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire.
Preferred Citation: Eau Claire Economic and Natural Resources Development Collection, 1875-1983. UHC 131. Special Collections & Archives. McIntyre Library. University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire. Eau Claire, WI.
Processing Note: Processed by Colleen McFarland in July 2007
Arrangement: Flat arrangement
Corporate Names: Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce (Eau Claire, Wis.)
Natural resources – Wisconsin – Eau Claire
Industries – Wisconsin – Eau Claire
Infrastructure (economic) – Wisconsin – Eau Claire
Geographical Terms: Eau Claire (Wis.) -- History
Detailed List of Contents
Eau Claire, Wisconsin: A Good Place to Work
Look at Eau Claire: An Industrial Study
Eau Claire Industrial Review
Howdy Neighbor: Welcome to Eau Claire
Elk Creek Lake Development Ad
Economic Adjustment Program
Eau Claire Has the Green Light
Prospectus and Official Notice of Sale [of City Bonds]
Eau Claire Transit Study
Facts and Figures on Eau Claire and Eau Claire Trade Territory
Eau Claire County Outdoor Recreation Plan
Greater Eau Claire, WI
Wastewater Treatment Facilities
Comprehensive Community Plan
Traffic Corridor Studies
1975, 1977, 1983
A Master Plan for the City of Eau Claire
Report on Half Moon Lake, Well Water Supply and Treatment Study
Report on Half Moon Lake, Outlet Structure
Report on Half Moon Lake, Restoration Committee
Proposed Municipal Goals
Report on Relief from Iron and Manganese in the Public Water Supply
Wisconsin Industrial Business Retention and Expansion Study
Northern Wisconsin: Opportunities along the C., St. P. , M & O Railroad
Authorization to Construct Water Works
Brochure against Municipal Ownership of Electric Works
Eau Claire Water Works Rates, Rules & Regulations
The Eau Claire Story
Eau Claire City Annual Reports
WEAU’s 15th Anniversary Highlights
Flood Plain Information
West Central Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission Materials
Comprehensive Master Plan of Altoona