Skip to main content

Capshaw, Walter Leander, 1886-1915



  • Existence: 1886-08-1915-12-25- - 1915

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Dr. Madison T.J. Capshaw Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-1912
Scope and Contents


Physician. Handwritten accounts of Dr. Capshaw's experiences as a physician in early-day Norman, Oklahoma and during the World War I influenza epidemic; and of the childhood of his son, Walter Capshaw. Madison T.J. Capshaw Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1890-1920

Mu Chapter, Phi Mu Alpha, Oklahoma University, 1914. Music fraternity. Members are: back row: Tom Lowry, Dick Lowry, Morrison R. Toomer, Lloyd B. Curtis, C. Reade Bridgewater, Ralph B. Shead; Second row: Henry G. White, Errett R. Newby, William G. Schmidt, Dr. Walter L. Capshaw, Fredrick Holmberg, Charles F. Giard, Harry S. Odermann; Front row: Raymond B. Williams, Dana M. Tisdal, Lewis S. Salter, Raymond Courtright, Wm. Grant Blanchard, and Ray Flood., 1914

 Item — Box Photo B-9, Item: 28
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black and white original prints of the towns of Riverton (Sayre), El Reno, and Doxey, Oklahoma Territory. Also included are photographs of the Benton family, businesses, railroads, and University of Oklahoma students. Joseph Benton Manuscript Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1914

Additional filters:

Archival Object 1
Collection 1
Epidemics -- Oklahoma 1
Influenza -- Oklahoma 1
Medical care -- Oklahoma -- Norman 1
Memoirs 1
Physicians -- Oklahoma 1