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Decker, Charles Elijah, 1868-1958



  • Existence: 1868 - 1958-

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Charles Elijah Decker Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-154
Scope and Contents


University of Oklahoma professor. General correspondence (1911-1957); papers (1923-1950) of the University of Oklahoma chapter of the geology fraternity, Sigma Gamma Epsilon; correspondence (1925-1942), membership lists, and expense records (1934-1935) from the Oklahoma Academy of Science; manuscripts, reprints and research correspondence (1932-1934, n.d.) from Decker's research on Oklahoma geology and on graptolites; correspondence (1925-1946) and notebooks (n.d.) concerning the Methodist Episcopal Church in Norman, Oklahoma; correspondence and printed material (1931-1952) concerning the University of Oklahoma; and correspondence and printed material (1913-1955) from various universities and geological associations. Charles Elijah Decker Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1861-1957

Decker, Charles Elijah (1868–1958)

 Collection — Box Photo D-14
Identifier: WHC-P-2346
Scope and Contents

Black-and-white original prints of glaciers and mountains in Colorado, and land formations near Clayton, Overbrook, and El Reno, Oklahoma, and the Arbuckle Mountains. Photographs of fossils and dinosaur bones are also included. Unpublished finding aid available.

Dates: ca. 1927-1930