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Edwards, C.E. "Chuck"
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UH - Houston History Project. Edwards, C.E. "Chuck" - Edwards audio, 1 of 2. April 30, 2003. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. September 23, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/houhistory/item/831/show/829.

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UH - Houston History Project. (April 30, 2003). Edwards, C.E. "Chuck" - Edwards audio, 1 of 2. Oral Histories from the Houston History Project. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/houhistory/item/831/show/829

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Title Edwards, C.E. "Chuck"
Creator (LCNAF)
  • UH - Houston History Project
Interviewer (LCNAF)
  • Priest, Tyler
Date April 30, 2003
Description Mr. C. E. "Chuck" Edwards served in the Pacific during World War II and received his degree in geological engineering in 1949 from the University of Tulsa. He went to work for Standard Oil of Texas (SoTex) in Midland, TX and worked on seismic crews in West Texas through 1956. He became a supervisor in Houston and helped start the company's Seismic Integration Group. He was also involved in the geophysical research arm of SoCal. He was assistant chief geophysicist at SoTex until 1962 and then assistant chief geophysicist for SoCal. In 1964, he became chief geophysicist for Chevron West in Denver. In 1969 he went back to SoTex as chief geophysicist. In 1970, when SoTex was shut down by Chevron, he became chief geophysicist for the parent company, a position he stayed in for fifteen years until he retired in 1985 after the merger with Gulf Oil. Mr. Edwards now works as a consultant.
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Energy development
Subject.Name (LCNAF)
  • Edwards, C.E.
Subject.Geographic (TGN)
  • Houston, Texas
Genre (AAT)
  • interviews
Language English
Format (IMT)
  • audio/mp3
Original Item Location ID 2006-005, Box 3, HHA 00156
Original Collection Oral Histories - Houston History Project
Original Collection URL http://archon.lib.uh.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=231
Digital Collection Oral Histories from the Houston History Project
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/houhistory
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections
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File name index.cpd
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  • University of Houston/History International
Item Description
Title Edwards audio, 1 of 2
Date April 30, 2003
Original Collection Oral Histories – Houston History Project http://archon.lib.uh.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=231
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Use and Reproduction Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner. For more information please see the UH Digital Library Fair Use policy on the "About" page of this website.
File name hhaoh_201207_038a.mp3