Included are 32 diaries, 1947-1978 (1955 is missing) of engineer Charles E. Kolodzey of Texas with entries of varying length and regularity. The author mentions activities related to work, family and social life. There are also photographs and slides of Charles Kolodzey from his work and personal life. Charles E. Kolodzey designed and constructed the first offshore oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico.
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Charles E. Kolodzey Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Finding Aid Revisions:
Finding aid revised by Benjamin Bromley in May 2011 due to an addition.