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Indiana authors and their books 1917-1966.
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SNIDER, LUTHER CROCKER: 1882-1947.

Luther Crocker Snider was born in Mount Summit, Ind., on Sept. 13, 1882, the son of John and Lou Leath Snider. He received the degrees of A.B. in 1908 and A.M. in 1909 from Indiana University and the Ph.D. degree in 1915 from the University of Chicago. He married Ruth Gladys Marshall on March 31, 1907, and they had two children, Hester Bernice and John Luther. Snider taught in Indiana public schools prior to being associated with the Oklahoma Geological Survey, 1909-15. He was a geologist for several oil companies from 1915 to 1940 and became professor of geology at the University of Texas in 1941. He worked as an editor, 1933-37, and was president of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists in 1940. Snider wrote many geological bulletins and died on May 24, 1947.

Information from Who Was Who in America.

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