[An aerial view of the American Oil storage tank farm in Texas City in 1935]

Description:

An aerial photograph of the white and black storage tanks in the American Oil Tank farm in Texas City. Some other refinery buildings can be seen about mid-photograph, behind the storage tanks. On the back of the photograph is written in pencil "1935." Taped to the back of the photograph is a label reading "Donated to Texas City Historical Committee by American Oil Company September 15, 1971."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Creation Date: 1935  
Partner(s):
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Usage:
Total Uses: 377
Past 30 days: 13
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1935
  • Digitized: June 13, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Era
Oil and Gas, 1901-Present
From January 1, 1935 to December 31, 1935
Description:

An aerial photograph of the white and black storage tanks in the American Oil Tank farm in Texas City. Some other refinery buildings can be seen about mid-photograph, behind the storage tanks. On the back of the photograph is written in pencil "1935." Taped to the back of the photograph is a label reading "Donated to Texas City Historical Committee by American Oil Company September 15, 1971."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 10 3/4 x 13 1/2 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AMIOIL-03
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth15332
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public