[American Oil Company workers in 1934]

Description:

A group photograph of American Oil workers in 1934. A group of 28 men in light coats or jackets, some wearing shirts and ties, some wearing outdoor work clothes, have gathered for a group photograph. The photograph is taken on a dirt clearing in front of a wooden building. On the back of the photograph in pencil is written "2-14-34." Taped to the back of the photograph is "Donated to Texas City Historical Committee by American Oil Company Sept. 15, 1971."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Creation Date: October 19, 1934
Partner(s):
Moore Memorial Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2006
Usage:
Total Uses: 157
Past 30 days: 6
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 19, 1934
  • Digitized: June 13, 2006
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - Texas City
Era
Oil and Gas, 1901-Present
Date
October 19, 1934
Description:

A group photograph of American Oil workers in 1934. A group of 28 men in light coats or jackets, some wearing shirts and ties, some wearing outdoor work clothes, have gathered for a group photograph. The photograph is taken on a dirt clearing in front of a wooden building. On the back of the photograph in pencil is written "2-14-34." Taped to the back of the photograph is "Donated to Texas City Historical Committee by American Oil Company Sept. 15, 1971."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 10 1/2 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-01
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth15334
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public