[Gas Blowout at Orangefield, Texas]

Description:

Photograph of a derrick with steam shooting up from it. Description on the photo reads, "Gas blowout, July 29, 1921, Orange, Texas, Tremendous fog of gas, sand, rock, and oil. Could be seen and heard for ten miles. Hogan"

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Orange County - Orangefield
Creation Date: July 29, 1921
Partner(s):
Heritage House Museum
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 102
Past 30 days: 12
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 29, 1921
  • Digitized: April 14, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Orange County - Orangefield
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Photograph of a derrick with steam shooting up from it. Description on the photo reads, "Gas blowout, July 29, 1921, Orange, Texas, Tremendous fog of gas, sand, rock, and oil. Could be seen and heard for ten miles. Hogan"

Physical Description:

1 photographic print: b&w; 8 x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): blowouts
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Heritage House Museum
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: hhm_00665
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth37205
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image