[Magnolia Petroleum Company building construction]

Description:

Photograph of construction of a Magnolia Petroleum Company building, being built by Alcorn Combustion Company, showing a steel structure by John Dollinger Jr., Inc. Two men are standing near the structure on the left and another is on the far right side of the photograph. Two workers can be seen within the building on the left, each wearing a hard hat. A crane at the top of the structure says "The Lummus Company." Several stacks of lumber are seen scattered in areas around the site. John Dollinger Jr., Inc. also provided breechings and a stack for a heater for the project. Handwritten on the back of the photo, "H catin Steel - Magnolia Petroleum Co. Alcor" Stamped on the back of the photograph is "BM Photography Business Men's Studio Beaumont, Texas"

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: November 11, 1953
Partner(s):
Tyrrell Historical Library
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 6
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 11, 1953
Coverage:
Place
United States
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
November 11, 1953
Description:

Photograph of construction of a Magnolia Petroleum Company building, being built by Alcorn Combustion Company, showing a steel structure by John Dollinger Jr., Inc. Two men are standing near the structure on the left and another is on the far right side of the photograph. Two workers can be seen within the building on the left, each wearing a hard hat. A crane at the top of the structure says "The Lummus Company." Several stacks of lumber are seen scattered in areas around the site. John Dollinger Jr., Inc. also provided breechings and a stack for a heater for the project. Handwritten on the back of the photo, "H catin Steel - Magnolia Petroleum Co. Alcor" Stamped on the back of the photograph is "BM Photography Business Men's Studio Beaumont, Texas"

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

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Keyword(s): John Dollinger, Jr., Inc. | Business Men's Studio | Magnolia Petroleum Company | BM Photography
Contributor(s):
Series Title: John Dollinger, Jr., Inc. Records
Partner:
Tyrrell Historical Library
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AC604-A01-001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth427089
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image