Gulf Oil Gusher

Description:

Photograph on postcard of a Gulf Oil Company oil well in Breckenridge, Texas spouting a 12,000 bbl. gusher. Oil is blasted high into the air over the derrick.

Creator(s): The Texas Studio
Location(s): United States - Texas - Stephens County - Breckenridge
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Usage:
Total Uses: 661
Past 30 days: 41
Yesterday: 2
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Place
United States - Texas - Stephens County - Breckenridge
Era
Oil and Gas, 1901-Present
Description:

Photograph on postcard of a Gulf Oil Company oil well in Breckenridge, Texas spouting a 12,000 bbl. gusher. Oil is blasted high into the air over the derrick.

Note:

From the J. D. Bonner Collection

Physical Description:

1 postcard : b&w ; 5 x 3 in.

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Keyword(s): oil derricks | gushers | Breckenridge | oil
Partner:
Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PBPM_72-017-020
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth49857
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image