Chamber Banquet at Rose Field House

Description:

Photograph of an unidentified man standing at a podium at the Chamber of Commerce banquet in the Rose Field House. There is a floral centerpiece in front of the podium. In the background, there is a large sign with an illustration of a man wearing a hard hat and carrying a wrench; text above the man says "Petroleum," and to the left of the man says "Petroleum Pete." To the right of the man, there are illustrations of Texas with a zoom-in of Taylor County and the surrounding counties. There are illustrations of drops of oil with text inside of them; the text says "Lift Costs (Oil Production) $20,020,452," and "Production to Royalty Owners $25,030,296."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Taylor County - Abilene
Creation Date: 1953  
Partner(s):
Hardin-Simmons University Library
Collection(s):
Abilene Photograph Collection
Abilene Library Consortium
Usage:
Total Uses: 5
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1953
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Taylor County - Abilene
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
1953  
Description:

Photograph of an unidentified man standing at a podium at the Chamber of Commerce banquet in the Rose Field House. There is a floral centerpiece in front of the podium. In the background, there is a large sign with an illustration of a man wearing a hard hat and carrying a wrench; text above the man says "Petroleum," and to the left of the man says "Petroleum Pete." To the right of the man, there are illustrations of Texas with a zoom-in of Taylor County and the surrounding counties. There are illustrations of drops of oil with text inside of them; the text says "Lift Costs (Oil Production) $20,020,452," and "Production to Royalty Owners $25,030,296."

Physical Description:

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): banquets | Rose Field House
Partner:
Hardin-Simmons University Library
Collection:
Abilene Photograph Collection
Collection:
Abilene Library Consortium
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 92-07409-124
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth57269
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image