[Transport of Offshore Drilling Rig]

[Transport of Offshore Drilling Rig]

Date: unknown
Creator: Christopher Studio
Description: Photograph of an offshore drilling rig, J. Storm VII, being sailed to sea from Port Arthur, TX. The pillars that will support the platform are towering above the rig.
Contributing Partner: Port Arthur Public Library
[Letter from J. C. and Mary A. Barr to Charles B. Moore, December 3, 1865]

[Letter from J. C. and Mary A. Barr to Charles B. Moore, December 3, 1865]

Date: December 3, 1865
Creator: Barr, J. C. & Barr, Mary A.
Description: Letter sent to Charles B. Moore from J. C. Barr discussing oil drilling in Jersey County, the health of acquaintances, railroad construction, farming, weather, as well as other family and local news. The third page of the letter is a segment added by Mary A. Barr discussing family life including visiting and gardening.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
Man Works on Rig

Man Works on Rig

Date: 1941
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a man working on a cable tool rig near the Pontoon Crossing of the Pecos in 1941. The man is dressed in work clothes while working on the equipment.
Contributing Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame
Men Working on Rig

Men Working on Rig

Date: 1941
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of men working on a cable tool rig near the Pontoon Crossing of the Pecos in 1941. The men are dressed in work clothes while working on the equipment.
Contributing Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame
[Transcript of Letter from J. C. and Mary A. Barr to Charles B. Moore, December 3, 1865]

[Transcript of Letter from J. C. and Mary A. Barr to Charles B. Moore, December 3, 1865]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter sent to Charles B. Moore from J. C. Barr discussing oil drilling in Jersey County, the health of acquaintances, railroad construction, farming, weather, as well as other family and local news. The third page of the letter is a segment added by Mary A. Barr discussing family life including visiting and gardening.
Contributing Partner: UNT Archives
Oil Well

Oil Well

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of several unknown men inspecting equipment at an oil well. Various kinds of machinery are visible behind them and there are trees in the background.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Drilling Crew

Drilling Crew

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of an oil drilling site in east Texas with a group of men standing under the oil well. There is a wagon on the left and other equipment in the area.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, Senate Bill 692, Chapter 32

82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, Senate Bill 692, Chapter 32

Date: 2011-04/2011-05
Creator: Texas. Legislature. Senate.
Description: Bill introduced by the Texas Senate relating to exemptions from groundwater conservation district permit requirements.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, Senate Bill 691, Chapter 16

82nd Texas Legislature, Regular Session, Senate Bill 691, Chapter 16

Date: 2011-03/2011-04
Creator: Texas. Legislature. Senate.
Description: Bill introduced by the Texas Senate relating to the exemption from permitting by groundwater conservation districts for certain water wells used for domestic, livestock, and poultry watering purposes.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department