[Barges and Oil Derricks]

[Barges and Oil Derricks]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of barges positioned next to one another and oil derricks on top of the barges in Levingston Shipyard. The barge in the foreground was a pipe laying barge built in 1969. It has two gantry cranes, one on each side of the barge and a center control tower. The shipyard was located in the northwest corner of the Island. The buildings in the background belong to the Lutcher & Moore Lumber Company.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Oil Rig on Ship]

[Oil Rig on Ship]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a ship with an oil rig in the middle of open water.
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
Derrick and Fireball

Derrick and Fireball

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Negative of a large fireball engulfing an oil derrick. The lower half of the well is visible, but the upper half is engulfed in flames.
Contributing Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame
Derrick and Fireball

Derrick and Fireball

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Negative of a large fireball engulfing an oil derrick. The lower half of the well is visible, but the upper half is engulfed in flames.
Contributing Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame
Man at Gas Station

Man at Gas Station

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Negative of an old man in a hat standing in front of a gas station.
Contributing Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame
Burning Oil Tank

Burning Oil Tank

Date: unknown
Creator: Jack Nolan
Description: Photograph of a 55,000 barrel oil tank burning. Thick smoke is billowing from the top of the tank.
Contributing Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame
Oil Field Equipment

Oil Field Equipment

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two pictures of oil well machinery. The top picture is an interior view with machines inside a building with windows. The bottom picture is of a group of men standing at the base of an oil well with pipes and equipment.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
[U.S. Army Y-13 Oil Tanker]

[U.S. Army Y-13 Oil Tanker]

Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Description: Photograph of a U.S. Army ship in open water. Painted on the side of the ship is, "Y-13" and there is a man visible on board. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 259, Oil Tanker 'Y-13', Built for U.S. Army, Completed 3-27-43, 162'-6"x27'x12'-8"."
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Oil Barge "LSC #51"]

[Oil Barge "LSC #51"]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a large barge in a drydock close to water. There is a trash oil drum in the foreground and unidentifiable buildings in the background. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "Oil barge 'L.S.C. #51', Built for Anderson Petroleum Co., Completed 6-7-59, 264'x50'x10'3"."
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
[Drilling for Oil]

[Drilling for Oil]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of an oil field. At the lower left hand side of the photograph is printed, "Drilling for the Golden Fluid."
Contributing Partner: Heritage House Museum
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