The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 99, July 1995 - April, 1996 Page: 246
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Southwestern Historical Quarterly
Opposite page: Oil field worker, Kilgore, Texas, April 1939, by Russell Lee. Courtesy
Library of Congress.
Lee's timeless image, taken from the recent TSHA publication Picturing Texas:
The FSA-OWI Photographers in the Lone Star State, 1935-1943, by Robert L. Reid, is
a reminder of the importance of the petroleum industry in Texas. There is, how-
ever, much more to the story of the state's economy, as Larry Milner's selected
bibliography of works on Texas business, beginning on page 217, makes clear.
In fact, Texas's business community is one of the most diverse in the United
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