Hendrick Oil Well

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Photograph of an oil well in the #2 Hendrick Field in Winkler County, Texas. The well is covered in snow and ice.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2009 and was provided by Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 31 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame collections are diverse in content, covering life of the West Texas ranching heritage, life in the Permian Basin boom towns, and early oilfield camps. The images date from the 1890s to 1950s.

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Description

Photograph of an oil well in the #2 Hendrick Field in Winkler County, Texas. The well is covered in snow and ice.

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 14 cm.

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From the Frank Forsythe Collection

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

Rescuing Texas History 2009, presents local history materials from sixteen partners: Arlington Public Library & Fielder House, Austin History Center, Bee County Historical Commission, Dallas Municipal Archives, El Paso Public Library, French Legation Museum, Matthews Land & Cattle Company, LBJ Museum of San Marcos, Northeast Lakeview College, Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library & Hall of Fame, Port Arthur Public Library, River Valley Pioneer Museum, Stephen F. Austin Association, University of Texas at San Antonio, and University of Houston-Victoria Library. Funding was provided by the Summerlee Foundation of Dallas.

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  • 1928 - 1934

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 10, 2009, 2:51 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 13, 2009, 4:32 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Hendrick Oil Well, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth49967/: accessed September 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame.