California Company Men Standing in Snow Metadata

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  • Main Title California Company Men Standing in Snow


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  • Content Description: Photograph of members of the California Company (William Simpson, Leonard Orynski, and Earl Cramer) standing in the snow with Colorado City banker Maxwell Thomas. The men are standing next to their car, all wearing jackets and hats.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 9 cm.


  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Weather and Climate
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Business, Economics and Finance - Oil and Gas - Companies
  • Named Person: Cramer, Earl
  • Named Person: Simpson, William
  • Named Person: Orynski, Leonard
  • Named Person: Thomas, Maxwell
  • Keyword: California Company
  • Keyword: winter
  • Keyword: snow

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Mitchell County
  • Time Period: new-sou
  • Coverage Date: 1923


  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2009
    Code: SG09


  • Name: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame
    Code: PBPM

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: PBPM_82-013-019
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth50095


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: CS creationHardware: Epson Perfection V750-M Pro