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Abe Hendrickson on Rig
Photograph of Abe Hendrickson standing on the Landreth No. 1 Kirk well in Gaines County, Texas in 1936.
Discovery Well
Photograph of the Amerada 1-A Averitt discovery well near Seminole, Texas. The well and a couple of outbuildings are visible.
Joe Hathaway Poses by Rig
Photograph of Joe Hathaway, farm boss, posing in a hat and coat in Gaines County, Texas. The Amerada 1-A Averitt discovery well is visible in the background.
Men Working on Rig
Photograph of men working on the Landreth No. 1 Kirk rig in Gaines County, Texas.
Men Working on Rig
Photograph of men working on the Landreth No. 1 Kirk rig in Gaines County, Texas.
Men Working on Rig
Photograph of the Landreth No. 1 Kirk rig in Gaines County, Texas. Men in work clothes are working on the rig.
Men Working on Rig
Photograph of two men in work clothes working on the Amerada 1-A Averitt discovery well near Seminole, Texas.
Oil Rig
Photograph of the Landreth No. 1 Kirk rig in Gaines County, Texas.
Oil Rig
Photograph of the Landreth No. 1 Kirk rig in Gaines County, Texas. A man can be seen working in the background.
Oil Rig
Photograph of the Landreth No. 1 Kirk rig in Gaines County, Texas. Several pipes are lying on the deck of the rig.
Oil Well
Photograph of the Amerada 1-A Averitt discovery well near Seminole, Texas.
People Watching Pipes
Photograph of four men and a boy watching pipes drain liquid at the Amerada 1-A Averitt discovery well near Seminole, Texas.