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Damaged Derrick

Description: Photograph of the a collapsed oil derrick on an icy hill at the California Company's Richardson Number One oil well site in Mitchell County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Dentist's Office in Snow

Description: Negative of the outside of a dentist's office (Dr. Clark's) during the winter. The snow covered office was in Odessa, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Derrick and Fireball

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.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Derrick and Fireball

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.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Derrick in Breckenridge

Description: Photograph on postcard of a wooden oil derrick set up in the town of Breckenridge, Texas. Cars and people cover the towns streets around the derrick.
Date: unknown
Creator: The Texas Studio
Item Type: Postcard

Derricks from Train Roof

Description: Photograph on postcard of several oil derricks from the roof of a train. The hand brakes and walkway for the brakeman are visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Derricks in Breckenridge

Description: Photograph on postcard of the town of Breckenridge, Texas. Oil derricks rise above the buildings all over the town.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Derricks in Desdemona

Description: Photograph on postcard of Desdemona, Texas. Oil derricks tower over the other buildings, seemingly hundreds visible stretching back to the horizon.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Derricks over Desdemona

Description: Photograph on postcard of Desdemona, Texas from the south side. Oil derricks tower over the other buildings, hundreds visible stretching back to the horizon.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard

Destroyed Well

Description: Photograph of a destroyed oil well near Hobbs, Texas. The well was destroyed when a 2,000 foot drill pipe was blown 500 feet into the air by an underground air pocket.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Dining Room

Description: Photograph of several members of the Shell Oil houseboat crew eating at a long table in the houseboat dining room.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Dirt Road

Description: Negative of a view of Odessa, Texas from a dirt road. Some buildings can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Discovery Well

Description: Photograph of the Amerada 1-A Averitt discovery well near Seminole, Texas. The well and a couple of outbuildings are visible.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Drill Bit

Description: Negative of an Appleby drill bit. This bit is used for drilling oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Drill Bit

Description: Negative of an Appleby drill bit. This bit is used for drilling oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Drill Bit

Description: Negative of an Appleby drill bit. This bit is used for drilling oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Drill Bit

Description: Negative of an Appleby drill bit. This bit is used for drilling oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Drill Bit

Description: Negative of an Appleby drill bit. This bit is used for drilling oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Drill Bit

Description: Negative of an Appleby drill bit. This bit is used for drilling oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Drill Bit

Description: Negative of an Appleby drill bit. This bit is used for drilling oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Drill Bit

Description: Negative of an Appleby drill bit. This bit is used for drilling oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Drill Bit

Description: Negative of an Appleby drill bit. This bit is used for drilling oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Drill Bit

Description: Negative of an Appleby drill bit. This bit is used for drilling oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph