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Snowy Oil Field

Description: Photograph of an oil field (the Hendrick Lease) in the winter. Oil derricks are visible from the snow covered ground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Harry Goode and Bill Stewart Boxing

Description: Photograph of two members of the Shell Oil seismologist crew, Harry Goode and Bill Stewart, boxing for recreation. There is a house behind them, and several people are watching the match from the porch.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Earle Johnson Holding Rod

Description: Photograph of a man holding a rod from a drill. The man, Earle Johnson, is a member of the seismograph team from Shell Oil.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Seismograph Crew on Porch

Description: Photograph of several workers, members of the Shell Oil seismograph crew, standing and sitting on the porch of a white house.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Men Posing for Picture

Description: Photograph of several workers lined up for a portrait. They are in two rows, the front row sitting on the ground, the back standing. The workers are members of the Shell Oil seismograph crew. Cars are lined up behind the men.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Shell Oil Drillers by Truck

Description: Photograph of two men (drillers) from the seismograph team from Shell Oil. The two drillers are in muddy coveralls, posing next to a truck. The back of the truck is loaded with barrels.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Group Around Hole

Description: Photograph of a group of men, members of the seismograph team from Shell Oil, working on a seismograph in a hole in the ground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Workers Cleaning Well

Description: Photograph of the Powell #2 oil well in Crockett County, Texas. There are three workers in work clothes cleaning the well.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Men with Bags

Description: Photograph of two men in suits carrying bags. The men are called "Harry and Sherry", and the photo is taken in Ackerly, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Man by Canal

Description: Photograph of a Shell Oil employee, referred to as Mr. Ditman, in a suit. Hat in hand, he is standing on a wooden deck with water in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Gulf Oil Workers by Truck

Description: Photograph of several men posing on and around a Gulf Oil Company truck. Jesse J. Williams is the man in the center and J. D. Bonner is on the left. The other men are unidentified.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

Line of Cars

Description: Photograph of several cars lined up along the road. Members of the Shell Oil seismograph party stand next to their vehicles. Several houses are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph