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San Antonio City Public Service Annual Report: 1983

Description: The annual report of the City Public Service of San Antonio, Texas, providing a progress report on CPS projects and services, a financial review and financial statements, and other information during fiscal year 1983.
Date: Spring 1983
Creator: City Public Service (San Antonio, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

A Field Guide to Gas Stations in Texas

Description: This field guide is organized as an easy reference book to gas stations in Texas, addressing the history and development of gas stations and oil companies operating in Texas and discussing registration requirements for gas stations.
Date: October 2003
Creator: Jones, W. Dwayne
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[El Paso Police Car Parked by a Mobilgas Billboard]

Description: Photograph of a white El Paso Police car parked in front of a billboard advertising Mobilgas. The car is white, has a loudspeaker on its roof, and has a cross insignia surrounded by the words "Accident Prevention Bureau" and "El Paso Police." The billboard features a painting of an adult horse talking to a young horse and exclaiming that the Mobilgas icon contains America's fastest horse.
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: El Paso Public Library

Standard of Drilling Rig

Description: Cropped copy-photograph of a drilling rig near Taft, Texas. A large wooden platform is raised off the ground. A ladder on the right leads to the top of the platform. A ramp leads up the opposite side of the platform. A large drilling rig is in the middle of the platform. In the middle of the rig is a large pulley.
Date: unknown
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

Chiles Food Store and Post Office

Description: Cropped copy-photograph of Chiles Food Store, Post Office, and Gas Station in Portland, Texas. Three stores are pictured in one building and several gas pumps are in front of the stores. The three signs read, "Texas Star Oil Co.," "U.S. Post Office," and "Food Store." Two people are standing in front of the oil company store.
Date: unknown
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

Willacy Oil Well

Description: Cropped copy-photograph of an oil well west of Portland, TX. A single drilling rig is shown in the middle of a field of wild plants and grasses. A wire fence with stone posts encloses the area around the well. The well is on a raised portion of ground devoid of any of the surrounding plants.
Date: unknown
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[News Script: Engineer of year honored at dinner]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a dinner of the Fort Worth chapter of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers, honoring this year's "Engineer of the Year."
Date: February 24, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Prairie Oil and Gas Company Office Building, Eastland, Texas: Second Floor Framing Plan

Description: Second floor framing plan for an office building commissioned by the Prairie Oil and Gas Company in Eastland, Texas. It features wall edge lines, framing lines, measurements, and labels. Other sections include notes, typical slab section, detail wall beam showing blocking out for S. & S. windows, vault stair, stair from basement, and second floor beam schedule.
Date: August 6, 1919
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Prairie Oil and Gas Company Office Building, Eastland, Texas: Second Floor Plan

Description: Second floor plan for an office building commissioned by the Prairie Oil and Gas Company in Eastland, Texas. It features wall edge lines measurements, door orientation lines, circled numbers, and labels. A door & window schedule is included to the right.
Date: August 6, 1919
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Prairie Oil and Gas Company Office Building, Eastland, Texas: Second Floor Framing Plan

Description: Second floor framing plan for an office building commissioned by the Prairie Oil and Gas Company in Eastland, Texas. It features framing lines, column placement, wall edge lines, and measurements. Other sections include a beam schedule, section thru basement, beam schedule basement, framing plan of floor over basement, and typical detail of interior columns and beams.
Date: October 13, 1919
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Prairie Oil and Gas Company Office Building, Eastland, Texas: Elevation, Door, & Railing Details

Description: Elevation, door, and railing details for an office building commissioned by the Prairie Oil and Gas Company in Eastland, Texas. Sections include a cross section, first floor detail of corridor openings, door "A" basement, door "B" basement, door "C" 1st & 2nd floors, toilet door "E" 1st & 2nd floors, gate "G" 1st floor, main entrance door "A", door "C" basement, door "F" 1st floor, and multiple wooden railing components.
Date: October 13, 1919
Creator: Castle, David S.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.