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[Gas Blowout at White Point]

Description: Cropped copy-photograph of a gas blowout at White Point, eight miles west of Portland, Texas. A thick stream of gas is spewing upwards from a well. Drilling equipment surrounds the stream. Text below the image says "Great Gas Well at White Point, San Patricio Coun[ty].
Date: unknown
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

[White Point Gas Well]

Description: Cropped copy-photograph of a gas well at White Point. A group of four people are posing in front of the well. Two people are sitting on the back of a horse-drawn wagon to the left, and two people are standing on the right. Poles are scattered about in the foreground. In the background, there are trees. Text below the image says "gas well 8-30-1[?]."
Date: unknown
Partner: Bell/Whittington Public Library

General highway map Harrison County, Texas

Description: Map shows state highways and roads, city boundaries, oil fields, gas fields, and structures in mid-twentieth century Richardson County, Texas. Includes legend and key to counties. Insets: "Harleton," "Woodlawn," "Karnak," and "Elysian Fields." Scale not given.
Date: 1958
Creator: Texas Transportation Planning Division
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Concho County, Texas.

Description: Map shows property tracts boundaries, land grants, landowners, railroads, possibly trails/roads, towns, and watershed for the Concho and Colorado Rivers. Scale [1:66,667].
Date: 1897
Creator: Rosenberg, Evon
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map of Concho County, Texas.

Description: Map shows property tracts boundaries, land grants, landowners, railroads, possibly trails/roads, towns, and watershed for the Concho and Colorado Rivers. Scale [1:66,667].
Date: 1897
Creator: Rosenberg, Evon
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Callahan County.

Description: Map shows early twentieth century Callahan County, Texas property tract boundaries, landowners, land grants, towns, and watershed; Texan Emigration and Land Company; handwritten annotations for petroleum prospecting activity. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [1:66,667].
Date: 1918
Creator: Blucher, Carl, draftsman.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

McCulloch County, Texas : dots show producing wells and wells drilling the Lohn Shallow Field, derricks show deep tests.

Description: Map shows boundaries and holders of oil leases, locations of wells, landowners, towns, railroads, roads, and course of the San Saba and Colorado Rivers and their tributaries. Scale not given. Text on the back of the map discusses oil drilling in McCulloch County, Texas and the geology of the area.
Date: [1910..1930]
Creator: Brady Chamber of Commerce
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Wichita County, Texas.

Description: Map shows locations of oil wells and dry holes in Wichita County; city boundaries, plat numbers, land ownership, and railroads; drilling depth for some dry holes. Includes legend. Scale not given.
Date: [1919..1924]
Creator: Dakan & Vinson
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Opperman's map of the Middle Oil Field, 1883.

Description: Map shows petroleum exploration activity and oil fields for Warren, Forest, Clarion, and portions of adjacent Pennsylvania counties; landowners, property tracts, tract numbers, drilling and well locations, roads, railroads, and towns. Includes explanation. Scale [ca. 1:75,400].
Date: 1883
Creator: Opperman, J.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Gas Well Explosion/Water Cannon

Description: Copy negative of a picture of an unidentified man standing at a water cannon that is spraying water at an area between two hills. The man appears to be taking a photograph of the water spray as it exits the cannon.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Pump

Description: Patent for a well pump. Illustrations included.
Date: December 22, 1908
Creator: De Hymel, Leo Blake
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Check-Valve

Description: Patent for a valve used for well drilling designed to be confine fluid around the pipe. Illustrations included.
Date: September 28, 1909
Creator: Kreiter, Richard F.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Drill

Description: Patent for a drill used for rotary drilling. Illustrations included.
Date: November 19, 1912
Creator: Sullivan, James C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department