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[Oil Derrick]

Description: Copy negative of a group of people standing in front of the base of a wooden oil derrick, with a car parked on the far right. Lorene Jones stands in the middle of the group, and a tall man with a hat, Dr. P. E. Jones, the owner of the farm, stands next to her.
Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

Energy developments and the transportation infrastructure in Texas

Description: "This report describes the work completed to measure the impact of increased level of energy-related activities on the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) right-of-way and infrastructure, as well as develop recommendations to reduce and manage TxDOT's exposure and risk resulting from those activities."
Date: March 2012
Creator: Quiroga, CeĢsar A.; Fernando, E. G. & Oh, Jeongho
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[Oil Storage Facility]

Description: Photograph of an oil storage facility that is under construction. This photo is part of the Southwestern Mechanical Company Photograph Album.
Date: unknown
Creator: Hinsdale and Bryant
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Geological map of East Texas.

Description: Map shows oil and gas drilling and producing activity; oil and gas fields, pipelines, pump stations, well ownership, railroads, counties, and towns. Includes legend, indexes, and key to geological formations. Insets: "U.S.G.S. Report showing formations (Bulletin 661)," "Index to Oil Fields," and "Index to Wells (outside proven fields)." Scale [ca. 1:757,000].
Date: 1921
Creator: Oil City Map Co.
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Release of Oil and Gas Lease

Description: Release document of an oil and gas lease between the Roxana Petroleum Corporation and Carl Harton and his wife Christiane Harton. The document states that the petroleum company is relinquishing 70 acres of property in Wharton County, along with all rights, to the Hartons. Signatures were made on the bottom by the vice-president of the corporation and a notary. When closed, on the back, the top quarter of the document condenses the document into two lines of text that read, "Release of Oil and Gas Lease Roxana Petroleum Corporation To."
Date: February 14, 1927
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Babe Hansen & Michael Brodsgaard in Car

Description: Photograph of a young boy and man in a car with the top down. According to accompanying information and a hand-written notation on the back of the photograph, they are at Danevang Filling Station. Additionally, the names Babe Hansen and Michael Brodsgaard have also been supplied. Babe is the man in the driver's side seat and Michael is the young boy climbing the car from the back door. They both wear plaid shirts and light-colored pants.
Date: 1948
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Oil Truck

Description: Copy negative of two images of a truck. The top image shows a truck with a tank of what is probably oil attached to it. The bottom image shows Sid Raper standing by a truck out on a field.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Oil Truck

Description: Copy negative of Pettus Oil & Refining Co. There are buildings in the back, storage tanks, trucks and cars, and a railroad in front.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Oil Truck

Description: Copy negative of an oil truck on a field. There is an unknown driver inside the truck, there is a big tank attached to the back of the truck. "Pettus Oil & Refining CO." reads on the door of the truck.
Date: unknown
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library