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Gaines County

Description: Blue line print of survey map of Gaines County, Texas, showing rivers, creeks, original land grants or surveys, cities, and towns. Scale [ca. 1:228,571] (6000 varas to 7/8 of an inch).
Date: 1922
Creator: McDonald, H. F. & Giles, J. Bascom
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

All-American Cow Outfit

Description: Photograph of the All-American cow outfit on the Higginbotham Ranch in West Texas. Pictured are 8 men on horses and one in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Frank McGill Looking at Cattle

Description: Photograph of Frank McGill and an unidentified man looking at a herd of cattle. They stand next to an automobile.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cattle Raisers Museum

Oil Rig

Description: Photograph of the Landreth No. 1 Kirk rig in Gaines County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Joe Hathaway Poses by Rig

Description: Photograph of Joe Hathaway, farm boss, posing in a hat and coat in Gaines County, Texas. The Amerada 1-A Averitt discovery well is visible in the background.
Date: 1936
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

People Watching Pipes

Description: Photograph of four men and a boy watching pipes drain liquid at the Amerada 1-A Averitt discovery well near Seminole, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Men Working on Rig

Description: Photograph of men working on the Landreth No. 1 Kirk rig in Gaines County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Abe Hendrickson on Rig

Description: Photograph of Abe Hendrickson standing on the Landreth No. 1 Kirk well in Gaines County, Texas in 1936.
Date: 1936
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Men Working on Rig

Description: Photograph of men working on the Landreth No. 1 Kirk rig in Gaines County, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Men Working on Rig

Description: Photograph of the Landreth No. 1 Kirk rig in Gaines County, Texas. Men in work clothes are working on the rig.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Oil Well

Description: Photograph of the Amerada 1-A Averitt discovery well near Seminole, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Oil Rig

Description: Photograph of the Landreth No. 1 Kirk rig in Gaines County, Texas. A man can be seen working in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Oil Rig

Description: Photograph of the Landreth No. 1 Kirk rig in Gaines County, Texas. Several pipes are lying on the deck of the rig.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Men Working on Rig

Description: Photograph of two men in work clothes working on the Amerada 1-A Averitt discovery well near Seminole, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

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
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Gaines County.

Description: Map shows land patents, block and tract numbers, landowners, towns, and railroads; portions of adjacent counties where property boundaries extend beyond county limits. Scale not given.
Date: 1922
Creator: [Texas] General Land Office
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library