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Oil Well

Description: Copy negative of several unknown men inspecting equipment at an oil well. Various kinds of machinery are visible behind them and there are trees in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Drilling Crew

Description: Copy negative of an oil drilling site in east Texas with a group of men standing under the oil well. There is a wagon on the left and other equipment in the area.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man Works on Rig

Description: Photograph of a man working on a cable tool rig near the Pontoon Crossing of the Pecos in 1941. The man is dressed in work clothes while working on the equipment.
Date: 1941
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

Men Working on Rig

Description: Photograph of men working on a cable tool rig near the Pontoon Crossing of the Pecos in 1941. The men are dressed in work clothes while working on the equipment.
Date: 1941
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, Library and Hall of Fame

[Transport of Offshore Drilling Rig]

Description: Photograph of an offshore drilling rig, J. Storm VII, being sailed to sea from Port Arthur, TX. The pillars that will support the platform are towering above the rig.
Date: unknown
Creator: Christopher Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Transcript of Letter from J. C. and Mary A. Barr to Charles B. Moore, December 3, 1865]

Description: Transcript of a letter sent to Charles B. Moore from J. C. Barr discussing oil drilling in Jersey County, the health of acquaintances, railroad construction, farming, weather, as well as other family and local news. The third page of the letter is a segment added by Mary A. Barr discussing family life including visiting and gardening.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from J. C. and Mary A. Barr to Charles B. Moore, December 3, 1865]

Description: Letter sent to Charles B. Moore from J. C. Barr discussing oil drilling in Jersey County, the health of acquaintances, railroad construction, farming, weather, as well as other family and local news. The third page of the letter is a segment added by Mary A. Barr discussing family life including visiting and gardening.
Date: December 3, 1865
Creator: Barr, J. C. & Barr, Mary A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections