Oil Well

One of 13 postcards in the series: Myrtle L. Brown Collection available on this site.

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Photograph of a postcard of an oil well with the caption, "First load of casing," postmarked October 20, 1911.

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Creator: Unknown. October 20, 1911.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Oklahoma Historical Society Photograph Collection and was provided by Oklahoma Historical Society to The Gateway to Oklahoma History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Oklahoma Historical Society

In 1893, members of the Oklahoma Territory Press Association formed the Oklahoma Historical Society to keep a detailed record of Oklahoma history and preserve it for future generations. The Oklahoma History Center opened in 2005, and operates in Oklahoma City.

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Description

Photograph of a postcard of an oil well with the caption, "First load of casing," postmarked October 20, 1911.

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1 postcard

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Oklahoma Historical Society Photograph Collection

These photographs document individual portraits, street scenes, and pictures of landmarks and buildings taken between 1890 and 1920 across the state of Oklahoma.

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  • October 20, 1911

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  • Nov. 21, 2019, 10:28 a.m.

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Oil Well, postcard, October 20, 1911; (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc1592882/: accessed August 6, 2020), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.