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[Photograph 2012.201.B0957.0430]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "New landmark in the Oklahoma Panhandle, this all-steel derrick in Guyman, was erected as a monument to the petroleum industry. The 96-foot derrick, located in a shopping center, was furnished by Kerr-McGee Oil Industries, Inc., and Phillips Petroleum Co. The Guymon Chamber of Commerce will develop a tourist area around the site."
Date: December 6, 1962
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0957.0415]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Q: Why is it that the grounds at Northeast High School are the worst kept of any in town? A: It's that old oil well on the grounds that's causing the problem, Dr. Wallace Smith, director of buildings and grounds for the OKC school board, says. Dr. Smith said efforts are being made to remove the well, and clean up the area."
Date: October 14, 1969
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0957.0426]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "This giant offshore drilling unit - the Gulftide - is being towed to a drilling site in the North Sea to drill a well for Phillips Petroleum Co., Bartlesville."
Date: October 13, 1971
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0957.0412]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Oilfield workers Friday continued an effort to shut off a wild gas well at Hobbs, N. M. The well blew its top February 2 and every day since then has spewed enough gas in the air to meet the needs of a city with a population of 340,000."
Date: February 13, 1953
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0957.0403]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Looking like a giant movie projector, Bethlehem Steel's Alpha I oil well pump is still being evaluated by the company. This well is located in southeast Oklahoma City, near Crossroads Mall."
Date: September 3, 1981
Creator: Southerland, Paul
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0957.0431]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Barge drilling Pan Am's No. 1 Cook Inlet before blowout. Alaska's spring thaw means resumption of drilling in the Cook Inlet by Pan American Petroleum Corp., Tulsa. The snowy peaks of the Aleutian Mountain range appear through the haze in background."
Date: May 3, 1963
Creator: Pan American Petroleum Photo
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society