Photograph collection of the ISGS Oil Department - Album A
Official Photograph Album of the Oil department, State Geological Survey. R.S. Blatchley";
Also known as "Album A";
See also ISGS Bulletin 22;
Photographs show effects of oil and saltwater on surface waters; oil wells; derricks; pumping jacks; Ohio Oil Company's pumping station in Stoy, Illinois; railroad oil tank cars; power house; nitro-glycerine magazine; oil stores; oil tank farm; tank fire accident; Red Cross Railroad car used as a classroom for first-aid instruction;
Oil and gas development;
Illinois State Geological Survey Bulletin 22
Manuscripts, maps, fieldnotes, and photographs may be viewed in-house only. Please contact the ISGS Special Collections Curator, Anne Huber, for an appointment at 217-300-0005 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Monday thru Friday, 8am-noon or 1pm-5pm.