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Photograph of an exterior view of Shell Oil Company refinery at night, ca.1940. The refinery is at center and is a tall structure that is made mostly of metal beams. Several flights of stairs are visible at left, and an extensive network of pipes can be seen near the ground at center. Three tall smokestacks rise up from the pipes at center. There are bright lights in several places high on the structure.
2 photographs : photonegative, photoprint, b&w 21 x 26 cm. negatives (photographic) photographic prints photographs
chs-m12260 USC-2-1-1-12413 [Legacy record ID] CHS-33301 http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m12260 http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-33301.jpg
Industry--Oil--General Petroleum industry and trade Petroleum refineries Shell Oil Company Industrial sites
33301 [Accession number] CHS-33301 [Call number] California Historical Society [Contributing entity] unidentified no: 283 [Identifying number]