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Title
Valley area oil wells flow steadily
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1957
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated October 26, 1957 reads, "Modern day derrick - Modern 143-foot Lee C. Moore cantilever mast costing $800,000 and equipped to explore for oil is being used by Superior Oil Co. to exploit Newhall Land & Farming Company's holdings southeast of Honor Ranch at Castaic. Steel derricks outmoded wooded rigs years ago and offer greater safety to crewmen who work round the clock."; See images #00115069 through #00115073 for all photos in this series.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;17 x 11 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00115071
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d016_f26_i27
CARL0005307266
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/48940
Subject
Petroleum industry and trade--California--Castaic
Oil well drilling rigs--California--Castaic
Oil industries--California--Castaic
Petroleum--California--Castaic
Oil wells--California--Castaic
Castaic (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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