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Title
Monterey Park oil derrick
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1927
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
A derrick for Browning oil well #1 in Monterey Park, located on the southeast corner of Orange and Garvey Avenue. Owner of the well was L. H. Browning, doing business as Monterey Park Petroleum Corp. He also sold real estate, loans and insurance. A banner strung across the street announces the well. Stock was sold to the public.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00042322
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Industries-Oil-Monterey Park-Browning Oil.; S-007-413 4x5
CARL0000047530
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/101314
Subject
Browning, L. H
Monterey Park Petroleum Corp
Petroleum industry and trade--California--Monterey Park
Oil fields--California--Monterey Park
Oil well drilling rigs--California--Monterey Park

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