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    • Buck, E.O.

    • Buck, E. O.--Interviews ;
      Petroleum engineers ;
      Geologists ;
      Oral histories
    • E. O. Buck was born in Arkansas, grew up in Beaumont, Texas, and later attended Texas A&M University where he studied electrical and petroleum engineering. Upon graduation in 1926 he went to work for the Gulf Oil Company as a geologist on an...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Bostick, Francis

    • Bostic, Francis--Interviews ;
      Petroleum Engineers--Texas--Houston--Interviews ;
      Geologists ;
      Oil industry workers ;
      McCarthy, Glenn Herbert, 1907-1988 ;
      Oral histories
    • Francis Bostick came to Houston in 1929 as chief geologist with the Standlin Oil and Gas Company. In 1932, he left the company to work for Glenn McCarthy, the founder of the Shamrock Hotel. In this oral history, Bostwick discusses his career as a...
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Mitchell, George

    • Mitchell, George Phydias, 1919-; Gas industry -- Texas -- Houston; Businessmen -- Texas -- Houston -- Interviews; Businessmen -- Texas -- Houston -- Biography; Houston (Tex.) -- History -- Anecdotes; Galveston (Tex.) -- History; Oral histories
    • George Phydias Mitchell, oil and gas businessman and developer of an unincorporated planned community 25 miles north of Houston called The Woodlands, is interviewed by Jim Barlow.
    • Houston Oral History Project
    • Hirusaki, George

    • Hirusaki, George J.--Interviews ;
      Japanese American researchers--Interviews ;
      Japanese American engineers--Houston (Tex.) ;
      Fluid power technology
    • Born in Beaumont, Texas, George J. Hirusaki spent his early childhood with his father, a rice farmer in Texas, learning about agriculture and fluid flow. Hirusaki graduated from Lamar University and later earned a Ph.D in chemical engineering from...
    • Houston Oral History Project
    • Petroleum in open-air earthen storage pool

    • Oil Industry
    • Petroleum in open-air earthen storage pool. Metal storage tanks at left margin. Two unidentified men beside pool of petroleum. Includes: Snowden & McSweeney; Pierce Junction Oil Field.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Two men near stream of petroleum flowing on the ground

    • Oil Industry
    • Two men near a stream of petroleum flowing on the ground. Pipelines emerge from oil well in background. Site: "Hull Oil Field near Marshall & Abel Lease".
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Montgomery, Jeff

    • Montgomery, Jeffrey--Interviews ;
      Businessmen--United States--Texas ;
      Kirby Industries ;
      Petroleum--Prospecting--Interviews ;
      Oral histories
    • Jeff Montgomery graduated as a Petroleum engineer, worked in the Air Force and studied Law. He worked in various oil and gas producing companies.
    • HMRC Oral History Collection
    • Petroleum storage tanks

    • Industry
    • View of eight large petroleum storage tanks and an unidentified building.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Port Houston: Volume 1, Number 1

    • periodicals
    • "Houston as a new port is anxious to educate the far corners of the world with its advantages, its possibilities, and its facilities and it is the purpose of this publication to set forth in as thoroughly a comprehensive manner as possible...
    • Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Texas Room, Periodicals
    • Oil flowing toward an open reservoir

    • Oil Industry
    • Oil from an oil well pipe flowing toward an open reservoir. Portion of machinery in background. Pipes of differing diameters connected to the well or can be seen above flowing petroleum at a Gulf Coast Oil field.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Pool of petroleum in open-air reservoir

    • Oil Industry
    • Gulf Coast oil field scene: pool of petroleum in open-air reservoir; oil field equipment operating in distance. Site not identified.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Men at base of oil derrick Well #1

    • Oil Industry
    • Men at base of oil derrick, Well No. 1 at Petroleum Production Company. Four oil derricks in distance.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection
    • Goose Creek Oil Field in Houston Ship Channel

    • Oil Industry ; Oil well drilling, submarine ; Channels, ships ; Wells, oil
    • Goose Creek (Baytown) Oil Field: submerged drilling in Houston Ship Channel. View is toward Morgan's Point, Texas.
    • Frank J. Schlueter / Bank of the Southwest Collection


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