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[Aeriel view of oil fields at Lake Pelto and Caillou Island], circa 1943

Creator:
Landes, Ruth 1908-1991  Search this
Physical description:
2 photographic prints : black & white ; 8 x 11.5 centimeters
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Louisiana
Date:
1943
circa 1943
Topic:
Oil fields  Search this
Local number:
Image ID landes_photo_louisiana_1940s_06
Image ID landes_photo_louisiana_1940s_34
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Field Photographs of Louisiana 1940s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_287314
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Oil Field-Oklahoma

Collection Creator:
American Petroleum Institute.  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 46
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1924
Collection Restrictions:
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is open for research use.

Technical Access: Viewing film portion of collection requires special appointment; please inquire.
Collection Rights:
Copyright held by the Smithsonian Institution. Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use.
Collection Citation:
American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection, 1860s-1990 (bulk 1955-1990), Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0711-ref209

The Jihadists That Just Attacked Iraq's Oil Fields May Already Have More Than $2 Billion in Assets

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 17:35:13 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_c548095a7458305304918154f3329c76

Oil Field Roughneck, from the Wyoming Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Penny Diane Wolin, born Cheyenne, WY 1953  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 9 5/8 × 9 5/8 in. (24.5 × 24.5 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1979
Topic:
Occupation\labor  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Landscape\Wyoming  Search this
Object\tool  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1716
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1716

Oil Field Mud Engineer, from the Wyoming Documentary Survey Project

Artist:
Penny Diane Wolin, born Cheyenne, WY 1953  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 9 3/8 × 9 3/8 in. (23.9 × 23.9 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1979
Topic:
Figure female\full length  Search this
Occupation\industry\engineering  Search this
Architecture\machine\oil rig  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1769
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1769

certified proof

Issuing authority:
U.S. Department of the Treasury  Search this
Treasurer of the United States:
McClung, Thomas Lee  Search this
Register of the Treasury:
Napier, James Carroll  Search this
Issuing bank:
Oil Field National Bank of Griffithsville  Search this
Depicted:
Harrison, Benjamin  Search this
Manufacturer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 8 in; 34.29 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
certified proof
Object Type:
Exchange Medium
Currency, US
Certified Proof
National Currency
Face
Place issued:
United States: West Virginia, Griffithsville
BEP certification date:
1911-11-23
Plate date:
1911-07-27
Series date:
1902
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteers
Subject:
NNC-Certified Proofs-Face-WV-box 3  Search this
ID Number:
NU.297219.044286
Accession number:
297219
Catalog number:
297219.044286
Bank charter number:
10097
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1507876
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certified proof

Issuing authority:
U.S. Department of the Treasury  Search this
Treasurer of the United States:
McClung, Thomas Lee  Search this
Register of the Treasury:
Napier, James Carroll  Search this
Issuing bank:
Oil Field National Bank of Griffithsville  Search this
Depicted:
McKinley, William  Search this
McCulloch, Hugh  Search this
Manufacturer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 8 in; 34.29 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
certified proof
Object Type:
Exchange Medium
Currency, US
Certified Proof
National Currency
Face
Place issued:
United States: West Virginia, Griffithsville
BEP certification date:
1911-11-23
Plate date:
1911-07-27
Series date:
1902
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteers
Subject:
NNC-Certified Proofs-Face-WV-box 3  Search this
ID Number:
NU.297219.044287
Accession number:
297219
Catalog number:
297219.044287
Bank charter number:
10097
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1507877
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SKF in the oil fields

Author:
SKF Industries, inc  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1939
Topic:
Bearings (Machinery)  Search this
Call number:
31338
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_269299

"Texas? oil field" (on envelope). Active no. 14570 : stereo interpositive

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on glass
1 item, 5" x 7"
Type:
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Texas
Date:
1910
1920
1890-1920
1900-1910
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Oil derricks  Search this
Petroleum  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Trains  Search this
Trucks  Search this
Local number:
RSN 25409
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection 1895-1921
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_163277

Untitled Object

Collector:
W. S. Kew  Search this
C. M. Wagner  Search this
Place:
Ventura County, California, USA
Crowdsourcing:
Available for Transcription
USNM Number:
PAL639142
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Paleogeneral
Pending Types and Unprocessed Collections
NSF ADBC EPICC TCN
Paleobiology
Data Source:
NMNH - Paleobiology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhpaleobiology_13018866
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Oil Fields, 1895-1936

Collection Creator:
American Petroleum Institute.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is open for research use.

Technical Access: Viewing film portion of collection requires special appointment; please inquire.
Collection Rights:
Copyright held by the Smithsonian Institution. Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use.
Collection Citation:
American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection, 1860s-1990 (bulk 1955-1990), Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0711, Subseries 1.20
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American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0711-ref460

Untitled Object

Crowdsourcing:
Available for Transcription
USNM Number:
PAL637735
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Paleogeneral
Pending Types and Unprocessed Collections
NSF ADBC EPICC TCN
Paleobiology
Data Source:
NMNH - Paleobiology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhpaleobiology_13113043
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Untitled Object

Collector:
Ralph Arnold  Search this
Place:
Fresno County, California, USA
Crowdsourcing:
Available for Transcription
USNM Number:
PAL634289
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Paleogeneral
Pending Types and Unprocessed Collections
NSF ADBC EPICC TCN
Paleobiology
Data Source:
NMNH - Paleobiology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhpaleobiology_13112397
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Haynes stellite products in the oil fields 4th ed. revised

Author:
Haynes Stellite Co  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1940
Topic:
Drilling and boring machinery  Search this
Call number:
27651
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_251986

Articles written by Joseph Mountain

Collection Creator:
Mountain, Joseph D., 1902-1970  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1932
Scope and Contents:
"Science Finds Silver Mines in Movie Studios" February 26, 1932 "Beware the Motor Oil GYPS" May 13, 1932 "The Switch Engine of the Air" "Practical Exposure and Development" Miscellaneous Notes
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at http://airandspace.si.edu/permissions
Collection Citation:
Joseph D. Mountain Collection, Acc. 1991-0079, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Joseph D. Mountain Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1991-0079-ref23
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A-B

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Collector:
Johnson, Frederick, 1904-1994  Search this
Churchill, Frank C. (Frank Carroll), 1850-1912  Search this
Davis, Edward H., b. 1862  Search this
Churchill, Clara G.  Search this
Harrington, M. R. (Mark Raymond), 1882-1971  Search this
Harvey, Byron  Search this
Emmons, George Thornton  Search this
Gridley, Marion E. (Marion Eleanor), 1906-1974  Search this
Wildschut, William  Search this
Stiles, William F., 1912-1980  Search this
Verrill, A. Hyatt (Alpheus Hyatt), 1871-1954  Search this
Skinner, Alanson, 1886-1925  Search this
Waterman, T. T. (Thomas Talbot), b. 1885  Search this
Harvey, Fred  Search this
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956  Search this
Lothrop, S. K. (Samuel Kirkland), 1892-1965  Search this
Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred), 1879-1965  Search this
Pepper, George H. (George Hubbard), 1873-1924  Search this
Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950  Search this
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956  Search this
Collection Director:
Dockstader, Frederick J.  Search this
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Collection Source:
Force, Roland W.  Search this
Burnett, Edwin K.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1936 - 1955
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadcast materials from the collection must be requested from the National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation Records, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref8166
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Kuwait Atlas: Oil Fields

Collection Creator::
El-Baz, Farouk  Search this
Container:
Box 10 of 95
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for duration of Farouk El-Baz's lifetime without written permission from Donor. Transferring office; 2/27/1983 Agreement of Transfer; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-262, Farouk El-Baz Papers
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Farouk El-Baz Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa17-262-refidd1e3888

Oil Fields-Unidentified

Collection Creator:
American Petroleum Institute.  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 41
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is open for research use.

Technical Access: Viewing film portion of collection requires special appointment; please inquire.
Collection Rights:
Copyright held by the Smithsonian Institution. Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use.
Collection Citation:
American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection, 1860s-1990 (bulk 1955-1990), Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0711-ref204

Oil Fields-California

Collection Creator:
American Petroleum Institute.  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 43
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is open for research use.

Technical Access: Viewing film portion of collection requires special appointment; please inquire.
Collection Rights:
Copyright held by the Smithsonian Institution. Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use.
Collection Citation:
American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection, 1860s-1990 (bulk 1955-1990), Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0711-ref206

Coalinga-Oil Fields (A)

Collection Creator:
American Petroleum Institute.  Search this
Container:
Box 15, Folder 47
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1912
Collection Restrictions:
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is open for research use.

Technical Access: Viewing film portion of collection requires special appointment; please inquire.
Collection Rights:
Copyright held by the Smithsonian Institution. Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use.
Collection Citation:
American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection, 1860s-1990 (bulk 1955-1990), Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0711-ref770

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