Portion of the California Oil Fields Limited Coalinga California

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Title

Portion of the California Oil Fields Limited Coalinga California

Subject

California Oil Fields (Firm) -- Photographs.; Oil fields -- California -- Frenso County -- Photographs.; Oil industries -- California -- Fresno County -- Photographs.; Coalinga (Calif.) -- Economic conditions -- 20th century -- Photographs.

Description

View of California Oil Field operations probably outside of Coalinga, California. Warehouses, offices, and oil derricks visible down the hill. Later, Shell Oil Company purchased California Oil Fields Ltd's property in August 1913 and began development on an extensive scale.

Source

1 Photographic print :b&w ;9 x 14 cm.

Publisher

San Joaquin Valley Library System

Date

between 1914 and 1938

Contributor

Fresno County Public Library

Rights

This image is being made available for educational and research purposes only, under the "fair use" clause of the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) Further questions regarding the image or its use may be directed to the Fresno County Public Library, Heritage Center, 2420 Mariposa St, Fresno, CA 93721. Phone: 559-600-6230 HeritageCenter@fresnolibrary.org

Relation

SJV Photo Heritage

Format

image/jpeg

Language

en

Type

Image

Identifier

frp0012

Coverage

between 1914 and 1938

Files

frp0012a.jpg

Citation

“Portion of the California Oil Fields Limited Coalinga California,” San Joaquin Valley Library System Digital Collections, accessed June 12, 2024, http://digital.sjvls.org/document/1664.

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