Texas Tech University - Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library
Bulks with records relating to expired (1926-1965), plugged (1940-1965), and producing (1937-1952) oil leases (33,317). These records are subdivided by county and the individual lease names. Also, bulks with ledgers (1927-1962) which pertain to business finances, leases, payroll, company minutes, and oil runs. Contains materials related to drilling activity (1925-1955). Subdivided by county, these include geologic reports, maps, and profit/loss statements. Also, includes significant amounts of Perini Mining Company records and general business correspondence including letters to or about business associates Albert Dearth, John Hensley, F.T. Quiett, Wayne Sell. Also contains incorporation records and minutes of the Oil States Exploration Company which operated from 1936 to 1940 are included
Texas Tech University - Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library
Includes printed material, newspaper clippings, photographs, office records, financial documents, and motion pictures all relating to the West Texas milieu
Columbia University
Correspondence, memoranda, clippings, and research material of William Brownlee Welsh. Subjects include civil rights, immigration law, Joseph R. McCarthy, refugee problems, and tidelands oil
Columbia University
Ohio State University; early interest in petroleum industry; experiences as geologist in Texas and Louisiana oilfields for M.L. Benedum during 1920s and 1930s; oilbearing formations, leasing, financing, drilling, pipelines; Air Corps during World War II, development of aviation gasoline facilities world-wide; history and description of Benedum holdings; role and influence of M.L. Benedum
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Correspondence between Strever and William Eno, lawyer and promoter, also of Pine Plains, N.Y., relating to Strever's oil drilling and leasing operations with partner Benjamin Tupper at Tarr Farm, Venango County, Pa., Eno's activities to secure credit for Strever, and Strever's belief that his mounting debts could be paid off
University of Oklahoma - Bizzell Memorial Library
Historian. Correspondence (1985-1999) and research materials (1904-2000) compiled by Ray Miles for his dissertation and biography on oilman Thomas Baker Slick, titled King of the Wildcatters: The Life and Times of Tom Slick, 1883-1930
Senator John Heinz History Center
Typescript of an address for the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania 1936 tour
University of Texas Libraries
Papers relate to genealogy, history, and biography of Hogg and members of his family; to his career; to Progressivism in Texas including antitrust legislation during and after Hogg's gubernatorial administrations, the "Hogg Laws," municipal reforms, tax reform, control of lobbying, regulation of the oil and gas industry and of the insurance industry, securities regulation, railroad regulation and the establishment of the Texas Railroad Commission; to other aspects of Hogg's gubernatorial administrations including interest in and development of The University of Texas and other state educational institutions and the promotion of state historical and archival facilities and resources; to other gubernatorial administrations
University of Texas Libraries
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University of Texas Libraries
Papers concerned with the career of Batts (1864-1935), attorney, judge, educator, relate to land transactions; early history of Bastrop; Batts's activities as an attorney in Bastrop and Austin; his association with The University of Texas as a law student, a professor of law, and a member of the Board of Regents; and his professional activities as Texas counsel in the Waters-Pierce case, as United States judge of Circuit Court of Appeals, and as general counsel for the Gulf Petroleum Company. Materials dealing with The University of Texas concern the constitutional amendment fight of 1913-1914 over state tax to support both The University of Texas and Texas A & M College, the Ferguson Controversy, and recommendations for the selection of presidents. Papers include correspondence, reminiscences, college papers, minutes, deeds, plats, surveys, account papers, bonds, and legal papers


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