Guide to the California Oil Collection, 1905-1914

Processed by Special Collections staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Patricia White
Department of Special Collections
Green Library
Stanford University Libraries
Stanford, CA 94305-6004
Phone: (650) 725-1022
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
© 1997
The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Guide to the California Oil Collection, 1905-1914

Collection number: M0078

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
1964
Encoded by:
Patricia White
© 1997

Descriptive Summary

Title: California Oil Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1905-1914
Collection number: Special Collections M0078
Creator: Newsom, J. F.
Extent: 250 items
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions:

None.

Provenance:

Acquired from W. P. Hammond

Publication rights:

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to reproduce or publish, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] California Oil Collection, M0078, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

This collection consists of reports on oil producing districts in Kern County and Santa Maria, California; data on exports from California ports, prices, and production figures; maps of oil districts; and a report on M. J. and M. & M. Consolidated Co. of California.

CONTAINER LIST

Box 1, Folder 1

J. F. Newsom. Report on the Sunset-Midway Oil District, Kern County, CA, 1910.

Physical Description: Text
Box 1, Folder 2

J. F. Newsom. Report on the Sunset-Midway Oil District, Kern County, CA, 1910.

Physical Description: Maps
Box 1, Folder 3

J. F. Newsom. "Complete Oil Dope"

Box 2, Folder 1

J. F. Newsom. Oil data (production, prices, etc.) Sunset and Midway oil districts, 1908-1910

Box 2, Folder 2

J. F. Newsom. Oil data (production, prices, etc.) Sunset and Midway oil districts, 1908-1910

Box 2, Folder 3

Report on the possibilities of W. P. Hammon's Bill tract, Santa Maria district, CA, 1914;also Newsom's evaluation of the district, 1910

Box 2, Folder 4

Miscellaneous data on California oil production, price and export figures, 1908-1910

Box 2, Folder 5

Santa Maria fields. Oilport plant of the Refining and Producing Oil Company

Box 2, Folder 6

M. J. and M. & M. Consolidated Company of California, 1911-1913

Box 2, Folder 7

Exports from San Francisco, 1905-1912,from Southern California ports, 1913-1914,and from San Francisco to Hawaii and Alaska, 1908-1914

Box 2, Folder 8

Santa Maria oil fields production