Finding Aid to Alameda County oil wells of the Atlantic and Western Oil Co. photograph album circa 1915

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Finding Aid to Alameda County oil wells of the Atlantic and Western Oil Co. photograph album circa 1915

Collection number: BANC PIC 2004.022--fALB

The Bancroft Library

University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
Phone: (510) 642-6481
Fax: (510) 642-7589
Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
Finding Aid Author(s):
Bancroft Library Staff
Finding Aid Encoded By:
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Collection Summary

Collection Title: Alameda County oil wells of the Atlantic and Western Oil Co. photograph album
Date (inclusive): circa 1915
Collection Number: BANC PIC 2004.022--fALB
Extent: 17 digital objects 1 album (17 photographic prints) : 25 x 32 cm
Repository: The Bancroft Library
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
Phone: (510) 642-6481
Fax: (510) 642-7589
Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
Abstract: Includes photographs of oil wells and other oil field structures in the hills near Livermore, Alameda County, Cailf. Appearing in most photographs are oil field workers and unidentified oil officials, possibly affiliated with the Atlantic and Western Oil Co. Clippings pertain to the Atlantic and Western Oil Co. and other aspects of petroleum oil in California.
Languages Represented: Collection materials are in English
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Alameda County oil wells of the Atlantic and Western Oil Co. photograph album, BANC PIC 2004.022--fALB, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Photographs
Atlantic and Western Oil Co. -- Pictorial works.
Oil fields -- California -- Alameda County -- Photographs.
Oil wells -- California -- Alameda County -- Photographs.
Petroleum workers -- California -- Alameda County -- Photographs.
Petroleum industry and trade -- California.
Photograph albums.
Atlantic and Western Oil Co.

Administrative Information

Provenance

Purchase; 2003.

Scope and Content Note

Includes photographs of oil wells and other oil field structures in the hills near Livermore, Alameda County, Cailf. Appearing in most photographs are oil field workers and unidentified oil officials, possibly affiliated with the Atlantic and Western Oil Co. Clippings pertain to the Atlantic and Western Oil Co. and other aspects of petroleum oil in California.

Note

Photographer/compiler unknown.

Note

Title devised by cataloger.

Note

Ownership stamp on recto of many photographs: Atlantic and Western Oil Co., Rm. 221-18 Tremont Street, Boston, Mass.

Note

Also includes several clippings from periodicals, brochures and other unidentified sources.

Container Listing

 

Alameda County oil wells of the Atlantic and Western Oil Co. photograph album BANC PIC 2004.022--fALB

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Atlantic and Western Oil Co. -- Pictorial works.
Oil wells -- California -- Alameda County -- Photographs.
Petroleum workers -- California -- Alameda County -- Photographs.
Petroleum industry and trade -- California.
Photograph albums.
Atlantic and Western Oil Co.