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Derricks in Williston Basin near Tioga, N.D.
Derricks in Williston Basin near Tioga, N.D.
TitleDerricks in Williston Basin near Tioga, N.D.
Date of Original1951?
DescriptionView looking across open cropland showing Trinity Lutheran Church and three oil derricks in the background.
Ordering InformationConsult:
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
Subject (LCTGM)Croplands
Lutheran churches
Oil well drilling rigs
Petroleum industry
Organization NameTrinity Lutheran Church (Tioga, N.D.)
Amerada Petroleum Corporation
LocationTioga (N.D.)
Williams County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Pleasant Valley (N.D. : Township)
Item Number2000.485.22
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Photographic postcards
Dimensions of Original9 x 14 cm.
Transcription"1.Dilland #1, 2. Math Iverson #1, 3. Clarence Iverson #1" and "Barnard 0-6" - Printed on front of postcard with oil derricks circled and numbered on front of postcard.
"Olaf Giske, Tioga, North Dakota" - Printed on sticker affixed to back of postcard.
NotesTitle printed on front of postcard.
Photographer unknown.
Biography/HistoryChurch in image is Trinity Lutheran Church located in Section 31, Pleasant Valley Township, Williams County, N.D. The Dilland well was drilled on October 10, 1951 by Amerada Petroleum Corporation on land owned by Palmer Dilland.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionRonald Olin North Dakota Postcard Collection 2000
Collection Finding AidConsult:
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2000.485.22)
Digital IDrs004504
Original SourcePostcard
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