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1. Oil discovery in North Dakota, monument, Tioga, N.D. Oil discovery in North Dakota, monument, Tioga, N.D. Monuments & memorials; View of a monument in Tioga, N.D. Inscription reads: "Oil was first discovered in North Dakota by Amerada Petroleum Corporation April 4, 1951. This Williston Basin Discovery, Clarence Iverson No. 1 opened...

2. Unidentified oil well, Williston Basin, N.D. Unidentified oil well, Williston Basin, N.D. Petroleum industry; Oil well drilling rigs;

3. Aerial view of an Amerada camp, Tioga, N.D. Aerial view of an Amerada camp, Tioga, N.D. Aerial views; Camps; Houses; Roads; Housing developments; Housing; Petroleum industry; Petroleum workers; Aerial view of the Amerada camp for petroleum workers near Tioga, N.D.

4. Aerial view of an Amerada camp, Tioga, N.D. Aerial view of an Amerada camp, Tioga, N.D. Aerial views; Camps; Houses; Roads; Housing developments; Housing; Petroleum industry; Petroleum workers; Aerial view of the Amerada camp for petroleum workers near Tioga, N.D.

5. Amerada camp, Tioga, N.D. Amerada camp, Tioga, N.D. Aerial views; Camps; Houses; Roads; Housing developments; Housing; Petroleum industry; Petroleum workers; View from the road of an Amerada camp built for petroleum workers near Tioga, N.D.

6. Tower-man working on an oil well derrick, Mountrail County, N.D. Tower-man working on an oil well derrick, Mountrail County, N.D. Men; Oil wells; Oil well drilling rigs; Petroleum workers; Petroleum industry; Pipelines; Towers; Tower-man at work in June 1955, on the Lofflund Drilling Company’s derrick on Amerada’s Henry Rohde No. 3 in Mountrail County, N.D. The "Highest job in the oil field is the work of the derrick man...

7. Amerada oil well, South of Tioga, N.D. Amerada oil well, South of Tioga, N.D. Oil wells; Oil well drilling rigs; Clouds; Tankers; Trucks; Dirt roads; View of the Amerada Hove oil well drilling rig with tanker trucks on a dirt road off to the right. In the background are clouds and the landscape South of Tioga, N.D.

8. Oil workers doing a Silurian test, McKenzie County, N.D. Oil workers doing a Silurian test, McKenzie County, N.D. Men; Oil wells; Oil well drilling rigs; Petroleum workers; Petroleum industry; Machinery; Equipment; Chains; Hats; People; Three men wearing hard hats and work clothes working on an oil well drilling rig doing a Silurian test overlooking Lake Sakakawea Texaco No. 3, Amerada, government, Dorough location in McKenzie County,...

9. Clarence Iverson #1 oil well and collapsed Loffland rig, south of Tioga, N.D. Clarence Iverson #1 oil well and collapsed Loffland rig, south of Tioga, N.D. Oil well drilling rigs; Petroleum industry; Petroleum workers; Barrels; Snow; A mass of twisted wreckage was all that was left of the historic Loffland Drilling Co. rig that drilled the Clarence Iverson discovery well. As it was being moved to a new location, a leg collapsed, toppling...

10. William E. (Bill) Shemorry, Williston, N.D. William E. (Bill) Shemorry, Williston, N.D. Tankers; Petroleum industry; Men; Cameras; Photographers; Buckles; Dirt roads; William E. (Bill) Shemorry walks toward the camera on a dirt road, camera around his neck, wearing a "Bill" belt buckle. An oil or gas carrying truck is parked behind him. The driver of the truck has stepped...

11. Man harvesting sugar beets in N.D. Man harvesting sugar beets in N.D. Trucks; Tractors; Croplands; Farmers; Men; People; Agricultural machinery & implements; Harvesting; Harvesting machinery; Beets; View of a man on a 630 John Deere tractor unloading sugar beets with a conveyor into an Amerada Petroleum Corp. pickup truck in a field. This truck is probably a 1946 to 1949 Chevrolet pickup truck.

12. Leonard Brown and Don Picek at Texas Company's Helle No. 1A near Keene, N.D. Leonard Brown and Don Picek at Texas Company's Helle No. 1A near Keene, N.D. Oil wells; Petroleum workers; Petroleum industry; Men; People; Employees; View of two men standing and chatting next to an oil well Christmas tree.

“The Luck of The Texans. ‘It doesn’t look like very much yet, but it’s the beginning of another new...

13. Leonard Brown and Don Picek at Texas Company's Helle No. 1A near Keene, N.D. Leonard Brown and Don Picek at Texas Company's Helle No. 1A near Keene, N.D. Oil wells; Petroleum workers; Petroleum industry; Men; People; Employees; View of two men standing and chatting next to an oil well Christmas tree.

“The Luck of The Texans. ‘It doesn’t look like very much yet, but it’s the beginning of another new...

14. Clarence Iverson oil well Christmas tree, South of Tioga, N.D. Clarence Iverson oil well Christmas tree, South of Tioga, N.D. Oil wells; Storage tanks; Petroleum industry; Trucks; Steel; View of the Clarence Iverson oil well Christmas tree, which is steel, consists of multiple valves and is used to control the flow of oil or gas into or out of the well. In the background are trucks, a...

15. California Kamp wildcat oil well, Ray, N.D. California Kamp wildcat oil well, Ray, N.D. Oil wells; Oil well drilling rigs; Petroleum industry; Farms; Croplands; "The rig used to drill the California Kamp wildcat in 1938 was one of the largest then in use in the U.S."

16. Natural gas rig, Eckman, N.D. Natural gas rig, Eckman, N.D. Drilling; Natural gas; Gas industry; Automobiles; Men; Chauffeurs; Bankers; Petroleum workers; Oil well drilling rigs; "Although records are scanty and nearly everyone who was living here in the early days of settlement is gone, a few tidbits of information remain to prove that as early as 1909, there was drilling for...

17. Williston Basin Energy Festival Events, Williston, N.D. Williston Basin Energy Festival Events, Williston, N.D. Petroleum industry; Dedications; Forums; Committees; Governors; Banquets; Parades & processions; Equipment; Equipment industry; Merchandise displays; Exhibit booths; Musicians; Bands; Barbecues; Schedules (Time plans); Williston Basin Energy Festival Events schedule for June 26 & 27, 1981, including a dedication, energy forum, speakers, banquet, energy equipment parade, energy exhibits and displays, Nashville entertainment,...

18. Standard Oil gas station near Williston, N.D. Standard Oil gas station near Williston, N.D. Gasoline pumps; Gasoline; Petroleum industry; Automobiles; Automobile service stations; Tires; Tire industry; Traffic signs & signals; Signs (Notices); Garages; View of the exterior of the Standard oil gas station and garage. There are many signs including ones that say We give Gold Bond Stamps, Tires, Atlas, Ask us about free gasoline with tire purchase, filtered,...

19. Exterior of Farmers Union Oil Co. garage, N.D. Exterior of Farmers Union Oil Co. garage, N.D. Garages; Petroleum industry; Men; Automobiles; Refuse disposal; Tires; Sidewalks; Boys; Doors & doorways; Buildings; Exterior view of the Farmers Union Oil Company garages, exact location unknown. There are two garage doors open and a third closed. Two men work under the hood of a car on the far right. There are signs...

20. Salt Creek Oil field near Lavoye, Wyoming Salt Creek Oil field near Lavoye, Wyoming Oil wells; Oil well drilling rigs; Petroleum industry; Tankers; Panoramic view overlooking oil wells, tanks and buildings in the Salt Creek Oil Field near Lavoye, Wyoming.
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