Object Type: File
In Record: 1401-1473
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Description: A photograph of an oil storage tank on fire in a Humble oil field operated by the Texas Co. (later Texaco) on July 23, 1905. Caption text: "Oil Field, Fire of Texas Co.'s Earthen Tanks, July 23. '05. Burning over 23 Acres of Tanks, Humble, Texas, Near Hou
Item identifier: 1991.183-1464
Collection: Don Kelly Southeast Texas Postcard Collection
Publisher: E.C. Kropp Co.
Date range of creation: about 1906
Source: Texas State Library and Archives Commission, Sam Houston Regional Library and Research Center, 1991.183
Geographic coverage: Humble (Tex.)
Subject: Oil storage tanks
Subject: Texas Company
Subject: Fires and fire prevention
Citation information: 1991.183-1464, Don Kelly Southeast Texas postcard collection. Sam Houston Regional Library and Research Center, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
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