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dc.descriptionPhotograph of a crowd standing on and nearby a drilling platform. At the bottom of the photograph are the words "Colliton Discovery Well, Cherokee County, Texas" and "Note--oil and gas both shown in photograph." Handwritten on the back of the image is "April 1925?" The details in the image are incredibly sharp.en_US
dc.format.extent1 print : b&w ; 7 x 10 3/4 in.
dc.publisherDigitized by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library.
dc.relation.ispartofThis image is taken from the Colliton Discovery Well Collection, SWCPC 270 E1(A-B).
dc.rightsThe images in this collection are for study purposes, teaching, classroom projection and research only. Permission to publish these digital files in any form must be obtained from the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, 806-742-9070 or e-mail
dc.subject.lcshCherokee County (Tex.)
dc.subject.lcshOil fields--Texas.
dc.subject.lcshGas fields--Texas.
dc.subject.lcshPetroleum industry and trade--Texas--History--20th century.
dc.subject.lcshPetroleum industry and trade--Texas--History--20th century--Photographs.
dc.subject.lcshOil well drilling.
dc.subject.lcshOil well drilling--Texas.
dc.subject.lcshOil industry workers--Texas--Photographs.en_US
dc.subject.lcshOil field drilling rigs--Texas--Photographs.en_US
dc.title[Colliton Discovery Well]en_US

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