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Tankage, west side, Oil City.

Tankage, west side, Oil City.

Mrs. Stewart's residence, Perry St., Titusville, Penn.

Mrs. Stewart's residence, Perry St., Titusville, Penn.

Creek at Farrel Farm.

Creek at Farrel Farm.

Going to Petroleum Centre.

Going to Petroleum Centre.

Oil wells and tanks, Bradford, Pa.

Oil wells and tanks, Bradford, Pa.

The churches.

The churches.

Down the river from Tidioute.

Down the river from Tidioute.

Maple Shade wells. [Hand-colored view.]

Maple Shade wells. [Hand-colored view.]

Explosion of the benzine tank.

Explosion of the benzine tank.

View of Flat Iron Rocks.

View of Flat Iron Rocks.

Rixford oil fire.

Rixford oil fire.

Scene on Oil Creek, Pennsylvania.

Scene on Oil Creek, Pennsylvania.

Lower Tarr Farm.

Lower Tarr Farm.

McKinney Hotel, Pleasantville, Pa.

McKinney Hotel, Pleasantville, Pa.

View of Flat Iron Rocks.

View of Flat Iron Rocks.

Union Hill, Cherry River, Oil City.

Union Hill, Cherry River, Oil City.

Tarport and Limestone from B.B. & K. R.R.

Tarport and Limestone from B.B. & K. R.R.

Oil City, Pa.

Oil City, Pa.

"New Strike," Dennis Run.

"New Strike," Dennis Run.

B.B. & K. wreck. [Train wreck on the B.B. & K. Rail Road.]

B.B. & K. wreck. [Train wreck on the B.B. & K. Rail Road.]

Hill at Turnkeyville. [Hand-colored view.]

Hill at Turnkeyville. [Hand-colored view.]

Refining oil.

Refining oil.

Noble well and ferry.

Noble well and ferry.

East side of Triumph Hill, near Tidioute, Pa.

East side of Triumph Hill, near Tidioute, Pa.

Phil Sheridan [oil] tanks.

Phil Sheridan [oil] tanks.

Burning oil tanks at Olean.

Burning oil tanks at Olean.

Lower McElhany farm.

Lower McElhany farm.

Oceala Lease.

Oceala Lease.

View near Oil City, Pennsylvania.

View near Oil City, Pennsylvania.

[View of two homes, couples standing out front.]

[View of two homes, couples standing out front.]

Creek at Tarr Farm.

Creek at Tarr Farm.

Oil wells, Bradford, Pa.

Oil wells, Bradford, Pa.

Old Boyd House.

Old Boyd House.

Down from Cherry Run. [Oil derrick and bridge over the creek.]

Down from Cherry Run. [Oil derrick and bridge over the creek.]

Oil tanks, Bradford, Pa.

Oil tanks, Bradford, Pa.

Fording scene at Funkville, Pa.

Fording scene at Funkville, Pa.

Shipping oil, McElhany's Farm.

Shipping oil, McElhany's Farm.

Paying toll at Petroleum Centre.

Paying toll at Petroleum Centre.

Creek at Farrel Farm.

Creek at Farrel Farm.

Stereoscopic views of the oil region of Pennsylvania and New York.

Stereoscopic views of the oil region of Pennsylvania and New York.

[View on Oil Creek.]

[View on Oil Creek.]

Fishing with pole tools, in a well 1,500 feet deep.

Fishing with pole tools, in a well 1,500 feet deep.

Creek at Tarr Farm.

Creek at Tarr Farm.

Fishing with pole tools, in a well 1,500 feet deep.

Fishing with pole tools, in a well 1,500 feet deep.

Scene on Oil Creek, Pennsylvania.

Scene on Oil Creek, Pennsylvania.

Loading tank cars.

Loading tank cars.

Maple Shade wells. [Hand-colored view.]

Maple Shade wells. [Hand-colored view.]

Refining oil. The agitator, or treating tank.

Refining oil. The agitator, or treating tank.

View near Oil City, Pennsylvania.

View near Oil City, Pennsylvania.

Oil wells, Bradford, Pa.

Oil wells, Bradford, Pa.

East side, Triumph Hill, 50 derricks.

East side, Triumph Hill, 50 derricks.

Farrel Farm.

Farrel Farm.

Maple Shade wells. [Hand-colored view.]

Maple Shade wells. [Hand-colored view.]

Source of the world's most gigantic fortune, pumping wells in the oil country, Pennsylvania.

Source of the world's most gigantic fortune, pumping wells in the oil country, Pennsylvania.

Phil Sheridan [oil] tanks.

Phil Sheridan [oil] tanks.

Loading tank cars.

Loading tank cars.

Standard Refinery, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Standard Refinery, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Hollow sycamore, Oil Creek. [Group portrait of men and boys in the hollow bole of a tree.]

Hollow sycamore, Oil Creek. [Group portrait of men and boys in the hollow bole of a tree.]

Oil wells and tanks, Bradford, Pa.

Oil wells and tanks, Bradford, Pa.

Oil City, Pa.

Oil City, Pa.

Drake Well, the first oil well.

Drake Well, the first oil well.

Lower Tarr Farm.

Lower Tarr Farm.

Top of Triumph Hill, 50 derricks.

Top of Triumph Hill, 50 derricks.

[Drilling an oil well.]

[Drilling an oil well.]

Noble well and ferry.

Noble well and ferry.

Standard Refinery, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Standard Refinery, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Source of the world's most gigantic fortune, pumping wells in the oil country, Pennsylvania.

Source of the world's most gigantic fortune, pumping wells in the oil country, Pennsylvania.

Bennehoff Run.

Bennehoff Run.

100 ft. derricks.

100 ft. derricks.

Old Boyd House and oil exchange.

Old Boyd House and oil exchange.

Phil Sheridan well Tarr Farm.

Phil Sheridan well Tarr Farm.

[View of a train crossing the Kinzua Bridge.]

[View of a train crossing the Kinzua Bridge.]

[View of a train crossing the Kinzua Bridge.]

[View of a train crossing the Kinzua Bridge.]

Summit City.

Summit City.

Stereoscopic views of the oil region of Pennsylvania and New York.

Stereoscopic views of the oil region of Pennsylvania and New York.

Phil Sheridan [oil] tanks.

Phil Sheridan [oil] tanks.

Tarport and Limestone from B.B. & K. R.R.

Tarport and Limestone from B.B. & K. R.R.

Explosion of the benzine tank.

Explosion of the benzine tank.

[View of a building surrounded by oil derricks and barrels.]

[View of a building surrounded by oil derricks and barrels.]

East side, Triumph Hill, 50 derricks.

East side, Triumph Hill, 50 derricks.

[Oil rig and buildings.]

[Oil rig and buildings.]

Noble well and ferry.

Noble well and ferry.

Union Hill, Cherry River, Oil City.

Union Hill, Cherry River, Oil City.

Degree Oil Co.

Degree Oil Co.

Gassing wells.

Gassing wells.

Phil Sheridan well, Tarr Farm.

Phil Sheridan well, Tarr Farm.

Old Boyd House and oil exchange.

Old Boyd House and oil exchange.

Old Boyd House.

Old Boyd House.

General view of Tidioute.

General view of Tidioute.

The great Kinzua Bridge near Alton, Pa. Highest bridge in the world. [View of construction.]

The great Kinzua Bridge near Alton, Pa. Highest bridge in the world. [View of construction.]

100 ft. derricks.

100 ft. derricks.

Petroleum Centre. [View of U.S. Hotel and shops.]

Petroleum Centre. [View of U.S. Hotel and shops.]

Old Boyd House and oil exchange.

Old Boyd House and oil exchange.

Oceala Lease.

Oceala Lease.

Top of Triumph Hill, 50 derricks.

Top of Triumph Hill, 50 derricks.

Going to Petroleum Centre.

Going to Petroleum Centre.

Creek at Farrel Farm.

Creek at Farrel Farm.

Farrel Farm.

Farrel Farm.

Shipping oil, Story Farm.

Shipping oil, Story Farm.

Creek at Farrel Farm.

Creek at Farrel Farm.

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