The University of Texas at Austin
[Texas Railroad Commissioners Olin Culberson, William J. Murray, Jr., and Ernest O. Thompson at barbecue]
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Identifier: e_enr_023
Title: [Texas Railroad Commissioners Olin Culberson, William J. Murray, Jr., and Ernest O. Thompson at barbecue]
Description: This photograph is of the three members of the Texas Railroad Commission, and was taken at the Diamond Jubilee Celebration on the ground at the site of the first oil well in the East Texas Oil Field, the place where real conservation started in Texas. They are left to right, Olin Culberson, Member, Williams J. Murray, Jr., Chariman, and Major General Ernest O. Thompson, Member.
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: circa 1949-1953
Source: Thompson (Ernest Othmer) Papers
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 3Y404
Folder: 2
Format: photographic print
Size: 7 in x 5 in
Subject Petroleum industry