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GT2 Oil Fire, Adair Company, Sahara, shot by Coots
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Identifier: e_bb_5023
Title: GT2 Oil Fire, Adair Company, Sahara, shot by Coots
Description: Contains footage of Red Adair and his crew preparing to contain the 1961-62 Gassi Touil gas field fire in the Algerian Sahara [See: Devil’s Cigarette Lighter, e_bb_5014-5016]. Also shows Esso station. Written on film leader: "#138-13, Bold Men, Wolper." Color picture, no sound.
Country: Algeria
Date: 1962/02
Creator: Matthews, Edward "Coots"
Source: Bailey (Bob) Studios Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 77/1.2
Format: Color film
Size: 16mm
Duration: 9 minutes, 55 seconds
Related items: e_bb_5014; e_bb_5015; e_bb_5016