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Humble Oil Well, Reel 2
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Identifier: e_bb_5029
Title: Humble Oil Well, Reel 2
Description: Footage of an early oil well drilling operation, with images of oil gushing from pipes. Black and white negative picture, no sound. Writing on leader reads: "Humble Oil Well, Reel 2" [Head] and "Oil Well, Humble Oil, Begin Reel 2." First scene is backwards on original reel.
Date: circa 1905-1930
Source: Bailey (Bob) Studios Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 77/1.3
Format: Film negative
Duration: 9 minutes, 51 seconds
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