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Humble Oil Well, #7092, Mr. Baker
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Identifier: e_bb_5030
Title: Humble Oil Well, #7092, Mr. Baker
Description: Series of speeches [by Humble Oil Co. executives] set to a backdrop of "...000,000,000" [possibly celebrating a milestone in production]. One speaker is presented a flag. Audience behind podium includes uniformed servicemen, and one of the speakers is wearing a military uniform with medals. The speeches are followed by images of a well-dressed crowd [audience] outside of a factory. Color picture with no sound. Writing on leader tape reads: "#7092, Humble Oil-Orig. Photo-Begin Reel 1" [Head], "Humble Oil Reel #1, KC Heads; Mr. Baker" [Splice preceding first moving image on reel] and "End Reel II, Orig Photo-, Humble Oil" [Tail]. Has multiple punch holes for synchronization. Large portions of the reel have no picture or apparent sound and use a thicker gauge film [maybe full coat magnetic audio].
Country: United States
Date: circa 1964
Source: Bailey (Bob) Studios Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 77/1.3
Format: Film negative
Size: 16mm
Duration: 9 minutes, 17 seconds
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