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Petroleum industry and trade

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 records:

Charles Heller papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 314
Overview

Charles Anthony Heller, born in Vienna, Austria and later becoming an American citizen, worked extensively in petroleum economics and politics. The Heller collection is concerned primarily with his work in this field.

Dates: 1927-1991 (bulk 1950s-1980s)

Hollis Hedberg papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 546
Overview

Hollis Dow Hedberg was a world famous geologist who would become Professor Emeritus at Princeton University. The majority of this collection relates to his work for the Gulf Oil Corporation in various capacities in Venezuela and later in their corporate offices.

Dates: 1903-1988

Personal papers of Floyd W. Preston

 Collection
Call Number: PP 377
Overview

Preston taught in the School of Engineering at the University of Kansas from 1955-1991. This collection contains research, class notes, papers, and materials relating to the American Petroleum Institute.

Dates: 1955 - 1991

Stock certificate in the Cherokee Oil Mining and Milling Company

 Collection — Folder 1
Call Number: RH MS P163
Overview

Printed stock form for the Cherokee Oil Mining and Milling Company, signed by F. P. Kaiser, secretary, and J. M. Piper, President.

Dates: May 20, 1891

Wallace E. Pratt papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 870
Overview

A native of Phillipsburg, Kansas, Wallace Pratt (1885-1981) was a University of Kansas graduate who began his career in geology with the Kansas Geological Survey. Pratt went on to become a renowned petroleum geologist. This collection of his papers includes maps, photographic materials, and papers relating to geology and the American oil industry. Represented in the collection are companies such as Exxon, Standard Oil, and Conoco.

Dates: 1907 - 1985