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Image No: PA-1599-449-2

Title: Retiring general superindent of the Imperial Oil refinery in East Calgary, C.M. Moore, is presented with a portable radio by employees of the plant, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: January 1948

Remarks: L-R: Colin Hedderick, chairman of the Employees' Industrial Council of the plant; J.J. Hanna, Mr. Moore's successor; F.C. Lance, Toronto, assistant general superintendent of refineries; C.M. Moore.
Published in the Calgary Herald, January 13, 1948.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Imperial Oil Limited - Employees / Radio

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Image No: PA-1599-449-11

Title: Allan S. McLatchie checking porosity in a large core from the Redwater oilfield in the Imperial Oil Company's new petroleum engineering lab in Calgary, Alberta.

Date: September 1949

Remarks: Published in the Calgary Herald, September 8, 1949.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Imperial Oil Limited - Employees / Imperial Oil Limited - Research

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Image No: PA-1599-449-14

Title: Imperial Oil executives beside their private plane prior to a tour of Leduc and the Peace River district, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: July 1950

Remarks: Published in the Calgary Herald, July 27, 1950.
L-R: Trevor Moore, a director from Toronto; R.B. Curran, Calgary manager of the Western Producing Division; J.R. White, vice-president from Toronto; G.L. Stewart, president from Toronto; F.C. Mechin, a director from Toronto.

Subject(s): Airplanes / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Imperial Oil Limited - Employees / Imperial Oil Limited - Transportation

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Image No: PA-1599-449-17

Title: Imperial Oil safety inspector, Hec Ingram, and a Herald staff reporter test fire and rescue suits in 2000 degrees fahrenheit heat.

Date: [ca. 1955]

Remarks: Published in the Calgary Herald, October 13, 1955.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Imperial Oil Limited - Employees / Imperial Oil Limited - Safety measures

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Image No: PA-1599-449-40

Title: Tank cars used mainly for shipping refined petroleum products from Imperial Oil refinery, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1958

Remarks: Published in the Calgary Herald, July 26, 1958.

Subject(s): Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Imperial Oil Limited -Transportation / Petroleum industry and trade - Transportation

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Image No: PA-1599-449-41

Title: Tank trucks loading up refined petroleum products from Imperial Oil refinery, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1958

Remarks: Published in the Calgary Herald, July 26, 1958.
Note tank trucks belong to Trimble and White Rose.

Subject(s): Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Imperial Oil Limited -Transportation / Petroleum industry and trade - Transportation / Trucks

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Image No: PA-1599-449-43

Title: Guard with bicycle he uses for transportation at Imperial Oil refinery, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1958

Remarks: Published in the Calgary Herald, July 26, 1958.

Subject(s): Bicycles / Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Imperial Oil Limited -Transportation

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Image No: PA-1599-449-43a

Title: Catalyst hopper being delivered to Imperial Oil refinery, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1958

Remarks: Published in the Calgary Herald, September 18, 1958.
This enormous piece of equipment weighing 40 tons was labelled "Sputnik III" by the welders. It is part of the 17 million dollar refinery expansion project.

Subject(s): Imperial Oil Limited - Refining

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Image No: PA-1599-449-29

Title: Dr. F.L. Staplin examines plant pollen imbedded in rock samples at Imperial Oil's laboratories, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1959

Remarks: Published in the Calgary Herald, May 29, 1959.
This plant pollen, estimated at 500 million years old, are the newest clue in the search for oil.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Imperial Oil Limited - Employees / Imperial Oil Limited - Research

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Image No: PA-1599-449-30

Title: Bill Allen, chief scout for Imperial Oil's Western Producing Division, in his office, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1959

Remarks: Published in the Calgary Herald, May 9, 1959.
Bill Allen heads an international association of oil scouts. Note his report-laden desk and two telephones.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Imperial Oil Limited - Employees / Imperial Oil Limited - Prospecting / Offices - Interiors / Telephone

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