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Image No: PA-1599-450a-102

Title: S. A. C. #4 oil well, near Lloydminster, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1940]

Remarks: Postcard view.

Subject(s): Lloydminster, Alberta- Industry / Petroleum industry and trade - Oil well drilling / Oil wells

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Image No: PA-1599-450a-3

Title: MacFayden oil well fire, Alberta.

Date: [ca. October 3, 1947]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Subject(s): Petroleum industry and trade - Fires and fire prevention / Farm buildings / Barns / Corrals

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Image No: PA-1599-450a-2

Title: Berry Creek Petroleums gas well, near Hanna, Alberta.

Date: [ca. April 9, 1947]

Photographer/Illustrator: Winkler, Joe, Hanna, Alberta

Subject(s): Hanna, Alberta - Industry / Petroleum industry and trade - Oil well drilling / Oil wells / Derricks

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Image No: PA-1599-450a-10

Title: Western Canada Petroleum Association meeting, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. February 8, 1950]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: L-R: J. Grant Spratt, association director; Nathan E. Tanner, minister of mines and minerals in Alberta; Stuart Garson, federal minister of justice and guest speaker; George W. Auxier, vice-president and general manager; Sidney F. Heard, association director.

Subject(s): Canada - Associations, institutions, etc. / Petroleum industry and trade / Politicians - Alberta / Cabinet ministers - Alberta / Politicians - Canada / Cabinet ministers - Canada

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Image No: PA-1599-450a-11

Title: Members of the board of Federated Petroleums Limited, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. February 28, 1950]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: L-R: James B. Weir, Montreal; Robert A. Brown, Calgary, president; William A. Rockefeller, New York.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Petroleum industry and trade - Employees

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Image No: PA-1599-450a-16

Title: Compressor #1 of Madison Natural Gas Company Limited, Turner Valley, Alberta.

Date: [ca. July 8, 1950]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Gas plant.

Subject(s): Turner Valley, Alberta - Industry / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Buildings

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Image No: PA-1599-450a-12

Title: Edward H. Laborde, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. April 1, 1950]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Laborde, 1913-2003, is a member of the Canadian Petroleum Hall of Fame.
Studio portrait.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Petroleum industry and trade - Employees

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Image No: PA-1599-450a-18

Title: Officials of Barons Oil Company, near Claresholm, Alberta.

Date: [ca. November 22, 1950]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: L-R: R. Allen Brown, Calgary, president; Leo Schoof, Claresholm, vice-president; Murray Stevens, Calgary, broker; Bert Gow, Calgary, director; Charlie Bennett, Claresholm, secretary-treasurer.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Claresholm, Alberta - Personalities / Claresholm, Alberta - Industry / Petroleum industry and trade - Employees

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Image No: PA-1599-450a-19

Title: Sweetgrass Magill gas well, near Steveville, Alberta.

Date: [ca. March 28, 1951]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: The well blew wild and was brought under control by Red Adair and Myron Kinley of Houston, Texas.

Subject(s): Steveville, Alberta - Industry / Petroleum industry and trade - Employees / Petroleum industry and trade - Oil well drilling / Oil wells / Derricks

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Image No: PA-1599-450a-25

Title: Ivone St. G. Burn, Scurry Oils Limited, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1951]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Vice-president and head of land department at Scurry Oils. He began his oil industry career with Imperial Oil Limited in 1929.
Studio portrait.
Published in the Calgary Herald, December 15, 1951.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Petroleum industry and trade - Employees

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