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Image No: PA-1599-454-1

Title: Preparing well site for Royalite Oil Company well on Graham Island, Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii), British Columbia.

Date: [ca. November 30, 1949]

Photographer/Illustrator: Pollard, Harry, Calgary, Alberta

Subject(s): Petroleum industry and trade - Oil well drilling / Royalite Oil Company - Oil well drilling / Construction workers

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Image No: PA-1599-454-2

Title: Directors of the Royalite Oil Company, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. April 27, 1950]

Photographer/Illustrator: Pollard, Harry, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Front row, L-R: Nat J. Christie; Sidney F. Heard, president; K. M Pringle, chair; Aleck C. Newton, vice-president; S. E. Nixon.
Back row, L-R: King H. Houston, vice-president; Robert J. Dinning; W. C. Mainwaring; Samuel Bronfman; E. J. Chambers.

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

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Image No: PA-1599-454-3

Title: Carl U. Daniels of Royalite Oil Company, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. July 21, 1950]

Photographer/Illustrator: Pollard, Harry, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Studio portrait.

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

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Image No: PA-1599-454-4

Title: King H. Houston of Royalite Oil Company, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. October 23, 1952]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Studio portrait.

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

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Image No: PA-1599-454-5

Title: Royalite and Hi-Way Refineries agree to merge, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. August 28, 1954]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Ray Althouse of Royalite Oil Company and Charles Hay of Hi-Way Refineries shake hands.

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

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Image No: PA-1599-454-6

Title: W. B. "Bill" Gallup, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. May 4, 1954]

Photographer/Illustrator: Royalite Oil Company, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Studio portrait.

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

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Image No: PA-1599-454-7

Title: Sod turning ceremony for first of gas stations planned by Royalite Oil Company, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. June 28, 1955]

Photographer/Illustrator: Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: L-R: Ray Althouse, president; R. J. Dinning, director, turning sod with shovel; Charles Hay, vice-president; K. S. C. Mulhall, secretary-treasurer.

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

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Image No: PA-1599-454-8

Title: Truckload of oil sands dumped in hopper of separator plant, Bitumount tar sands pilot plant, Bitumount, Alberta.

Date: [ca. January 12, 1957]

Photographer/Illustrator: Royalite Oil Company, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Royalite Oil Company engineers preparing to run centrifuge test during this experimental work.

Subject(s): Fort McMurray, Alberta - Industry / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Equipment and supplies / Petroleum industry and trade - Storage / Petroleum industry and trade - Employees / Royalite Oil Company - Employees / Royalite Oil Company - Refining / Royalite Oil Company - Equipment and supplies / Royalite Oil Company - Storage / Oil sands / Trucks

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Image No: PA-1599-454-10

Title: Ray Althouse, President of Royalite Oil Company, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1957]

Photographer/Illustrator: Royalite Oil Company, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Studio portrait.

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

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Image No: PA-1599-454-9

Title: Aerial view of Royalite Oil Company's oil sands lease on Mildred Lake, Alberta.

Date: [ca. January 12, 1957]

Photographer/Illustrator: Royalite Oil Company, Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Half way between Fort McMurray and the pilot plant at Bitumount.

Subject(s): Fort McMurray, Alberta - Industry / Mildred Lake, Alberta - Industry / Oil sands / Petroleum industry and trade / Royalite Oil Company / Lakes / Aerial photography

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