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Image No: IP-12-1-1

Title: The first gasoline service station in Canada, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Date: 1914

Remarks: Located at 234 Smythe [Smithe] and Cambie streets. This first service station opened in June, 1907.
John E. Hayden is in front of the office and Syd Alexander is at the pump.

Subject(s): Automobiles / Automobiles - Service stations / Imperial Oil Limited - Service stations / Vancouver, British Columbia - Commerce

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Image No: IP-6c-8

Title: Drawing depicting panoramic view of Royalite Oil Company gas plant in the Sheep Creek area, Turner Valley, Alberta.

Subject(s): Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Royalite Oil Company - Refining / Turner Valley area, Alberta - Industry

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Image No: IP-13g-1-2

Title: Letterhead for Atlantic Petroleum Works, London, Ontario.

Date: [ca. 1870s]

Remarks: Atlantic Petroleum Works became part of Imperial Oil Company Limited. Document is in the Imperial Oil Limited archive.

Subject(s): Advertising / Atlantic Petroleum Works - Marketing / Imperial Oil Limited - Marketing / London, Ontario - Industry

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Image No: IP-10a-1-1

Title: Sarnia Bay, Sarnia, Ontario.

Date: May 24, 1871

Remarks: Showing Great Lakes shipping vessels located on Lake Huron.

Subject(s): Lake Huron, Ontario - Views / Sarnia, Ontario - Views / Ships

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Image No: IP-10a-1-2

Title: Bird's-eye view of Sarnia, Ontario.

Date: 1872

Subject(s): Sarnia, Ontario - Views

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Image No: IP-10a-1-3

Title: Sarnia Bay, Sarnia, Ontario.

Date: 1873

Remarks: Showing Great Lakes shipping vessels located on Lake Huron.

Subject(s): Lake Huron, Ontario - Views / Sarnia, Ontario - Views / Ships

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Image No: IP-1a-66

Title: View of Petrolia, Ontario.

Date: 1874

Subject(s): Petrolia, Ontario - Dwellings / Petrolia, Ontario - Views / Petrolia, Ontario - Buildings / Petrolia, Ontario - Streets (Business) / Petrolia, Ontario - Streets (Residential)

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Image No: IP-1a-1

Title: The Atlantic Petroleum Works, London, Ontario.

Date: [ca. 1875]

Remarks: The operations covered four acres on Hamilton Road. Owners later helped found Imperial Oil.
Note oak barrels used for storage of petroleum products.

Subject(s): Barrels / Imperial Oil Company - Refining / Imperial Oil Company - Storage / London, Ontario - Industry / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Storage

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Image No: IP-1a-18

Title: Stillman's testing house and streams from worm ends of crude still battery, Imperial Oil Company refinery, Petrolia, Ontario.

Date: [ca. 1875-1898]

Remarks: Note employees right of centre.

Subject(s): Imperial Oil Company - Employees / Imperial Oil Company - Refining / Imperial Oil Company - Storage / Petroleum industry and trade - Employees / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Storage / Petrolia, Ontario - Industry

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Image No: IP-1a-19

Title: Benzine agitator, Imperial Oil Company refinery, Petrolia, Ontario.

Date: [ca. 1875-1898]

Remarks: General foreman, Royal Burgess, stands in foreground; other employees stand next to structure.

Subject(s): Imperial Oil Company - Employees / Imperial Oil Company - Refining / Imperial Oil Company - Storage / Petroleum industry and trade - Employees / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Storage / Petrolia, Ontario - Industry

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