Glenbow Museum - Where the World Meets the West

Skip the navigation

Archives Photographs Search Results

Help Info on Photo Ordering
Your Search Found 37 Records
Pages: | |

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: IP-10f-3-3

Title: Imperial Oil Limited Calgary Refinery, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1929

Photographer/Illustrator: Oliver, W.J., Calgary, Alberta

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum refineries

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: IP-10f-5-1

Title: Aerial view of Imperial Oil Limited Calgary Refinery and surrounding area, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1930s]

Subject(s): Aerial photography / Calgary, Alberta - Aerial views / Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum refineries

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: IP-10f-3-4

Title: Imperial Oil Limited Calgary Refinery, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: October, 1937

Remarks: Original Crude Shell Stills, showing the coal hoppers (from the west looking east). These were built during the construction of the refinery in 1922-1924.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum refineries

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: IP-10f-3-5

Title: Imperial Oil Limited Calgary Refinery, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. October, 1937]

Remarks: Tube and Tank Cracking Coils showing the furnace, soaking drums and fractionating tower, looking northwest. These were built during the construction of the refinery in 1922-1924.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum refineries

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: IP-10f-3-6

Title: Imperial Oil Limited Calgary Refinery, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. October, 1937]

Remarks: Three Shell Stills, looking north with Boilerhouse in the background. These were built during the construction of the refinery in 1922-1924.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum refineries

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: IP-10f-3-7

Title: Imperial Oil Limited Calgary Refinery, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. October, 1937]

Remarks: Shell Stills, looking north showing fuel oil tanks in the foreground. These were built during the construction of the refinery in 1922-1924.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum refineries

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: IP-10f-3-8

Title: Imperial Oil Limited Calgary Refinery, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. October, 1937]

Remarks: Cleaning fuel oil tanks which were used to store fuel oil used to fire the Cracking Coils shown on the extreme right. These were built during the construction of the refinery in 1922-1924.
Note the workers are using horses to haul barrels.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Horses / Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum refineries / Petroleum workers

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: IP-10f-3-9

Title: Imperial Oil Limited Calgary Refinery, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. October, 1937]

Remarks: Four Thermal Cracking Coils, looking to the northeast, showing the fireboxes, soaking drums and bubble tower. These were built during the construction of the refinery in 1922-1924.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum refineries

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: IP-10f-3-10

Title: Imperial Oil Limited Calgary Refinery, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: May, 1940

Photographer/Illustrator: Oliver, W.J., Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Gas engine room from the southeast corner.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum refineries

Thumbnail Image

View Detailed Image

Image No: IP-10f-5-2

Title: Aerial view of Imperial Oil Limited Calgary Refinery and surrounding area, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1955]

Remarks: Looking north.

Subject(s): Aerial photography / Calgary, Alberta - Aerial views / Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Imperial Oil Limited - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum refineries

Pages: | |

Home | Membership | Glenbow Museum Shop | Site Map | Copyright | Privacy | Contact Us
© Glenbow Museum, 130 - 9th Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2G 0P3 - www.glenbow.org