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Image No: IP-3k-1-1

Title: Tropical Oil Company camp, El Centro, Colombia.

Date: [ca. 1935-1936]

Remarks: The Tropical Oil Company was acquired by the International Petroleum Company, a subsidiary of Imperial Oil Company, in 1920.
El Centro is in the heart of the Tropical Oil Company's producing fields and the initial point of reception for the Andian pipe lines.

Subject(s): El Centro, Colombia. / International Petroleum Company / Petroleum industry and trade - South America / Tropical Oil Company

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Image No: IP-3k-1-2

Title: Tropical Oil Company operations, El Centro, Colombia.

Date: [ca. 1935-1936]

Remarks: The Tropical Oil Company was acquired by the International Petroleum Company, a subsidiary of Imperial Oil Company, in 1920.
El Centro is in the heart of the Tropical Oil Company's producing fields and the initial point of reception for the Andian pipe lines.

Subject(s): El Centro, Colombia. / International Petroleum Company / Petroleum industry and trade - South America / Tropical Oil Company

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Image No: IP-3k-1-3

Title: Tropical Oil Company operations, El Centro, Colombia.

Date: [ca. 1935-1936]

Remarks: The Tropical Oil Company was acquired by the International Petroleum Company, a subsidiary of Imperial Oil Company, in 1920.
El Centro is in the heart of the Tropical Oil Company's producing fields and the initial point of reception for the Andian pipe lines.

Subject(s): El Centro, Colombia. / International Petroleum Company / Petroleum industry and trade - South America / Tropical Oil Company

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Image No: IP-3k-1-4

Title: Tropical Oil Company operations, El Centro, Colombia.

Date: [ca. 1935-1936]

Remarks: The Tropical Oil Company was acquired by the International Petroleum Company, a subsidiary of Imperial Oil Company, in 1920.
Taken from the El Centro Police barracks.
El Centro is in the heart of the Tropical Oil Company's producing fields and the initial point of reception for the Andian pipe lines.

Subject(s): El Centro, Colombia. / International Petroleum Company / Petroleum industry and trade - South America / Tropical Oil Company

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Image No: IP-3k-1-5

Title: Tropical Oil Company operations, El Centro, Colombia.

Date: [ca. 1935-1936]

Remarks: The Tropical Oil Company was acquired by the International Petroleum Company, a subsidiary of Imperial Oil Company, in 1920.
Evening view taken from the El Centro Police barracks.
El Centro is in the heart of the Tropical Oil Company's producing fields and the initial point of reception for the Andian pipe lines.

Subject(s): El Centro, Colombia. / International Petroleum Company / Petroleum industry and trade - Refining / Petroleum industry and trade - South America / Tropical Oil Company

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Image No: IP-3k-1-6

Title: Power plant at Tropical Oil Company operations, El Centro, Colombia.

Date: [ca. 1930s]

Remarks: The Tropical Oil Company was acquired by the International Petroleum Company, a subsidiary of Imperial Oil Company, in 1920.
El Centro is in the heart of the Tropical Oil Company's producing fields and the initial point of reception for the Andian pipe lines.

Subject(s): El Centro, Colombia. / International Petroleum Company / Petroleum industry and trade - South America / Tropical Oil Company

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Image No: IP-3k-1-7

Title: Industrial area at Tropical Oil Company operations, El Centro, Colombia.

Date: [ca. 1935-1936]

Remarks: The Tropical Oil Company was acquired by the International Petroleum Company, a subsidiary of Imperial Oil Company, in 1920.
El Centro is in the heart of the Tropical Oil Company's producing fields and the initial point of reception for the Andian pipe lines.
Showing casing and pipe racks in foreground.

Subject(s): El Centro, Colombia. / International Petroleum Company / Petroleum industry and trade - South America / Tropical Oil Company

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Image No: IP-3k-1-8

Title: Industrial area at Tropical Oil Company operations, El Centro, Colombia.

Date: [ca. 1935-1936]

Remarks: The Tropical Oil Company was acquired by the International Petroleum Company, a subsidiary of Imperial Oil Company, in 1920.
El Centro is in the heart of the Tropical Oil Company's producing fields and the initial point of reception for the Andian pipe lines.
Showing blackshmith shop at the left and foundry at the right.

Subject(s): El Centro, Colombia. / International Petroleum Company / Petroleum industry and trade - South America / Tropical Oil Company

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Image No: IP-3k-1-9

Title: Machine shop at Tropical Oil Company operations, El Centro, Colombia.

Date: [ca. 1935-1936]

Remarks: The Tropical Oil Company was acquired by the International Petroleum Company, a subsidiary of Imperial Oil Company, in 1920.
El Centro is in the heart of the Tropical Oil Company's producing fields and the initial point of reception for the Andian pipe lines.

Subject(s): El Centro, Colombia. / International Petroleum Company / Petroleum industry and trade - South America / Tropical Oil Company

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Image No: IP-3k-1-10

Title: Commissary at Tropical Oil Company operations, El Centro, Colombia.

Date: [ca. 1935-1936]

Remarks: The Tropical Oil Company was acquired by the International Petroleum Company, a subsidiary of Imperial Oil Company, in 1920.
El Centro is in the heart of the Tropical Oil Company's producing fields and the initial point of reception for the Andian pipe lines.

Subject(s): El Centro, Colombia. / International Petroleum Company / Petroleum industry and trade - South America / Tropical Oil Company

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