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This black and white photographic postcard depicts the construction of an oil tank. Scaffolding surrounds the tank and men stand at the top of the scaffolding. A group of men on the left are attaching a lip to the tank. The men on the right are riveting the metal pieces together. One man stands at the bottom right of the tank. Pipeline is on the ground in the foreground. Written text is at the bottom of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
El Dorado (Kan.), Butler County (Kan.), Petroleum industry, Oil wells, Laborers, Construction
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"Postcard: Building More Oil Tanks, El Dorado Oil Field, El Dorado, Kansas" (2021). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 952.
Building More Oil Tanks, El Dorado Oil Field, El Dorado Kans