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Catalog Number 2014.001.454
Object Name Print, photographic
Description Photograph of unidentified men on barge delivering barrels of, presumably, oil or gasoline in 1909. Barrels are rolled to shore on the barrel sides from a wooden plank.

Reverse side: written in blue ink First water transportation of casinghead gasoline from Sistersville [WV] to Parkersburg [WV]. (An area of fifty miles apart via the riverway)

Photo associated with Skelly Oil Company, found in Skelly file related to oil.
Date 1909