Hazardous Business
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Industry, Regulation, and the Texas Railroad Commission

George T. Graham oil well in Brown County, circa 1920

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George T. Graham oil well in Brown County, circa 1920
George T. Graham oil well in Brown County, circa 1920
George T. Graham oil well in Brown County, circa 1920
 
 

Large-scale production began in Brown County in 1919, with a boom following in 1926.

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Prints and Photographs Collection, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission. 1964/306-677, 1964/306-679, and 1964/306-713.

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