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Photograph album of Texas oil fields, 1919
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Description
Album of 25 canvas-backed gelatin silver prints of Texas oil wells and oil workers taken during 1919 by J.W. Stephenson, a commercial photographer in Wichita Falls, Texas.
Extent
1 album (25 photographic prints) : gelatin silver, 22 x 30 cm (album)

Photographer identified in Library of Congress Catalog of copyright entries: Works of art.... v. 13-14

Photographs are backed with canvas.

Bound in canvas-backed plain brown paper covers; torn piece (40 x 80 mm) missing from top left corner of upper cover; covers secured with pieces of brown shoelace threaded through two sets of holes punched along spine.

Copyright date of 1919 on most photographs.

Spec. Coll. copy: in beige cloth clamshell box, with box title "Stephenson. Texas Oil."
Restrictions
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
Availability
Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.