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Burying oil pipeline in North Dakota
Burying oil pipeline in North Dakota
TitleBurying oil pipeline in North Dakota
Date of Original195-
DescriptionConstruction crew with machinery preparing to lower section of pipe into trench. Trench extends far into distance with pipe on ground beside it. In far distance can be seen the Missouri River and hills beyond.
Ordering InformationConsult: http://library.ndsu.edu/ndsuarchives/duplication-services
General SubjectBusiness & Industry
Work Life
Subject (LCTGM)Petroleum industry
Laborers
Pipelines
Organization NameO. R. Burden Construction Co.
LocationWilliams County (N.D.)
North Dakota
United States
Missouri River
Decade1950-1959
Item Number2039.16.7
Format of OriginalGelatin silver prints
Dimensions of Original21 x 26 cm.
Transcription"An O.R. Burden Construction Co. crew is shown here coating and wrapping on Service Pipe Line Co.'s new pipe line connecting production in the Tioga, North Dakota, vicinity and a refinery now being built at Mandan. This picture shows the crew working on the 12-inch portion of the line north of the Missouri River, visible in the background. The line will be 12 inches in diameter to the north bank of the Little Missouri river, and 16 inches from there to Mandan" - Typed label on back of print.
NotesTitle supplied by staff.
Photographer unknown.
Repository InstitutionNorth Dakota State University Libraries, Institute for Regional Studies
Repository CollectionNorth Dakota Oil Industry Photograph Collection 2039
Collection Finding AidConsult: http://hdl.handle.net/10365/1102
Credit LineInstitute for Regional Studies, NDSU, Fargo (2039.16.7)
Languageeng
Digital IDrs000817
Original SourcePhotograph
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