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Letter from Joseph S. Cullinan to Houston Art League
(Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Archives, 1916-06-22)
A leader in the oil industry, Joseph S. Cullinan first founded the Magnolia Petroleum Company before becoming a founding partner and president of Texaco. The Houston Symphony Orchestra, the Houston ...
Children's playground, City Park, Houston, Texas.
(Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, 1916-01-01)
Humble oil fields
(Museum of Houston and the Houston Metropolitan Research Center, 1916-09-03)
Humble became a boomtown in 1904, when oil was discovered nearby and the town site was laid out. By the time the Lone Star Hotel was built and thirty wells were completed several months later, 10,000 ...