Group of men taking part in an exchange of documents concerning the purchase of interest in the Rincon Oil Field. A large cashier check for one million dollars (payable to the First National Bank & Trust Co. and dated October, 18 1942) is displayed above their heads. Original resource is a black and white photograph.
"Rice Institute purchase of interest in Rincon Oil Field." (1942) Rice University: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/71181.
Events; William M. Rice Institute; Oil fields--California; Rice University--History
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