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Midwest Refining Company papers, 1914-1928

 Collection
Identifier: 2000-004

Scope and Contents

The Midwest Refining Company papers consist of annual reports, Wyoming Committee meeting minutes, correspondence, and other documents concerning the organization and finances of the company from February 1914 through November 1924. Included are press cuttings dating from Apr 1924-Jan 1928 relating to the Tea Pot Dome scandal in which Henry M. Blackmer, Director and Chairman of the Board for Midwest Refining Company was implicated; and U.S. District and Circuit Court records pertaining to a 1925 equity suit filed against Mammoth Oil Company, Sinclair Crude Oil Purchasing Company and Sinclair Pipe Line Company.

Dates

  • 1914 - 1928

Language

These materials are in English and French.

Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader. This material is housed off-site and will require advance notice of 1 business day for use.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Physical Location

Collection shelved at off-site storage.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Provenance unknown.
Title
Midwest Refining Company papers, 1914-1928
Status
Completed
Author
Milissa Burkart
Date
1998 December
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

Contact:
McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa 74104-3123 US US
918-631-2496
918-631-5022 (Fax)