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Advertisement for the Port of Houston: Future Oil Center of America, 1933

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Title

Advertisement for the Port of Houston: Future Oil Center of America, 1933

Subject

Shipping--Texas

Description

Advertisement for the Port of Houston: Future Oil Center of America. The ad mentions the transfer of the Gulf Coast headquarters of Shell Corporation to Houston and the building of a refinery, as well as the proximity of Houston to one of the world's richest oil fields.

Creator

Port of Houston

Source

J. Russell Wait Port of Houston Papers , MS 346, Box 3, folder 2, item 81, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Publisher

Rice University

Date

1933

Rights

This material is in the public domain and is licensed under a Creative Commons attribution 2.5 License.

Has Version

View full digital object online at http://scholarship.rice.edu/handle/1911/37623.

Is Part Of

Houston Waterways collections online at https://scholarship.rice.edu/handle/1911/36090 and http://digital.houstonlibrary.org/ (search "waterways").

Format

Advertisement

Type

text

Identifier

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