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Preserving history of the petroleum industry in Canada


Raise Your Hand -Canada's Energy Citizens Stand for the Industry
that Drives Job Growth and Security
(Brought to you by the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers)

CAPP Raise Your Hand initiative

BOE Report
Thanks to Sustaining Corporate Member BOE Report
Site Map Last change May 24, 2016
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About the PHS

Membership Application and Benefits - Join us

Upcoming Events - June 1 lunch The Oil Sands in Retrospect
by Chris Turner, Author

Board of Directors

Annual Awards - 2015 Awards recently announced

U of Calgary Scholarship

Minutes of Meetings, etc.
- for Board Members only, requires password


Leduc #1 on February 13, 1947.
Photo courtesy of Glenbow Museum and Archives



Archives Newsletters

Petroleum History Bibliography
by Doug Cass
(PDF 2.1 meg, 789 pages, updated December 7, 2015)

Annual Awards

Oral History Projects

Oil Sands Oral History Project - 117 people interviewed

Timeline – Global Petroleum Industry - by Clint Tippett

Canadian Beginnings

Alberta's First Natural Gas Discovery

Speakers to PHS and their Presentations

Old Companies A to L,   Old Companies M to Z

Six Historical Events in the First 100 Years of Canada's Petroleum Industry - PHS lapel pin set $40

And more petroleum history

Site Map

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Thanks to the Glenbow Archives
for permission to use the historical photographs on this website.

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Calgary, Alberta