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Preserving history of the petroleum industry in Canada

 

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About the PHS

Membership Application

Upcoming Events
Oct.29 Lunch with speaker Anna Brooks
on A Day in the Life of an Oil Rig Worker

Board of Directors

Annual Awards

U of Calgary Scholarship

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

 
NA-5262-39
Joseph Brown, Assistant Driller, Dingman #1 well
(Calgary Petroleum Products #1), Turner Valley, Alberta.
Circa 1914-1917 (Glenbow Archives NA-5262-39)

Credit: Glenbow Archives (with permission)

Archives Newsletters

Petroleum History Bibliography
by Doug Cass
(PDF 1.9 meg, 776 pages, updated September 9, 2014)

Annual Awards

Oral History Projects

Oil Sands Oral History Project - 119 people interviewed

Turner Valley 100th Anniversary

Turner Valley (on its 100th anniversary) ‐ A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words - by Clint Tippett, David Finch, and Doug Cass

Remembering a Rich History at Turner Valley - by David Finch, Clint Tippett

1947 Film - The Story of Oil (about Turner Valley)
Thanks to BOEreport.com

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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Petroleum History Society
c/o Micky Gulless, Treasurer
1638 Broadview Rd NW
Calgary, Alberta
Canada T2N 3H1

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