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Magnolia Petroleum Company


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Carl J. O'Hornett Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-2086
Scope and Contents


Attorney. Correspondence (1946) regarding Carl J. O'Hornett's inquiries to oil companies in Oklahoma to lease 1250 royalty acres out of approximately 5400 acres of the North Burbank area of Kay and Osage Counties. Also, a map of the North Burbank area and a map of a plat in Washita County, Oklahoma.

Dates: 1946

Magnolia Petroleum Company Photograph Collection

 Collection — Box Photo M-2
Identifier: WHC-P-1536
Scope and Contents

Black and white copy prints of oil field activities near Wirt, Oklahoma and Healdton, Oklahoma.

Dates: 1914-1924

Wirt Franklin papers

Identifier: WHC-M-2843
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF) Attorney and oilman. Correspondence (1927-1962), business and general files (1903-1990), and financial records (1904-1974) of Wirt Franklin, a longtime citizen of Ardmore, Oklahoma, who was key in developing the Healdton Field. His papers span nearly the length of his six-decade career as an attorney and oilman. Among them are the records of Apple & Franklin, his law practice with Samuel Apple, which represented citizens of the Choctaw and Chickasaw nations in citizenship claims and guardianship cases in the early 20th century. The largest portion of the collection consists of the business and financial files of his many companies and partnerships, including the Crystal Oil Company, Wirtaine Petroleum Corporation, Ardmore Investment Company, Franklin, Aston & Fair, and others. The collection also documents his work as a Special Field Assistant for...
Dates: 1903 - 1990

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Correspondence 2
Oil fields -- Oklahoma 2
Petroleum industry and trade -- Oklahoma 2
Ardmore (Okla.) -- History 1
Chickasaw Indians -- Land tenure. 1