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The rush to the oil drilling fields of Pennsylvania, January 1865, artist's impression, detail

Scanned by: 
Joseph Williams, Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
07/25/2013
Notes: 
Cropped, sized, and prepared for use by John Osborne, Dickinson College, February 9, 2015.
Image type: 
engraving
Original caption: 
Starting for Oil Creek - the Rush to the Cars
Source citation: 
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, January 7, 1865, p. 253.
Source note: 
Cropped from the larger image, also available here.
How to Cite This Page: "The rush to the oil drilling fields of Pennsylvania, January 1865, artist's impression, detail," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, http://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/node/43519.