Texas History Chapter 20
|Buisness that developed due to oil discovery||Selling and repairing of tools, hotels, Clothing stores...|
|characteristics of an oil patch||Rigs operating 24/7, Pay was good, Slick surfaces, gases in your eyes, injuries|
|Patillo Higgins|| |
Man who thought there was oil on Spindletop Hill
|Anthony Lucas|| |
The Leading Expert On Salt Domes, Struck Oil at Spindletop
|Anthony Lucas Struck oil at Spindletop||January 10, 1901|
|Amon Carter||oil executive, newspaper owner, Made Fort Worth a major aircraft production center, Established an education in cultural foundation, Founded Amon Carter Museum|
|Hugh Roy Cullen||oil driller and wildcatter, donated $11 million to Houston and Houston Hospitals|
|Columbus "Dad" M. Joiner||Is considered the father of East Texas and the east texas oil field|
|Spindletop||Largest Reserve of Oil in The World|
|Houston||Oil was found here in 3 places|
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