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Reminiscences of Paul Gregory Benedum : oral history, 1951.

Creator: Benedum, Paul Gregory, 1902-1977.
Project: Benedum and the oil industry.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 87 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Oil executive.

Scope and Contents

Ohio State University; early interest in petroleum industry; experiences as geologist in Texas and Louisiana oilfields for M.L. Benedum during 1920s and 1930s; oilbearing formations, leasing, financing, drilling, pipelines; Air Corps during World War II, development of aviation gasoline facilities world-wide; history and description of Benedum holdings; role and influence of M.L. Benedum.


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