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Gerald M. Browne correspondence and reports on Pecos Valley oil

 Unprocessed — Box: 1
Identifier: RG-2020-019

Content Description

Correspondence, reports, promotional material and plat related to mining engineer Gerald M. Browne and his involvement with the Pecol Oil Company and affiliated companies. The Pecol companies were incorporated and headquartered in London, England, and operated oil claims in the Pecos Valley of Eddy County, New Mexico during the 1910s.

Acquisition Type

Purchase

Provenance

Appears to have been the property of Gerald M. Browne, although no definitive provenance exists. Item was purchased from McBride Rare Books.

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1914 - 1922

Extent

.25 linear feet