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Location:

East Texas Oil Museum, Kilgore

Date:

16 April

State:

Texas

 

Some pictures:

 

This fascinating museum houses the authentic recreation of oil discovery and production in the early 1930's in the largest oil field inside U.S. boundaries.  We stepped across the city limits into Boomtown, USA, a full scaletown full of stores, people, animals, and machinery depicting the lively activity of a town booming in oil; including:

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The General Store and browse over the shelves

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Drugstore

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Newspaper Office

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Gas Station

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and Movie Theater

Its fun. And Informative

 

(click on the small pictures to see it full size below.  Use the arrows to see more pictures, there are 7 picture in this series)

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