Horseshoe Lake, 2016

Gev Nauyork, Dorothy Lyons, and Mr. Lyons with Dog Tour the Standard Oil Refinery


“Gev Nauyork, Dorothy Lyons, and Mr. Lyons with Dog Tour the Standard Oil Refinery,” Madison Historical, accessed February 24, 2024,


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This black and white photograph depicts Gev Nauyork standing in the Standard Oil Refinery yard with a Oil Logo Badge, while Dorothy Lyons is pushing man, labeled Mr Lyons, in a wheelchair. The people are labeled with Post-It notes. The back is labeled, "standing Gev Nauyok."


  • industry
  • culture
  • Wood River
  • refineries
  • Standard Oil Refinery
  • animals


  • Photograph


  • Black and white photographic print
  • jpg


  • Wood River, Illinois


  • WRM-P-0016
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