Great River Road, 2016

1920s Standard Oil Company Wood River Refinery Band

Citation

“1920s Standard Oil Company Wood River Refinery Band,” Madison Historical, accessed February 25, 2024, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/1554.

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Description

This is a black and white photo of the Standard Oil Company "Famous Forty" band. The band is posed outdoors with their instruments. This photo was used in newspaper clippings and those clippings have descriptions with names of those included. See the 1920 "Original Famous Forty" Standard Oil Company Band image.

Subjects

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

Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Black and white postcard
  • jpg

Coverage

  • Wood River, Illinois

Identifier

  • WRM-P-0142
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