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1920s Standard Oil Company Wood River Refinery Band


“1920s Standard Oil Company Wood River Refinery Band,” Madison Historical, accessed July 16, 2024,


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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.


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


  • Photograph


  • Black and white postcard
  • jpg


  • Wood River, Illinois


  • WRM-P-0142
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