Photograph Size: 9x12 | Ready to frame in any standard size frame | Frame Not Included | Archival Quality Reproduction |
Photograph Description: The first oil well Published: c1890. Summary: Reproduction, copyrighted in 1890, of a retouched photograph showing Edwin L. Drake, to the right, and the Drake Well in the background, in Titusville, Pennsylvania, where the first commercial well was drilled in 1859 to find oil. Notes: 21413 U.S. Copyright Office Title from item.