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history of Pithole

Charles C. Leonard

history of Pithole

by Charles C. Leonard

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Published by Morton, Longwell & Co., Printers in Pithole City, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pithole City (Pa.),
  • Pennsylvania.
    • Subjects:
    • Petroleum industry and trade -- Pennsylvania,
    • Pithole City (Pa.) -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby "Crocus" (Chas. C. Leonard).
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF159.P5 L5 1867
      The Physical Object
      Pagination106 p. :
      Number of Pages106
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6905173M
      LC Control Number01010710
      OCLC/WorldCa2503387

      Chas Crocus / History Of Pithole First Edition. First Edition Book-PITHOLE, The Vanished City-Western PA History-w Dust. Oil City & Pithole Railroad Pass. Ill Newspaper POSTER ENGRAVINGS Pithole City Pennsylvania DAKOTA TE. Buchanan Farm Oil Company Stock Certificate.   History of Pithole. Aug Pithole Hermit Leave a comment. Okay. Time to cover what Pithole is. Originally Pithole was just a creek near the Holmden farm in Venango County Pennsylvania. Pithole Creek. The name supposedly came from some sulfur smelling holes along the creek. The holes or cracks probably also leaked natural gas into the.

      Pithole, Pennsylvania: | | | Pithole | | | | |Pit Hole,| | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

      A Town Named Pithole. Pithole, Pennsylvania In early , oil was struck at the base of a wooded hillside in Western Pennsylvania. Within nine months there w fortune-seekers on that hillside, and the woods had been replaced by a small city named Pithole. A History of Pithole Quaker State Roots Go Deep into the Wold's First Oil Field Book 11 I1 I1 11 11 I1 11 11 11 11 I1 I1 11 I1 11 &24 Book 11 I1 I1 11 I1 11 11 II I1 I1 I1 I1 Pithole book research and info from E.C. Miller. Letter to WCD from Jane W. Hill/Yale Univ. Library, 1/12/,. Re: Ben Hogan at Yale.


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Leonard,Morton, Longwell & Co. edition, Microform in English. The history of Pithole / by Charles C. Leonard. Pithole City, Pa.: Printed by Morton, Longwell & Co., Printers, p.: ill. ; 19 cm. Image 1 of The Titusville Herald proclaimed Pithole as having “probably the most productive wells in the oil region of Pennsylvania, Houck writes in his book, Energy & Light in Nineteenth-Century Western New York.

History of Pithole book United State Oil Company subdivided its property and began selling lots for $3, for a half-acre plot. Pithole City burst onto the scene as a brand new town in Venango County in and would quickly become one of the most successful, busiest towns in Pennsylvania.

But, the happy story would be short lived. Uncover the history of the ghost town, which once housed the third busiest post office in the state, through strategically placed markers. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Pithole City is notoriously history of Pithole book in the Pennsylvania oil region as the oiltown that vanished as quickly as it appeared.

The city was the first to be fully illuminated by petroleum, was home to the world’s first pipeline, and had the first daily paper in Venango County. It was during the oil boom when the Frazier Well, the first well drilled.

A town named Cornplanter boomed from 1, occupants in to nea in Pithole City, the prototype boomtown community, rose from non-existence in to o in then fell to inand ceased to exist by As with many industrial enclaves, towns like Pithole were planned with surveyed streets and lots.

Buy The history of Pithole by Leonard, Charles C (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Charles C Leonard. The Pithole Valley Railway was an ephemeral short line railroad in Venango County, Pennsylvania, constructed as a result of the Pennsylvania oil railroad was originally constructed in between Oil City, Pennsylvania, a local oil transportation hub, and the boomtown of Pithole, ucted under the charter of the Clarion Land and.

The History of Pithole - Ebook written by Charles C. Leonard. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The History of : Charles C. Leonard. The story of the Oil boom in the Ghost town of Pithole, Pennsylvania. Pithole City, Pa.: Morton, Longwell & Co., Printers, Edition/Format: Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects: Petroleum industry and trade -- Pennsylvania. Pithole City (Pa.) -- History. Petroleum industry and trade. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items. The fight took place in Ball Town, a suburb of Pithole. Ball Town (there were two of them) is a hayfield today, no sign of the little town.

Illustration from Trainer,Life and Adventures of Ben Hogan. Ben Hogan was a handsome fellow. According to his biographer, George Trainer (), “Hogan’s face is one which attracts the beholder. Very Good - Fine. iv, (xvii) pp, preface to the Reprint Edition, preface, introductory, History of Pithole, advertisements, appendix, bibliography.

December facsimile Reprint of the The History of Pithole by Leonard, Charles G. (Crocus). Historic Pithole City - Pithole Road, Pleasantville, Pennsylvania - Rated based on 3 Reviews "I love coming here and learning about the.

An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. History of Venango County, Pennsylvania. Its past and present, including.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in. By September of the same year, Pithole had grown from a small farming area to a town of 15, people. By January ofhowever, fires and over drilling had caused money to run out and oil to dry up.

Leonard's book is divided into two parts. The first is a factual history of the town and its various oil companies.Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. Special Limited Ed. History of the early years of the petroleum industry and its inception in the early 's around Oil City, Pennsylvania.

Pithole is "the most celebrated of all oil boom towns (died in )." Bibliography and index. Original gree cloth publisher's binding.Pithole, the vanished city; by William Culp Darrah, History, Petroleum industry and trade.

Places. Pennsylvania, Pithole, Pithole (Pa.) There's no description for this book yet. Can you add one? Edition Notes Bibliography: p. Classifications Dewey Decimal Class /96 Library of Congress FP5 D3.