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Title
Filling the tank of a gasoline station.
Collection

"The Pageant of America" Collection

v.5 - The epic of industry

(unpublished photographs)

Petroleum and natural gas

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1860 - 1920 (Approximate)
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Topics
Petroleum industry -- United States
Trucks
Automobile service stations
Gasoline tanks
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: VII 51 [embossed in lower left corner] Wint Studio, Allentown, PA [typewritten on separate paper] Courtesy of International Motor Co. From the distributing station refined oil is carried to retailers or directly to consumers in tank wagons (horse drawn) or tank trucks (motors). Grocers, householders and factories are all supplied with oil from the tank wagon, but the most familiar scene is the tank truck taking gasoline to an automobile filling station.
Physical Description
Extent: 20 x 24.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b985ad50-c613-012f-2dfe-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Filling the tank of a gasoline station." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1920. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b62a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Filling the tank of a gasoline station." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 12, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b62a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1920). Filling the tank of a gasoline station. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b62a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Filling the tank of a gasoline station.