Physical and Chemical Properties of the Petroleums of the San Joaquin Valley of California

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From Introduction: "This bulletin is the second report so far published and deals primarily with the large oil fields of the San Joaquin Valley of California. The work will be continued as rapidly as possible, and will include all of the more important petroleum districts of the United States. The prime object of the investigations was to determine the economic value of the petroleums and natural gases in the United States with especial reference to the supplies in the public lands, and to ascertain how these resources could be utilized in the industries with least waste and greatest efficiency. "

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Allen, Irving C.; Jacobs, W. A. & Burrell, G. A. Creation Date: Unknown.

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  • Main Title: Physical and Chemical Properties of the Petroleums of the San Joaquin Valley of California
  • Series Title: United States Bureau of Mines Reports
  • Added Title: United States Bureau of Mines Bulletin 19

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From Introduction: "This bulletin is the second report so far published and deals primarily with the large oil fields of the San Joaquin Valley of California. The work will be continued as rapidly as possible, and will include all of the more important petroleum districts of the United States. The prime object of the investigations was to determine the economic value of the petroleums and natural gases in the United States with especial reference to the supplies in the public lands, and to ascertain how these resources could be utilized in the industries with least waste and greatest efficiency. "

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64 p. : ill.

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  • 1907 - May 16, 1910

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Allen, Irving C.; Jacobs, W. A. & Burrell, G. A. Physical and Chemical Properties of the Petroleums of the San Joaquin Valley of California, report, Date Unknown; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc12235/: accessed September 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.