First American gusher

notes on the history, geology and production of the Stockton oil well drilled in Cumberland County, Kentucky, in 1829. by Willard Rouse Jillson

Publisher: Roberts Print Co. in Frankfort

Written in English
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Bibliography: p. 40-60.

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