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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

INVENTORY

PHOTOGRAPHS

ARTIFACTS

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Myron A. Wright Papers, 1928-1993



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Wright, Myron Arnold (1911-1992)
Title: Myron A. Wright Papers
Dates: 1923-1993
Abstract: Myron Wright was a chairman and CEO for Exxon and Cameron Iron Works. He served on the Board of Governors of the U. S. Postal Service and as president of the Chamber of Commerce of the United States. This collection consists of materials from his various professional positions along with personal records.
Accession No.: [AR 2009-304; 2011-195; 2012-016]
OCLC No.:
Extent: 13 ft., 1 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Myron Arnold Wright was born April 9, 1911 in Blair, Oklahoma. He received a BS in Civil Engineering from Oklahoma State University in 1933. He began his career in the oil industry as a roustabout for the Carter Oil Company. He later worked for Standard Oil Company (New Jersey) for many years, eventually becoming the director and executive vice president in 1960. From 1966 to 1976, he served as the chairman and chief executive officer of Humble Oil & Refining Company, which became Exxon in 1972. He served as president of the Chamber of Commerce of the United States from 1966 to 1967 and was appointed to the Board of Governors of the U.S. Postal Service during these years. He was also the chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Cameron Iron Works from 1976 to 1989. He was married to Josephine Schmitz and had one daughter, Mary Judith (Wright) Reid. Wright died on November 27, 1992 in Houston, Texas.

Washington Post, December 1, 1992: http://search.proquest.com/docview/140669889?pq-origsite=summon&accountid=7118

News OK, December 1, 1992: http://newsok.com/article/2413995

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Scope and Contents

The Correspondence series encompasses Wrights career from his role as chairman and CEO of Humble Oil & Refining Company to the years following his retirement from Cameron Iron Works.

The Business Activities series includes materials from Wright’s time at the Carter Oil Company, the Standard Oil Company (New Jersey), Humble Oil & Refining Company, and Exxon Company, U.S.A.

The Professional Organizations series contains information pertaining to Wright’s membership in the American Petroleum Institute, Independent Petroleum Association of America, International Petroleum Exposition and Congress, Inc., and other oil industry-related organizations.

The Board Memberships series contains materials relating to the various boards and councils in which Wright was involved, including the Chamber of Commerce of the United States, the Oklahoma State University, and the United States Postal Service Board of Governors.

The Personal and Family series includes artwork (drawings), biographies and obituaries, high school and college materials, materials related to Wright’s political interests, a scrapbook about a trip to Mexico, and materials from his retirement years.

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Arrangement

The papers are arranged into five series:
  • I. Correspondence, 1966-1993
  • II. Business Activities, 1937-1989
  • III. Professional Organizations, 1971-1993
  • IV. Board Memberships and Other Affiliations, 1957-1992
  • V. Personal and Family, 1927-1992

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

This collection is stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Wright, Myron Arnold, 1911-1992
Bechtel, Steven, Jr.
Bentsen, Lloyd
Blanton, Jack Sawtelle, 1927-2013
Brown, George R., 1898-1983
Connally, John Bowden, 1917-1993
Davis, Morgan
Kleberg, Robert Justus, 1853-1932
Krueger, Robert, 1935-
Mahfouz, Khaled, Sheikh
McCollum, L. F. (Leonard Franklin), 1902-1993
McLennan, Ian, Sir, 1909-
Pratt, Wallace Everette, 1885-1981
Reistle, Carl Ernest, 1901-1996
Spahr, Charles
Swearingen, John E. (John Eldred), 1918-2007
Taub, Henry
Subjects (Organizations)
Carter Oil Company
Humble Oil & Refining Company
Exxon Company, USA
Chamber of Commerce of the United States
United States Postal Service
Cameron Iron Works
Standard Oil Company (New Jersey)
Bechtel Corporation
Continental Oil Company
Subjects
Petroleum industry and trade--United States
Commerce--United States
Places
Houston, Tex.
Oklahoma

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Related Material

See also See also ExxonMobil Historical Collection, 1790-2004.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Myron A. Wright Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Amy Sherwood, November 2015.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

INVENTORY

Correspondence, 1966-1993
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2009-304/1 A, 1967-1988
B, 1966-1992
Briscoe, Milo M. (Mike), 1972
C, 1966-1992
D, 1966-1987
E, 1966-1991
F, 1966-1992
G, 1966-1989
H, 1966-1994
J, 1966-1988
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2009-304/2 K, 1967-1990
L, 1967-1992
M, 1966-1993
McCollum, L. F., AAPG Award, 1984-1985
N, 1967-1990
O, 1968-1991
P, 1966-1988
R, 1966-1991
S, 1966-1989
T, 1966-1990
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2009-304/2 U, 1968-1989
V, 1966-1990
W, 1966-1992
Wall, Bennett H., 1979-1991
Y-Z, 1968-1988
Business Activities, 1937-1989
Carter Oil Company, Carter Oil Company,
Miscellaneous items, 1938-1941
Printed material: The Link, 1952-1953
Salnikov, Ivan, 1937-1945
Standard Oil Company (New Jersey), 1946-1965
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2009-304/6 Dinners and special events, 1956-1962
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2009-304/3 Esso Lexington, 1957-1958
Correspondence, 1957-1958
News clippings, 1958
Printed material, 1958
Shipyard Bulletin [Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company], February 1958
The Ship’s Bulletin, May-June 1958
History of Standard Oil Company (New Jersey) Volume III on New Frontiers, 1927-1950, Parts One and Two, Chapters I to IX [2 volumes; confidential typescripts]
Freeport Sulphur Company, 1960
News clippings, 1946-1965
Audiovisual
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2.207/H58c An Evening with Mike Haider and Ivan Salnikov, February 27, 1962
Humble Oil & Refining Company, 1966-1972
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2009-304/3 News clippings, 1966-1972
Printed materials, 1969-1971
The future of 34 industries by company presidents and chairmen, circa 1969
Humble News, 1971
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2009-304/6 McCollum Center, 1968
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2009-304/3 Texas Sketchbook: A Collection of Historical Stories from the Humble Way, 1967
Western Sketchbook: A Collection of Articles from the Humble Way, 1968
Speech, 1972
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2W127 S.S. Manhattan certificate, 1969
Years With Humble, 1966-1972
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2009-304/6 Volumes I-V, 1966-1967 [5 scrapbooks]
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2009-304/7 Volumes VI-X, 1967-1972 [5 scrapbooks]
Exxon Company, U.S.A., 1973-1983
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2009-304/3 Hondo Project, 1981-1982
King Ranch, 1976-1983, undated
News clippings, 1974-1980
Printed materials
News, 1973-1974
Profile, 1975-1976, 1980
Town & Country [Special Houston Issue], 1974
Speeches and remarks, 1973-1976
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2W127 Tribute to M. A. Wright certificate, 1976
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2009-304/8 Years With Exxon, Volumes XI-XIV, 1973-1976 [4 scrapbooks]
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2009-304/16 Audiovisual
M. A. Wright interview on the energy crisis with listener responses, Ken Fairchild Show, WMCA Radio [2 ¼” audio reels], Feb. 5, 1974
Mr. Wright’s Speech, “Business Ethics” [3/4" videocassette], circa 1976
Cameron Iron Works, Inc.,
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2009-304/3 Annual Reports, 1978-1986, 1989
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2009-304/4 Cameron Iron Works de France [brochure], undated
Cameron Puts Good Ideas Into Metal, undated
News clippings, 1978-1986
Speeches and remarks, 1977-1981
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2009-304/16 Videocassette: Cameron’s World, Cypress Facility, OTC [VHS], 1980
Photographs
Professional Organizations, 1971-1993
American Petroleum Institute, 1976-1993
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2W133 Honorary Director certificate, 1976
Gold Medal for Distinguished Achievement, 1987
Resolution in Memoriam, 1993
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2009-304/4 Independent Petroleum Association of America, 1971, 1979
Chief Roughneck award, 1971, 1979
International Petroleum Exposition and Congress, Inc., 1971
Mid-Continent Oil & Gas Association, 1984-1987
Correspondence, 1984-1987
National Association of Manufacturers, 1980
Dinner Honoring Alexander Trowbridge, 1980
Petroleum Club of Houston
Directories, 1975, 1980, 1984
Texas Mid-Continent Oil & Gas Association, 1979
Speech, 1979
Board Memberships and Other Affiliations, 1957-1992
Alva Chamber of Commerce, 1967
American General Insurance Company, circa 1983
Center for Strategic & International Studies, 1985-1990
Correspondence, 1985-1990
CSIS [newsletter], 1985-1986
President’s Report, 1987
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2009-304/10 Chamber of Commerce of the United States, 1957, 1965-1967
Scrapbooks, 1966-1967
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2009-304/4 News clippings and printed material, 1957, 1965-1966
Houston Regional Minority Purchasing Council, 1978
Oklahoma Christian College
Honorary degree, 1974
Oklahoma Heritage Association, 1979-1980
Annual Reports, 1979-1980
Oklahoma Hall of Fame Award
P. C. Lauinger, 1979
1980
MAW Congratulatory Letters, 1980
Citation and acceptance speech, 1980
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2009-304/16 Videocassette: Ceremony [VHS], 1980
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Oklahoma State University, 1965-1990
College of Engineering
1965, 1988-1989
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2W127 Engineering Hall of Fame certificate, 1965
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2009-304/4 OSU Foundation, circa 1990
Rice University Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business Council of Overseers, 1978, 1980, 1992
Sigma Tau Gamma, 1968-1981
Awards Committee, 1971-1972, 1981
Leadership Training, 1968-1972
Tau Beta Pi Association, 1969-1973
Correspondence, 1969-1973
Initiation Banquet, 1969
United Nations Association of Houston, 1978
Dinner Honoring L. F. McCollum, 1978
United States Postal Service Board of Governors, 1971-1981
Annual Reports of the Postmaster General, 1971-1981
Identification card, circa 1974
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2009-304/5 Speeches and remarks, 1980-1981
Trip to China, 1976-1979
China Stamp Export Company, 1976-1977
Itinerary, May 22-29, 1979
Postcards, undated
Travel guides, 1979
University of Oklahoma College of Business Board of Advisors
Correspondence, 1975-1985
Miscellaneous memberships, 1976, 1990-1992
Personal and Family, 1927-1992
Artwork
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2W127 Capturing Wild Bulls in the Kimberleys, Western Australia, Tom Lea, number 69 of 124, 1972
M. A. Wright portrait [pencil drawing], undated
M. A. Wright portrait [pen and ink drawing], undated
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2009-304/5 Biographies and Obituaries, 1978-1992
College and high school, circa 1928-1933
Letters and invitations, 1931, 1933
Programs, 1931-1933
Scrapbook and loose items, circa 1928-1933
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2009-304/11 Yearbooks
The Quill Annual [Enid High School], 1927, 1929
The Railroader [Waynoka High School], 1928
The Ranger [Northwestern State Teachers’ College], 1930-1931
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2009-304/12 The Redskin [Oklahoma A&M College], 1931-1933
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2009-304/5 Political Interests, 1980, 1989-1990
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2009-304/6 Recreation 1980, 1989-1990
A Trip to Mexico, [travelogue and scrapbook] September 1939
Retirement, 1989-1992
Address book, circa 1991
Daily planners, 1989-1992

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PHOTOGRAPHS

Business Activities
Carter Oil Company
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2009-304/16 Wright portraits [8 prints], circa 1940s
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2009-304/13 Wright at dinner with colleagues at The Conrad Hilton, Chicago, November 12, 1952
Publicity photos [4 prints], July 19, 1954
Standard Oil Company (New Jersey)
Germany trip [11 prints], October 1955
Wright attending Producing meeting in Chicago [1 print], December 1957
Coordination Committee for Europe Meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark [1 print], September 18-19, 1958
Lago Oil & Transport Company, Ltd. 30th anniversary luncheon [1 print], January 29, 1959
Eddie Stewart’s retirement party [1 print], May 1959
Aruba photo booklet 6 prints], June 1959
Wright with colleague [1 print], circa 1961
Wright with Russian ambassador’s Zim [car] [3 prints], circa November 1961
Louisiana trip [3 prints], circa January 1963
Venezuela trip [6 prints], January 1962
Venezuela trip [Wright, his wife Izetta, Morgan Davis and other colleagues] [25 prints], circa June 1963
Meeting portrait [1 print], June 1963
Wright receiving 30th anniversary pin from M. J. Rathbone [5 prints], circa June 1963
“Top Talent in Oil Industry at Tulsa Forum” [1 print], October 1963
Wright dining with colleagues at the Southern Cross Hotel, Melbourne, Australia [1 print], March 5, 1964
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2009-304/16 Douglas Greig’s retirement [3 prints], August 1964
Wright and colleagues on a plane [1 print], circa 1964
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2009-304/13 Wright at American Museum of Natural History, New York City [2 prints], circa 1965
Esso Lexington, 1958
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2009-304/17 Launching January 28, 1958
Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company photographs [40 prints], January 28, 1958
The Ship’s Bulletin photographs [appr. 50 prints], January 28, 1958
Snapshots [48 prints], January 28, 1958
Polaroid enlargements [5 prints], January 28, 1958
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2W133 Album, January 28, 1958
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2009-304/17 Maiden voyage [8 prints], April-May 1958
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2009-304/13 Wright portraits [9 prints], 1951-1965
Freeport Sulphur Company Grand Isle Mine [16 prints], 1958, 1961
Inauguration of First Oil Pipe Line, Marsa al-Brega, Libya
Inauguration of First Oil Pipe Line, Marsa al-Brega, Libya [with King Idris and M. J. Rathbone] [56 prints], October, 25, 1961
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2W127 Il Giorniale di Tripoli, October 26-27, 1961
Tarablus El Gharb, October 26, 1961
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2009-304/13 Miss Oklahoma 1963 [19 prints with press releases and clippings], August-September 1963
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2009-304/18 Party for Ivan S. Salnikov, St. Regis Hotel, New York City [1 rolled print], June 8, 1962
Dinner for Directors, 1967-1969
[1 rolled print], June 7, 1967
[1 print], May 22, 1968
[1 rolled print], June 5, 1969
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2009-304/18 Wright portrait [1 print], circa 1951
Wright portrait [6 prints], circa 1958
Eugene Holman portrait [inscribed to “Mike Wright”], circa 1960
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2W127 SONJ: Board of Directors portraits [6 prints], circa 1960s
Board of Directors drawings [2 prints], circa 1965
Humble Oil & Refining Company
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2009-304/18 M. A. Wright Party [album; 128 prints], circa 1966
Wright portraits [2 prints], circa 1966
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2009-304/13 Wright portraits [8 prints], circa 1966
Carl E. Reistle, Jr., Retirement Party [25 prints], April 22, 1966
Wright, J. K. Jamieson and John Bulger, Valhalla, New York [1 print], September 1966
Wright and family visit Manned Spacecraft Center, Houston, Texas [3 prints], September 1966
Wright during Christian Science Monitor interview [3 prints], October 1966
Wright with model of installation for Libya [1 print], circa 1966
Wright and George A. Wilson, Lone Star Steel Company [2 prints], February 4, 1967
Wright and Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey sign “Plan for Progress” [3 prints], February 9, 1967
Wright and colleagues in Boston, Massachusetts [2 prints], April 18, 1967
Directors’ Orientation Visit to Baytown Refinery [3 prints], January 1968
Wright portraits [20 prints], circa July 1968
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2009-304/18 Wright portraits [1 print ], circa July 1968
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2009-304/13 Dinner honoring L. F. McCollum [1 print], December 11, 1968
Dedication of McCollum Center, Harvard University [1 print], November 7, 1969
Offshore Louisiana with Interior Secretary Wally Hickel [3 prints], November 12, 1969
Wright presenting Board resolutions to Captains Walsh and Whalen [2 prints], December 1969
Wright, J. K. Jamieson and colleagues aboard the S.S. Manhattan [3 mounted prints], circa 1969
Arctic North Slope of Alaska [12 prints], 1970
Fortune magazine [Wright with new Exxon logo] [1 print], November 1971
Ingersoll-Rand Company party [2 prints], October 7, 1971
Wright portraits [3 prints], 1971
Wright and colleagues reviewing Survey Committee map [1 print], undated
Wright, Randall Meyer and colleagues being sworn in [1 print], undated
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2W127 Humble Oil & Refining Company: Board of Directors [1 print], circa 1970
Exxon Company, U.S.A.
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2009-304/18 Trip to Japan [album; 36 prints], 1973
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2009-304/14 Florida State University talk [4 prints], 1974
Trip to Alaska, Aug. 15-22 [62 color prints], 1975
Portraits [7 prints], 1975
Retirement presentation [19 slides], 1976
Slides for Speech #1, W. T. Slick, Jr. [54 slides], March 9, 1978
Wright attending Randall Meyer farewell dinner [2 prints], February 1988
Exxon Building, New York City [1 print], undated
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2W127 Exxon Co. USA: M. A. Wright photo collage [1 print], circa 1976
Exxon Co. USA: Board of Directors portraits [2 prints], 1976
Exxon Corporation Board of Directors portrait [1 print], circa 1976
Cameron Iron Works, Inc.
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2009-304/14 Wright, Houston Mayor Jim McConn, Nicolae Ceauşescu and two others [1 print], April 1978
Romanian visit [with Nicolae Ceauşescu] [34 prints], circa August 1978
Wright receiving award from Petroleum Engineer International [3 prints], May 8, 1978
Wright at event with George H. W. Bush, Barbara Bush and L. F. McCollum [2 prints], circa December 1978
[Facilities, products and M. A. Wright] [65 prints], circa 1979
Board tour of Cypress, Texas, facility [40 prints], October 30, 1980
Japan Steel visit [3 prints], November 17, 1980
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2009-304/18 Wright portrait [1 print], circa 1980
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2009-304/14 Board of Directors portrait [2 prints], circa 1981
Wright and Sheikh Yamani [of Saudi Arabia] [2 prints], 1981
Wright presenting award to Hermann Spörker [3 prints], May 1982
Maracaibo, Venezuela [3 prints], October 2, 1982
Offshore Technology Conference [7 prints], 1983
Ville Platte [Louisiana] Plant opening [8 prints], January 25, 1984
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2009-304/16 Wright in front of portrait of James Smither Abercrombie [1 print], circa 1985
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2009-304/18 Board portrait, circa 1985
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2009-304/14 Wright and Philip Burguières [1 print], circa 1985
Wright portrait [1 print], circa 1985
Wright and King Fahd [of Saudi Arabia] [3 prints], February 12, 1985
Cameron de France, 25 Years [4 prints], June 10, 1985
Wright attending award ceremony with Philip Burguières [1 print], March 16, 1989
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2W127 Cameron: Wright portrait [1 print], 1985
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2009-304/14 Miscellaneous [36 slides], 1967-1980
Board Memberships and Other Affiliations
American General Insurance Company
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2009-304/16 Wright with AGI colleagues, circa 1975
Chamber of Commerce of the United States
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2009-304/14 Wright with Robert Gerholz, President [1 print], November 1965
Wright portraits [2 prints], 1966
Wright behind table at press conference [1 print], circa 1966
Wright speaking at Houston Chamber of Commerce [1 print], circa 1966
Wright speaking at lectern [1 print], circa 1966
Wright speaking in New Orleans [1 print], circa 1966
Wright speaking to unidentified group [3 prints], circa 1966
Wright, United States Senator Robert Bennett (R-Utah) and Ed Neilan at Directors’ dinner [1 print], February 24, 1966
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2009-304/18 Nation’s Business photographs [Wright at work and at home with wife, Izetta] [24 prints; 10 contact sheets], March and April 1966
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2009-304/14 Houston Chamber of Commerce reception in honor of President M. A. Wright and family [3 prints], August 15, 1966
Luncheon with President Lyndon Johnson, White House [Wright with President Johnson, former President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Cardinal Francis Spellman and others] [2 prints], August 25, 1966
Wright photograph published in Washington Report [1 print], week of November 9, 1966
Wright and colleagues, Grosvenor House, London [4 prints], December 1966
Wright speaking at Houston Chamber of Commerce [1 print], December 6, 1966
Wright speaking at Miami-Dade County Chamber of Commerce [1 print], January 16, 1967
Fifth Association Public Affairs Conference, Sheraton Park Hotel, Washington, D.C. [Arch Booth, Wright, Senator Everett Dirksen, Senator Vance Hartke, Representative Gerald Ford] [1 print; inscribed by Hartke], February 1967
Wright, his wife Izetta, Allan and Marialice Shivers and others, Annual Dinner [3 prints], May 5, 1967
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2009-304/18 Wright with members [1 print], circa 1967
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2009-304/15 The Florida Council of 100
Wright attending event with Arnold Palmer, Don Shoemaker, Bill O’Neill, Jack Bowen and others [3 prints], 1971
Houston Chamber of Commerce
Annual meetings [5 prints}, 1966, 1968
Independent Petroleum Association of America
Chief Roughneck Club luncheon [13 prints], November 1971
Chief Roughneck Club luncheon [1 print], October 1979
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2009-304/18 The National Conference of Christians and Jews, Houston Region
Brotherhood Awards Dinner [album containing 29 prints, invitation, program and speech], March 6, 1975
National Water Commission
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2009-304/18 Meeting with President Lyndon Johnson [2 prints], November 21, 1968
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2009-304/15 Commissioners [3 prints], November 7, 1969
National Wildlife Federation
Board of Directors, Mackinac Island, Michigan [1 print], August 1973
Oklahoma Christian College
Convocation Honoring Mr. M. A. Wright [4 prints], August 2, 1974
Oklahoma State University
Wright portraits on campus [4 prints], 1961
Wright’s induction into the Engineering Hall of Fame [2 prints], November 4, 1965
Wright, Henry Bellmon, Raymond A. Young and Robert B. Kamm, Henry G. Bennett Distinguished Service Award, 1975
25 Year Club of the Petroleum Industry
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2009-304/18 26th Annual Banquet [1 rolled print], Nov. 9, 1965
33rd Annual Banquet [1 rolled print], Nov. 4, 1972
34th Annual Banquet: Wright, J. K. Jamieson and unidentified man [1 print], November 1974
36th Annual Banquet [1 rolled print], Nov. 10, 1975
United States Postal Service Board of Governors
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2009-304/15 Board portrait [1 print], 1971
Trip to China [53 prints], 1979
National Postal Forum [3 prints], 1980
Retirement dinner [13 prints], 1981
University of Tulsa
Wright receiving honorary doctor of science degree, Tulsa, Oklahoma [1 print], 1967
Personal and Family
College and high school
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2009-304/15 Wright school portrait [1 print], circa 1927
Wright in high school band [2 prints], circa 1927
Family
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2009-304/18 Unidentified family in front of house [1 print], undated
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2009-304/15 Unidentified men in uniform [2 prints], undated
[Izetta Chattin?] at work [2 prints], April 1931
Wright with family, circa 1967-1969
Recreation
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2009-304/16 Photographs from A Trip to Mexico [circa 95 prints], September 1939
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2009-304/15 Libya trip [15 prints], 1965
NILO Farms [2 prints], February 8, 1968
Wright playing tennis [1 print], circa 1970
Shooting in Pennsylvania [1 print], circa 1980
Shooting in Scotland [Murthly Estate] [10 prints], December 5, 1981
The New Ball in Town [charity tennis event], Houston, Texas [1 print], 1982
White Lake [3 prints], Fall 1984

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ARTIFACTS

Standard Oil Company (New Jersey)
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2009-304/9 Decorative bell: “Esso Bürgenstock 1956” 1956
Paperweight, in Lucite: “Crude Oil and Reservoir Rock From Imperial Oil’s Leduc Field, Alberta, Canada [2 items], undated
Paperweight, in Lucite: “Esso Exporation Australia, Inc. – Distillate and Reservoir Sand from Esso Gippsland Shelf – 1 (Gas), February 1965
Humble Oil & Refining Company
ENJAY Houston, January 18, 1972 [gold-plated magnifying glass], 1972
Commemorative coin, in Lucite: Enco Highland Uranium Operations, Wyoming, 1972
Benicia Refinery Dedication plaque, October 3, 1969
Exxon Company, U.S.A.
Exxon logo measuring tape, undated
Exxon logo playing cards [2 decks], undated
Cameron Iron Works, Inc.
Manufacturas Cameron C.A. Inauguracion 2 de Octubre, 1982 M. A. Wright commemorative piece, 1982
Cameron Iron Works, Inc. / CIW / Original Listing / July 24, 1970 [statue of the “Bull and Bear” presented by New York Stock Exchange], 1970
International Petroleum Exposition and Congress, Inc.
Wright’s Executive Director lapel medal for the International Petroleum Exposition, Tulsa, 1971
25-Year Club of the Petroleum Industry
25-Year Club of the Petroleum Industry tie and tie-bar, 1988
25-Year Club of the Petroleum Industry tie, undated
American General Insurance Company
Commemorative “gold” coin: Benjamin N. Woodson, CLU, 70th Birthday, June 5, 1978
Chamber of Commerce of the United States
Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America service award [for service as a member of the Board of Directors], April 30, 1973
Key to the City of Charlotte, North Carolina, circa 1966
White House Luncheon menu, signed by LBJ and others, in Lucite, August 25, 1966
Houston Chamber of Commerce
Houston Chamber of Commerce Medal presented to M. A. Wright in Recognition of Outstanding Service as a Member of the Board of Directors 1978—1981 [award], 1981
Houston Chamber of Commerce commemorative award: Presented to M. A. Wright for service as a member of the Board of Directors, 1981-1984, 1984
Lambda Chi Alpha
Paperweight commemorating Wright’s membership in the Charter Society Lambda Chi Alpha Educational Foundation Alumni Loyalty Fund, 1990
Oklahoma Heritage Association
Oklahoma Heritage Association Hall of Fame medal, undated
Oklahoma State University
President’s Club of Oklahoma State University plaque [presented to Mr & Mrs. Myron A. Wright], 1965
Henry G. Bennett Distinguished Service Award, Oklahoma State University, Awarded to M. A. Wright, 1975
Oklahoma State University, M. A. Wright, Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, 1933, paperweight, undated
Oklahoma State University Myron A. Wright President’s Distinguished Scholarship plaque, undated
Oklahoma A&M College, Department of Dairying milk bottle, undated
United States Postal Service Board of Governors
National Postal Forum XIV [plaque with stamps September 8, 1980
Commemorative coin: Oklahoma Semi-Centennial Exposition, 1957

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