University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the H.P. Nichols Texas Oil Industry Reminiscence, circa 1970s



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Nichols, H.P.
Title: H.P. Nichols Texas Oil Industry Reminiscence
Dates: circa 1970s
Abstract: Reminiscence of Texas oil man, H.P. Nichols, from early childhood in the 1890s through his professional career in the petroleum industry. Places include Beaumont, Sour Lake, Spindletop, Petrolia, and Austin, Texas.
Accession No.: 2008-295
Extent: 1 inch
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

H.P. Nichols was a Texas oil man who grew up in Austin, Texas during the 1890s.


Scope and Contents

Reminiscence is a 200-page typescript comprised of small chapters of biographical stories and descriptions of life in Texas during the early to mid twentieth century.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Nichols, H.P.--Archives.
Subjects
Petroleum industry and trade--Texas.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

H.P. Nichols Texas Oil Industry Reminiscence, circa 1970s, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


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2.325/J81 Reminiscence, circa 1970s