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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Baroid Corporate History, Undated



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Baroid Corporate History
Title: Baroid Corporate History
Dates: Undated
Abstract: A transcript of the corporate history of Baroid Sales Company, written primarily by William H. Welch, comprises the Baroid Corporate History.
Accession No.: 2012-269
Extent: 1 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

Energy services corporation Baroid Sales Company was established in March 1930 in Los Angeles, California, and later opened a second office in Houston, Texas during 1932. The company began as the merging of Cal Talc, A. J. Lynch, and National Pigment Chemical. Starting with just five employees, Baroid expanded into a multi-million dollar company. William H. Welch served as president from 1982-1987.

Source:

Welch, William H., et al. “Baroid Corporate History.”

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Scope and Contents

A transcript of the corporate history of Baroid Sales Company, written primarily by William H. Welch, comprises the Baroid Corporate History.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Welch, William H.
Ratcliffe, George.
Farnham, Harold.
Sikes, Dee.
Evans, Ward.
Cook, Barbara Pacific.
Subjects (Organizations)
Baroid Energy Company -- Archives.
Subjects
Corporations -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Industries -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Industries -- California -- History -- 20th century.
Petroleum industry and trade -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Places
Houston (Tex.)
Los Angeles (Calif.)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Baroid Corporate History, Undated, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Maria Soscia, November 2012.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2.325/J84c Baroid corporate history transcript

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