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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Content

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Correspondence, 1917-1920

Legal Documents

Financial Documents

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Anna Zip Oil Association:

An Inventory of Its Records, 1917-1920, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Anna Zip Oil Association
Title: Anna Zip Oil Association Records,
Dates: 1917-1920
Abstract: Includes correspondence and financial and legal documents pertaining to the formation, business activities, and liquidation of the Anna Zip Oil Association.
Collection # S32.1
Quantity: 1 wallet (.1 linear foot)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Unincorporated joint stock association formed on July 12, 1918, for the purpose of drilling oil wells near Brownwood, Texas, and selling crude oil to refineries. The association was liquidated in 1920.

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Scope and Content

This collection may have been originally inventoried prior to the adoption of current standards. Patrons are advised to request any associated Reference File upon visiting the archives to view the collection, as it may provide additional information regarding the organization and scope of the materials.

Includes correspondence and financial and legal documents pertaining to the formation, business activities, and liquidation of the Anna Zip Oil Association.

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Organization

This collection may have been originally inventoried prior to the adoption of current standards. Patrons are advised to request any associated Reference File upon visiting the archives to view the collection, as it may provide additional information regarding the organization and scope of the materials.
The Anna Zip Oil Company Records is organized by the following series:

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research

Some archival collections may be housed in storage outside of the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library building. Requests to retrieve such materials may take up to 10 business days to complete. Please contact our Reference Department to arrange retrieval.

Audio, video, and film recordings may not be immediately accessible due to format, condition, or copyright status. All items must be digitized prior to patron use. Because not all collections materials have been digitized, please contact the Reference Archivist at least 10 days prior to arrival in order to coordinate digitization. Though we can digitize much of our holdings within two weeks, some media may be fragile and require specialized digitization outsourcing, which can take up to three months for completion.

Use Restrictions

Copyright is retained by either the archives or the creators and authors of items in this collection, as stipulated by U.S. copyright law.

Duplication requests are limited by departmental policies. Please contact our Reference Department for further information.

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Organizations)
Anna Zip Oil Association.
Subjects (Places)
Brownwood (Tex.)
Brown County (Tex.)
Subjects
Oil and gas leases--Texas--History.
Petroleum industry and trade--Texas--History.

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Related Materials:

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library:
Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library Oral History Collection:

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Anna Zip Oil Association Records, 1917-1920, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Accession Information

Collection accession #(s):
n/a

Processing Information

Processed by: J. M. Skaggs, post-1968

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Collection Inventory

Correspondence, 1917-1920

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Legal Documents

Articles of Association, Lease Documents, Stock Certificates, Minutes, 1917-1919

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Financial Documents

Trial Balances, Drilling Logs, 1917-1919

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