Campaign ad from Will Wilson's run for the U.S. Senate that focuses on the Texas oil industry
1950s-era black-and-white film examining the mechanics of a large-scale oil drilling operation, location unknown.
Film depicting the population explosion in the rural east Texas town of Talco after the discovery of oil in February, 1936
Commissioned by the Santa Fe Railway Company and produced by Dudley Pictures Corporation, this film provides a sweeping overview of the state of Texas.
Home movie footage of a rainy winter day on the waterfront of Corpus Christi
Astronaut Sally Ride discusses World War II industrialization and the resulting post-war urbanization of Texas.
Steve Kanaly discusses the history and significance of the discovery of oil at Spindletop.