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Author Weaver, Bobby D. (Bobby Dearl), 1936-
Title Oilfield trash [electronic resource] : life and labor in the oil patch / Bobby D. Weaver
Imprint College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (xiv, 226 p.) : ill., map
Series Kenneth E. Montague series in oil and business history ; no. 22
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
The oil boom, 1901-1905 -- The drillers, 1901-1910 -- The other hands, 1901-1910 -- Moving onup north, 1910-1922 -- The Panhandle-populating cow country, 1919-1930 -- East Texas--changes in the patch, 1930-1935 -- Way out west, 1923-1940 -- Change comes to the oil patch, 1941-1960 -- The making of an oilfield culture, 1901-1960 -- A language of their own
Description based on print version record
Subject Petroleum industry and trade -- Texas -- History -- 20th century
Petroleum workers -- Texas -- Social life and customs -- 20th century
Alt Author Project Muse
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