Stories from PA History
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Striking Oil
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Authors: PHMC Division of History in cooperation with the Pennsylvania Historical Association and independent contractors

Captions: Martha Hall and PHMC Division of History

Digital Rights, Image Research, and Image Gallery: Martha Hall with the assistance of Amy Brigham, WITF, Inc.

Video: WITF, Inc.

Virtual Tour: "Drake Oil QuickTime Virtual Tour," Ripple Effects Interactive

Digital Content Ingestion: Matrix
Related Attractions: PHMC Division of History

Lesson Plans:
Elementary School:
Oil and Its Everyday Uses, by Marcia Raubenstrauch

Middle School:
Oil: Impact of a Resource, by Steve Bullick and Mark Flores

High School:
Ida Tarbell: Hysterical Woman vs. Historical Facts, by Diane Miller

Allegheny College
Drake Well Museum
Marathon Oil Corporation
New York Public Library
Pennsylvania State Archives
Phillips Petroleum Company
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