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Nitroglycerine Wagon in Washington County, PA, 1899
Date:
August 16, 1899
Creator:
Earle R. Forrest
Collection #:
MSP197-B003-F010-I160
Process/Size:
Gelatin Silver Print/3" x 4"

Description:
A nitroglycerine wagon hauling a load to a Taylorstown oil field.

Notes:
This wagon belonged to Rose Criswell, a veteran oil well shooter of Washington Field. It was driven by a man called Simons who was later killed in the Oklahoma oil fields.

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