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Industrial Inventions(12 Photos)
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Black GoldVideo Clip (2:41)
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Spindletop, an east Texas oil Field, produced 80,000 barrels a day and changed the country and oil production forever.
Oil Drilling Ships
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It's the ship that revolutionized oil drilling at sea. It saves time and money, but for who?
John D. Rockefeller: Oil, Money and Power
John D. Rockefeller: Oil, Money and PowerVideo Clip (3:50)
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The Standard Oil Trust grew to become an industrial monster thanks to John D. Rockefeller's vision and drive.
Mankind in 2 Minutes
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Experience the story of Mankind in 2 Minutes.
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