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Inside the Transit Building, former home of Standard Oil, in Oil City, PA Best Places To Live, The Places Youll Go, Places Ive Been, Oil City, Pennsylvania History, Standard Oil, Building Art, Safe Haven, Pittsburgh Pa

There's Oil City in Them Thar Hills!

Former depot for the Oil Creek & Titusville Railroad. Sidewalk grate in Oil City, PA. In 1859, Colonel Drake struck oil near present-day Titusville, Pennsylvania, sparking a worldwide rush for black gold. The discovery created a frenzy of building and exploitation. Smack in the middle of western Pennsylvania forest land, you'll find incongruous examples of Gilded Age architecture set against a backdrop of rugged mountainsides and rural rivers. Back in the day, towns like Oil City sprouted…

 Bridges over Oil Creek. Ancestors (Jacksons) lived here. Oil City, Pittsburgh Pa, Us Travel, Bridges, Places Ive Been, United States, America, Explore

Oil City, PA. Bridges over Oil Creek

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The Pennsylvania RR. roundhouse at Oil City, Pa. and the wye bridge over the Allegheny River. Wildlife Photography, Travel Photography, Oil City, Pennsylvania Railroad, Safe Haven, Model Train Layouts, Round House, Train Tracks, Models

2. July 1971. AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE II, ERIE RAILWAY SURVEY. - Pennsylvania Railroad, Allegheny River Bridge, River Street vicinity, Oil City, Venango County, PA

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Venango County, Pennsylvania 1911 Map by Rand McNally, Franklin, Oil City, Emlenton, PA

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Awesome OLD Postcard Circus Titusville PA/Elephant Diamond Street Scene/Rustic

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 Joseph's Church in Oil City Pennsylvania Oil City, Pennsylvania, Childhood, Train, Infancy

St. Joseph's Church in Oil City Pennsylvania

 Joseph's Church in Oil City Pennsylvania Oil City, Pennsylvania, Childhood, Train, Infancy

St. Joseph's Church in Oil City Pennsylvania

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Visit These 7 Ghost Towns In Pennsylvania At Your Own Risk

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