1930s








Mt. Pleasant Field circa 1934 1938 - Howard Atha... 1932 - setting charge for seismic survey 1936 - Montcalm County's Lakeview kids...









1938 - Gladwin County permanent steel derrick 1930s - farm life goes on amidst drilling operations 1934 - Northwest corner Lincoln & Main in Mt. Pleasant 1935 - Hearse bearing effigy of "Old Man Depression" leads parade








1932 seismic data acquisition blasting operation... 1938 Bloomingdale Discovery Fisher and Mc Call's Wiggins Estate 1 1937 - Contractor Henry McEvoy helps... 1935 Mt. Pleasant Oil & Gas Exhibition










​1936 - Oil & Gas Exposition, Mt. Pleasant - Dowell booth ​1930s- A drill-in draws a crowd in Clare County ​1938 - West Branch... ​1930s - Building a steel permanent derrick






​1939 drilling record (1,536 feet in 6 and 1/2 days) ​1935 - Island Park Mt Pleasant entrance to Oil & Gas Exposition ​1937 MI Geological Survey Mt. Pleasant Field Office staff ​1938- Norman Carr, Tillie Jaenicke Frank Norton, Carl Chaplin




​1939 - 12 year old Earl "Red" Perry Jr... ​1939 - 12 year old Earl "Red" Perry Jr... ​Glenn Sleight (1930s) ​1938- At Edenville play...
1939 - State Geologist Dr. R.A. Smith, Gus Frye, Harold M. McClure Sr., P.J. Hoffmaster






​1939 - State Geologist Dr. R.A. Smith, Gus Frye, Harold M. McClure Sr., P.J. Hoffmaster ​1939-Bloomigdale -Ray Hunt, George Miller, unknown ​1939- MI Governor Van Wagoner, Walter Russell, Harold M McClure Sr. ​1939- Michigan's first oil & gas Advisory Board...








​1939- Frank Hendershott at Bangor ​1938- W.S. "Scott" Westbrook (left) on Corning 1, Bloomingdale townsite well ​1936-1935 - Island Park Mt Pleasant entrance to Oil & Gas Exposition ​1939-F. L. Filby, Shirley Dye








​1938-Roy Sutherland, Howard Southerland, Shorty Smith, Jessee Runkel, Herm Miller ​1932-R.V. Sanderson, H.D. Sisson ​1939-George Myers, James Graves ​1939-James Graves








​1937-E. G. Guy ​1939-Walter McClanahan, Frank Rand ​1938-D. F. Jones ​1939-Harold McClure Sr








​1937-Walter Russell ​1938-Don Carr ​1938-George Miller ​1939-Glenn Sleight






​1938-Bloomingdale Modern Café - Ione Alleman, George Fuller, Pat Olson ​1939-Harold M. McClure Sr ​1935-Floyd Calvert (2nd MOGA President) , Howard Atha (1st MOGA President)