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Texas Well Log Service Driller Logs Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2010-022
Martin Schulz managed then purchased the Texas Well Log Service during the early 1920s. He developed well logs from required Texas Railroad Commission filings and then sold the resulting compilation as a “log report.” His customers were major oil exploration companies as well as small independents.

The Texas Well Log Service Driller Log Collection contains an estimated 450,000 pages of well log driller reports in 129 boxes. The reports are organized alphabetically by and within Texas counties.

Dates

  • 1917-1965

Extent

129 Linear Feet

Historical Note

The Texas Well Log Service was managed by Martin Schulz, who purchaaed the company in the early 1920s.
Author
Teresa Tomkins-Walsh, Ph.D., Tai Luong, Christian Kelleher

Repository Details

Part of the University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Repository

Contact:
University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
MD Anderson Library
4333 University Drive
Houston TX 77204-2000 USA
713-743-9750