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Caribbean Petroleum Company Annual Reports

Identifier: 2022-009

The collection consists of 13 annual reports of the Caribbean Petroleum Company, later known as the Shell Caribbean Petroleum Company, part of Royal Dutch Shell, from between 1915 and 1938.


  • 1915-1938


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13 Items

Historical Information

The Caribbean Petroleum Company began explorations in Venezuela in 1913. It was originally an affiliate of Barber Asphalt Co. In 1916, it became a member of the Grupo Royal Dutch Shell, and in 1948 changed its name to Shell Caribbean Petroleum Company. [source: Diccionario biográfico de Venezuela, 1953; Library of Congress Name Authority File]

Acquisition Information

Donated by Hans Krause.

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Repository

University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
MD Anderson Library
4333 University Drive
Houston TX 77204-2000 USA