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Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas; Transco in New Jersey, studio print

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Table of contents 
  •  [1st Section:] Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas
  •  Gas drilling well
  •  On the recent value of gas, after being treated as a useless byproduct by the petroleum industry
  •  Workers checking flow of gas in Linden, New Jersey
  •  Places served by Transco's pipeline
  •  Narrator summation, set to scene of drill boring into the earth for oil and gas 
  •  [2nd Section:] Transco in New Jersey
  •  Map of New Jersey showing route of natural gas pipelines through the state.
  •  The End
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Title:Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas; Transco in New Jersey, studio print
Description:One film made up of two distinct but related sections, "Gift from the Earth: Natural Gas" and "Transco in New Jersey". "Gift from the Earth" documents the planning, construction and maintenance of a pipeline [Transco pipeline?] delivering natural gas from Texas to the East Coast. "Transco in New Jersey" gives a detailed tour of communities served by the pipeline in New Jersey. Both sections spotlight the [Transco] pipeline created by the Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Corporation. Color picture with sound.
Country:United States
State:New Jersey; New York; Texas; Lousiana
City:Linden; Trenton; Barrington; Lodi; Fair Lawn; Newark
Date:circa 1954-1959
CreatorBailey, Bob
Source:Bailey (Bob) Studios Photographic Archive
PublisherDolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights:Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Original Format:color film (film) 16mm