Date of Award

7-1939

Degree Type

Bachelors Thesis

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science in Geological Engineering

Department

Geology

First Advisor

Dr. E. S. Perry

Second Advisor

Dr. G. F. Seager

Third Advisor

Dr. L. L. Sloss

Abstract

Since the discovery of oil in Montana in1916, the petroleum industry has advanced to a point where over 5,000,000 barrels of oil worthover $6,500,000 has been produced in each of the three past years (1936, 1937, and 1938).