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Title Canada: Athabasca Tar Sands Alberta
Reference POWE 33/160
Collection Records created or inherited by the Ministry of Power, and of related bodies
Library The National Archives
Date 1920-1924
Description This interesting set of papers includes early discussions about the refining of oil from the Athabasca tar sands in Canada.
Document Type Report, Correspondence
Primary Commodity Oil
Theme Production; Cultivation
Keywords petroleum, minerals, geology, fuel, asphalt, gasoline, kerosene, chemicals, drilling
Region North America, Europe
Places Canada; UK; USA
Additional Information Includes the pamphlet The Separation of Adherent Oil or Bitumen from Rock, images 13-20.
Copyright The National Archives