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Oil City in Venango County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Patrick C. Boyle

(1846-1920)

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, May 1, 2013
1. Patrick C. Boyle Marker
Inscription. An early oil scout and pioneer oil industry journalist, editor, and publisher. He owned and managed The Derrick newspaper and The Oil and Gas Journal, shaping them into nationally influential petroleum industry trade publications. The Derrick was printed near here.
 
Erected 2013 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 26.035′ N, 79° 42.551′ W. Marker is in Oil City, Pennsylvania, in Venango County. Marker is on Center Street (Pennsylvania Route 8) 0.1 miles east of Main Street (Pennsylvania Route 8), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oil City PA 16301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cornplanter (here, next to this marker); In Memory of Cornplanter (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Lockhart (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jacob J. Vandergrift (about 600 feet away); In Commemoration of the Gift (approx. 0.2 miles away); Joseph Reid Gas Engine Company (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oil Well Supply Company (approx. 0.3 miles away); Col. Francis "Gabby" Gabreski (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oil City.
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, May 1, 2013
2. Patrick C. Boyle Marker
After its unveiling on May 1, 2013
Marker was dedicated on May 1, 2013
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 1, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 269 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 1, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 2, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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