State's Earliest Oil Refinery


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STATE'S EARLIEST OIL REFINERY

Muskogee Oil Refining Company, organized in March, 1905, built a "finishing plant" near this site in November, 1905. It soon was producing lamp kerosene, lubricating oil and industrial fuel -- the beginning of oil refining in Oklahoma, a leading industry today.

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State Highway Commission 1965


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Metal highway marker south of Muskogee on U.S. Highway 69,Muskogee, OK


35.728363499484495, -95.40252685546875
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