Photostory # 75: Canada Seventh as Oil Producer

Ronny Duke , Gar Lunney , R. Jacques
National Film Board of Canada
Release Date
October 9, 1956
CMCP fonds
Credit Line
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography fonds, National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
Main Text
Oil consumption has tripled since 1946 when the domestic supply was only about a million barrels. The 1955 output of over 128 million barrels now meets the needs of all of Western Canada and part of Ontario and production has increased by almost 40% in the first half of 1956.