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The Story of Fairbank Oil

Patricia McGee

The Story of Fairbank Oil

Four Generations of the Family Producing Oil Longer Than Anyone in the World

by Patricia McGee

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Published by Words Unlimited Ink .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11800400M
ISBN 100973358106
ISBN 109780973358100

The two-story concrete building is a good example of a modernized Classical Revival design. The building was used as the Fairbanks City Hall until and for many years also housed the fire and police departments and town jail. The building now houses the Fairbanks Community Museum, administered More. A Handwriting Manual by Fairbank, Alfred and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at In , N.K.’s company made $2 million from the sale of lard, soap, and cottonseed oil. N.K. Fairbank & Co. manufactured Fairy Soap and the famous Gold Dust washing powder, internationally the most popular soap of its time, with ads featuring the powder’s mascots, the Gold Dust twins. The company was purchased by Lever.


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