Standard Oil Fire of 1955
All three of our original production volumes are now on one smash DVD!
Volume 1: 1956 PUBLIC DOMAIN safety film, and an overview of the 1955 Standard Oil Refinery Fire at Whiting, Indiana. This is an in depth view of this great fire that knocked everybody out of bed, and caused 2 deaths. This is a report using stock footage of the fire, and interviews with company officials by Hugh Hill, a local news reporter.
Volume 2: an overview of the 1955 Standard Oil Refinery Fire at Whiting, Indiana was created from actual home movies of local residents standing by watching the scene unfold.
Volume 3: a walking tour, and the aftermath of the 1955 Standard Oil Refinery Fire at Whiting, Indiana, created from actual home movies of local residents surveying the damage caused by this great fire. See 119th Street and other well known spots in Whiting as it was in 1955, as folks take home movies of the aftermath.
This DVD also includes bonus footage of 1940's Standard Oil Fire, 1940's Galvan Auto Fire, 1945 Phil Smidt Fire, 1984 Standard Oil Fire and more!