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Bartlesville

(bär`təlzvĭl), city (1990 pop. 34,256), seat of Washington co., NE Okla., on the Caney River; inc. 1897. It is a distribution center for a ranching and rich oil-producing area. Petroleum production, marketing, and research have been major enterprises since the first well was tapped in 1897. Of interest are the Price Tower, a concrete and glass building with cantilevered floors, designed by Frank Lloyd WrightWright, Frank Lloyd,
1867–1959, American architect, b. Richland Center, Wis., as Frank Lincoln Wright; he changed his name to honor his mother's family (the Lloyd Joneses). Wright is widely considered the greatest American architect.
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, with its arts center; and the Nellie Johnstone oil well, a replica of the first commercial oil well in the state. A U.S. Bureau of Mines energy research center is in the city.
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Media Contact: Mark Koopmans, Honda of Bartlesville, 855-494-3424, mkoopmans@bartlesvillehonda.
The local geologists and operators call the Bartlesville formation the King Sand as it's present in only 14% of Cowley County producing fields, yet these fields represent 65% of the oil produced in the County," Boyles added.
In Dewey, just north of Bartlesville, the simple brick box of the Comer House (1957) is upstaged by a bright red Constructivist canopy.
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The 2015 Honda Pilot is now available at Honda of Bartlesville, located north of Tulsa, Okla.
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Donny Story, president and CEO of Arvest Bank in Fayetteville, was president of Arvest's operations in Bartlesville before moving back to Fayetteville's market in May 2004.
The Bartlesville Redevelopment Trust Authority and the Washington County Affordable Housing Coalition will use the funding to facilitate the redevelopment of the former Washington County Memorial Hospital.
Honda of Bartlesville welcomes innovative truck to its lineup
Donny Story, president and CEO of Arvest Bank-Fayetteville, was president of Arvest's operations in Bartlesville before moving back to Fayetteville's market in May 2004.
on a modified two-cavity Nissei machine (photo), which will be delivered to Bartlesville in July.