Bartlesville

(redirected from Bartlesville, Oklahoma)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

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.
..... Click the link for more information.
, 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.
References in periodicals archive ?
Brown, long time librarian of the Bartlesville, Oklahoma, Public Library, began in February 1950, just a week after Wisconsin Senator Joseph McCarthy's infamous Wheeling, West Virginia, speech accusing the Truman Administration of harboring Communists in the State Department.
One such case was brought by relatives of Susan Drake in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
Still will office in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, and report to Randy Fralix, General Manager, U.
As part of the deal, Solvay will acquire two Ryton PPS resin manufacturing sites in Borger, Texas, a pilot plant and the R&D facilities in Bartlesville, Oklahoma plus a compounding plant in Kallo-Beveren, Belgium.
USFilter Operating Services has recently received three long-term renewals for its partnerships with Brockton, Massachusetts, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, and Freeport, Texas.
a supplier of advanced polymer based composite raw materials and finished parts to the aerospace, defense and recreational markets, in Providence, Rhode Island; and from 1980 to 1992 he held several positions with Phillips Petroleum Company, a global petrochemical company, in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
In addition, they are celebrating their 5th anniversary of moving the US headquarters from Bartlesville, Oklahoma to Cleveland, Ohio and establishing themselves as players in the growing biomedical industry of this region.
interventional cardiologist at Jane Phillips Medical Center in Bartlesville, Oklahoma and one of the first physicians to perform a case using the 1.
The new investment follows a $14-million expansion of a Measurement Products business unit in Bartlesville, Oklahoma that provides solutions for the oil and gas industry.
The company operates in the Rocky Mountain oil and gas market with major service facilities located in Fort Morgan and Grand Junction, Colorado and depots in Aztec, New Mexico, Trinidad, Colorado, Vernal, Utah and Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
refinery within the next two weeks during its initial production demonstration run in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
Solvay s Global Business Unit (GBU) Specialty Polymers has bought two Ryton PPS resin manufacturing units in Borger, Texas, a pilot plant and R&D laboratories in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, as well as a compounding plant in Kallo-Beveren, Belgium with a total of about 200 employees joining the Group.