Oil Fields

By Justice, Eddie, and Michael

Edwin Drake

Edwin Drake drilled the first successful oil well Pennsylvania in 1859. In the 1890s, Pennsylvania and Ohio produced the most oil.


Facts about Edwin Drake

Edwin Drake hired by the seneca Oil company to investigate in Pennsylvannia. Edwin drake was the first person to discover and drill oil in Titusville, Pennsylvania.

More Facts

The oil helped impact peoples lives by, the trains ,cars, railroads, and even peoples houses.