Aerial view of Bureau of Mines Amarillo Helium Plant in Amarillo, Texas

Bureau of Mines Amarillo Helium Plant in Amarillo, Texas, built in 1929. This was the only Government helium plant 1929-1943. It processes natural gas containing about 1.8 percent helium from Government-owned Cliffside Gas Field. Helium Activity Field Headquarters Office and Research Laboratory are at this plant., Credit Line: AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
Abstract/Description: Bureau of Mines Amarillo Helium Plant in Amarillo, Texas, built in 1929. This was the only Government helium plant 1929-1943. It processes natural gas containing about 1.8 percent helium from Government-owned Cliffside Gas Field. Helium Activity Field Headquarters Office and Research Laboratory are at this plant.
Subject(s): Laboratories
Outdoors
Aerial views
Amarillo (Tex.)
Bureau of Mines
Credit Line: AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection
Catalog ID: Bureau of Mines H1