Aggerbeck's Sæber - CIA

Soap Factories

Soap factories have created their often scented products at least since 2800BC. Soap is made form a mixture of salts and fatty acids. Europe Denmark Aggerbeck Blumensaadts N. N. Blumensaats soap factory was established in 1838 England Joseph Crosfield & Sons Joseph Crosfield & Sons was an English soap factory. USA Massachusetts Potter Drug and […]

Gulf petrol station in Hämeenlinnam Finland - 1950s


In 1901 a group of investors started a refinery in Port Arthur, after the discovery of oil at Spindletop in Texas. They chose to name their company Gulf Oil, after the nearby “Gulf of Mexico”. The flow of oil from Spindletop didnt last, and a pipeline from Oklahoma to Port Arthur in Texas was built […]