Siegel, Ben, 1900-1990
1932-1968 Siegel Oil was a distributor for Standard Oil. Ben's son Arnold joined the firm in 1946 and son Larry joined in 1957.
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Contains folder with brochure for the Siegel Energy Corporation and a framed ration stamp form and gasoline purchase permit.
Dates: 1945, 2012
Scope and Contents The series contains newspaper articles that pertain to the history of the Siegel Oil Company. Copies of issues of the West End Press in the 1930s contain advertisements for Silver Tire Company and Siegel Oil and an article discussing Larry Siegel's election to the Shalom Park Board of Trustees. Loose articles written by Larry Siegel are also included as is a framed article commemorating the 50th anniversary of Siegel Oil.
Overview This series contains photographs of the Siegel family and the Siegel Oil Company, including the damage done by the 1945 flood in Denver.
Overview The collection contains photographs, records, and news clippings of the Siegel Energy Company and the Siegel family. Ben Siegel founded the Siegel Oil Company in 1927 when he opened a small filling station at Bayaud and Santa Fe in Denver, Colorado. Ben Siegel was later joined by his sons Arnold and Larry Siegel. Siegel Energy Company is now managed by a third-generation of the Siegel family.. The collection gives the history of a Jewish owned family business.