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The Heywood No.1 Jules Clement well in the Jennings field, Acadia Co., Jennings, Louisiana.  This well was the first successfully completed Louisiana oil well.  It was drilled to a total depth of 1,700 ft in September 1901, and produced oil from Miocene rocks.  Photograph is courtesy of the Louisiana Energy & Environmental Resource & Information Center (LEERIC), Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

National Assessment of Oil and Gas Project:

Petroleum Systems and Geologic Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas, Cotton Valley Group and Travis Peak-Hosston Formations, East Texas Basin and Louisiana-Mississippi Salt Basins Provinces of the Northern Gulf Coast Region

By U.S. Geological Survey Gulf Coast Region Assessment Team

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