James H. Luther and Sons moved to Olean N.Y. in 1881 to provide machine and tooling work for the growing 'Petroleum Industry'.

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Besides manufacturing pumping machines for oil & gas wells, Luther also had some of the first patents on natural gas regulators.

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In addition to North Dakota and Montana, we own mineral rights in Saskatchewan. This large wall map in our office shows detailed permits from 1957

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For Mercer County in 1960, Jim Luther and Ben Marcus created their own section maps to keep track of leases.

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