Map of Surveys, Abilene, Texas

Map of Surveys, Abilene, Texas

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Survey map of the city of Abilene, Texas and the surrounding areas with shading to show the Abilene city limits as of 1881. Various parcels of land are delineated and numbered and most have names (the names appear to correspond with the surveys conducted in the area but may also refer to property owners). Railroads and bodies of water are also marked on the map. Scale ca. 1:38,334 (1 inch = 1150 varas).
Contributing Partner: Abilene Christian University Library
Map of Evans Pasture

Map of Evans Pasture

Date: unknown
Creator: Lollar, R. B. & Allen, Alice
Description: Plat map of a pasture encompassing several surveys. Legal statements under the map attest to the accuracy of the map and subdivisions.
Contributing Partner: Abilene Christian University Library
Three Horses in Front of Wooden Fence

Three Horses in Front of Wooden Fence

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of three horses tied to a wooden fence. The horses are wearing saddles and tack. There is a structure to the far right, attached to the fence. In the background, there are telephone poles and a man standing on what appears to be a stationary train.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Three Bi-Planes Flying Over Bases

Three Bi-Planes Flying Over Bases

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of an aerial view of three bi-planes flying over what seem like military bases.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Three Bi-Planes in Flight

Three Bi-Planes in Flight

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of three bi-planes in flight. A view of the ground is visible. In the bottom left of the photo the number "432" is printed.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Building on Fire

Building on Fire

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two images. The first image shows a building on fire with large, dark, smoke clouds. There are people in the foreground with their backs turned to the fire. The second images also shows the same building on fire. There are people that appear to be sitting in the grass watching the building burn.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Building Exterior

Building Exterior

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of the exterior view of some apartments. The buildings are two stories high.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Cattle Auction

Cattle Auction

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of a cattle auction. There is a group of cows with men standing next to them. Also, there are men walking and standing to the right of the cattle. In the background, there are flags hanging from a cable and a Ferris wheel.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Boy Sitting with Cake; Boy Standing with Cake

Boy Sitting with Cake; Boy Standing with Cake

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of two images. The first shows a boy identified as Merle Stevens sitting in a chair with a cake on his lap. In the background, there is a tree and a car. The second shows a boy identified as Merle Stevens standing and holding a cake. In the background, there is a car and a tree.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Building Exterior

Building Exterior

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of Nix Hall a boys' dorm at Hardin-Simmons University.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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