Benjamin Austin Survey 91 [#2]

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Map of a portion of Abilene, Texas roughly bordered by Elm, South 12th, Oak, and South 14th streets. Property divisions are marked as well as notations for pipes and dimensions. A portion of the land is labeled, "Northington Preemption" and a piece at the bottom of the page says, "Block 208."

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1 map : blueprint ; 39 x 47 cm.

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Map of a portion of Abilene, Texas roughly bordered by Elm, South 12th, Oak, and South 14th streets. Property divisions are marked as well as notations for pipes and dimensions. A portion of the land is labeled, "Northington Preemption" and a piece at the bottom of the page says, "Block 208."

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1 map : blueprint ; 39 x 47 cm.

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"Benj. Austin Survey 91."

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  • [O. K. Hobbs Plat Book], [Abilene (Tex.)] City Engineering Department, 1930

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Abilene Library Consortium

The Abilene Library Consortium (ALC) is a regional nonprofit organization in Abilene, Texas, that provides support and resources to libraries, museums, and information organizations. The ALC collection features thousands of photos, print materials, maps, newspapers, and much more.

O.K. Hobbs Plat Book

The O.K. Hobbs Plat Book offers the researcher an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene. Its bulk was assembled in 1927 by O.K. Hobbs and J.P. McKean, and was revised by Hobbs in May, 1930. It appears to have been compiled from many different sources., and the plats in this book were traced from older plat collections.

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[O. K. Hobbs Plat Book] (Book)

[O. K. Hobbs Plat Book]

This plat book includes an indexed segment in the middle as well as additional plats, assembly drawings, and newspaper clippings that were added to the beginning and end of the compilation. A table of contents on page 115 lists the segments in the middle section of the plat book including an alphabetical index by name (p. 117), an index by number of blocks and surveys (p. 133), eleven index maps, and the plats that were filed through May 1, 1930.

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Benjamin Austin Survey 91 [#1] (Map)

Benjamin Austin Survey 91 [#1]

Map of a portion of Abilene, Texas roughly bordered by Elm, South 12th, Oak, and South 14th streets. Property divisions are marked as well as notations for pipes and dimensions. A portion of the land is labeled, "Northington Preemption" and a piece at the bottom of the page says, "Block 208."

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  • N:32.436177, E:-99.733429, S: 32.431885, W:-99.737581

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Benjamin Austin Survey 91 [#2], map, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth77934/: accessed July 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.