Buckner, The County Seat of Collin County Texas

Description

Partial plat map of Buckner, Texas, historically the seat of Collin County, Texas. There is a key on the left listing lots and streets and a legal statement handwritten at the bottom. The map is encapsulated and has been framed; printed text at the bottom of the frame says: "Original plat of the first county seat of Collin County---Fort Buckner---drawn by the early surveyor, H. O. Hedgecoxe date 1846."

Physical Description

H 20 x W 11.5, about 2/3 of the original plat extent H 19 x W 10.5 actual map

Creation Information

Hedgecoxe, H. O. 1846.

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by North Texas History Center to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 660 times , with 6 in the last month . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • North Texas History Center

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The North Texas History Center in McKinney contributes local history photographs that document their local history. Images include photographs of the McKinney family, the Wilmeth home, and early wrestler, "Haystacks" Calhoun.

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Description

Partial plat map of Buckner, Texas, historically the seat of Collin County, Texas. There is a key on the left listing lots and streets and a legal statement handwritten at the bottom. The map is encapsulated and has been framed; printed text at the bottom of the frame says: "Original plat of the first county seat of Collin County---Fort Buckner---drawn by the early surveyor, H. O. Hedgecoxe date 1846."

Physical Description

H 20 x W 11.5, about 2/3 of the original plat extent
H 19 x W 10.5 actual map

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Texas History Collection

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  • 1846

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  • July 21, 2006, 10:06 a.m.

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  • April 23, 2013, 1:51 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Hedgecoxe, H. O. Buckner, The County Seat of Collin County Texas, map, 1846; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth15433/: accessed August 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting North Texas History Center.