[Survey Blueprint #5]

Description

Blueprint containing the survey maps from six different street intersections numbered 25-30. Each drawing is labeled with the intersection used as the monument (MON.), as well as the date, elevation, and other relevant notations. This blueprint contains the intersections of Cherry & South 14th, Cherry & South 15th, Locust & South 8th, Locust & South 11th, and two showing Locust & South 12th streets.

Physical Description

6 maps on 1 sheet : blueprint ; 39 x 47 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1930~.

Context

This map is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Library Consortium and one other and was provided by Abilene Christian University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Abilene Christian University Library

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Description

Blueprint containing the survey maps from six different street intersections numbered 25-30. Each drawing is labeled with the intersection used as the monument (MON.), as well as the date, elevation, and other relevant notations. This blueprint contains the intersections of Cherry & South 14th, Cherry & South 15th, Locust & South 8th, Locust & South 11th, and two showing Locust & South 12th streets.

Physical Description

6 maps on 1 sheet : blueprint ; 39 x 47 cm.

Notes

Individual survey drawings are numbered sequentially across several blueprints.

Source

  • [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The O.K. Hobbs Plat Book offers the researcher an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene.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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  • 1930~

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  • June 16, 1927 - October 23, 1930

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  • Jan. 30, 2010, 5:52 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Survey Blueprint #5], map, 1930~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth77480/: accessed August 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.