[Survey Blueprint #9]

Description

Blueprint containing the survey maps from six different street intersections numbered 49-54. 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 Sycamore & South 12th, Sycamore & South 8th, Sycamore & South 9th, Elm & South 3rd, Elm & South 8th, and Vine & South 6th 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 49-54. 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 Sycamore & South 12th, Sycamore & South 8th, Sycamore & South 9th, Elm & South 3rd, Elm & South 8th, and Vine & South 6th 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

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

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The O.K. Hobbs Plat Book offers the researcher an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene.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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  • August 9, 1926 - October 27, 1930

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  • Jan. 30, 2010, 5:52 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Survey Blueprint #9], map, 1930~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth77484/: accessed December 8, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.