[Map of Curtis Subdivision of Lot Number 1, Block Number 207 in the city of Abilene, Texas]

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Map of Curtis Subdivision in the city of Abilene, Texas bordered by South First and Vine streets. The block is divided into two sections showing property divisions. A legal not below the map certifies the authenticity of the map and is signed by O. K. Hobbs.

Physical Description

1 map ; 46 x 38 cm.

Creation Information

Williams, Edward & Ross, L. C. 1929.

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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  • Hobbs, Oscar Knox "surveyed by me on the ground March 15, 1929. O. K. Hobbs, Asst. City Engineer, Abilene, Texas."

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Description

Map of Curtis Subdivision in the city of Abilene, Texas bordered by South First and Vine streets. The block is divided into two sections showing property divisions. A legal not below the map certifies the authenticity of the map and is signed by O. K. Hobbs.

Physical Description

1 map ; 46 x 38 cm.

Notes

"Plat Bk. #1 Page 594"

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  • [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The O.K. Hobbs Plat Book offers the researcher an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene.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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[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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  • 1929

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Start & End Dates

  • March 15, 1929 - June 15, 1929

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  • Jan. 30, 2010, 5:52 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Williams, Edward & Ross, L. C. [Map of Curtis Subdivision of Lot Number 1, Block Number 207 in the city of Abilene, Texas], map, 1929; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth77655/: accessed December 3, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.