H. Ward Survey Number 90

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Plat of a portion of Abilene, Texas south of the Extension of 3rd Street. The block shows lots labeled A-O and subdivided to show individual properties. There are notes regarding sales and owners as well as notations with acreages and dimensions in varas. Scale ca. 1:3,334 (Scale 100 vrs. per inch.)

Physical Description

1 map ; 46 x 38 cm.

Creation Information

McKean, J. P. May 4, 1928.

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. It has been viewed 12 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • McKean, J. P. "Copied from Deed Records, May 4, 1928, by J.P. McKean."

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Description

Plat of a portion of Abilene, Texas south of the Extension of 3rd Street. The block shows lots labeled A-O and subdivided to show individual properties. There are notes regarding sales and owners as well as notations with acreages and dimensions in varas. Scale ca. 1:3,334 (Scale 100 vrs. per inch.)

Physical Description

1 map ; 46 x 38 cm.

Notes

"Survey No. 90"

"Deed Records Vol. 'X', Page 195."

Addition: H. Ward #90

Note beneath map: "Exhibit 'B' with deed of conveyance from Preston Cocke special Comr. & C. and ex als. to Henry Sayles dated Apr. 11th, 1890 Preston Cocke Special Comr."

The original has water damage at the bottom of the page.

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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The O.K. Hobbs Plat Book offers the researcher an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene.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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  • May 4, 1928

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 30, 2010, 5:52 p.m.

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  • Aug. 27, 2010, 1:29 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

McKean, J. P. H. Ward Survey Number 90, map, May 4, 1928; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth77672/: accessed August 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.