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H. Ward Survey Number 90

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.

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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Draftsman

  • 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.

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Source

  • [O. K. Hobbs Plat Book], [Abilene (Tex.)] City Engineering Department, 1930

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Collections

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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

This book provides researchers with an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene.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.

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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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Creation Date

  • May 4, 1928

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 30, 2010, 5:52 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • 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 January 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.