Anderson's Addition to the City of Abilene, Taylor County, Texas [#3]

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Map of Anderson's Addition to the City of Abilene, Texas. Each block is divided into numbered segments showing property divisions. Below the map, a legal statement certifies the authenticity of the map as signed by both owners: J. A. Anderson Sr. and J. T. Anderson. "Lot 1 and 6 in Block "A" are equal in size about 4 1/4 acres each. Lots 2, 3, 4, and 5 in Block "A" are equal in size about 4 1/3 acres each. All lots in Blocks "B" and "C" are equal in size about 5 acres each. All lots in Block "D" are ...

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1 map ; 55 x 44 cm.

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Nelson, Rodney & Beard, Truman 1926.

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Map of Anderson's Addition to the City of Abilene, Texas. Each block is divided into numbered segments showing property divisions. Below the map, a legal statement certifies the authenticity of the map as signed by both owners: J. A. Anderson Sr. and J. T. Anderson. "Lot 1 and 6 in Block "A" are equal in size about 4 1/4 acres each. Lots 2, 3, 4, and 5 in Block "A" are equal in size about 4 1/3 acres each. All lots in Blocks "B" and "C" are equal in size about 5 acres each. All lots in Block "D" are equal in size about 12 1/2 acres each."

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1 map ; 55 x 44 cm.

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"Taylor Co., Texas"

"Deed Records Book "L" Page 640"

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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The O.K. Hobbs Plat Book offers the researcher an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene.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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Anderson's Addition to the City of Abilene, Taylor County, Texas [#1] (Map)

Anderson's Addition to the City of Abilene, Taylor County, Texas [#1]

Map of Anderson's Addition to the City of Abilene, Texas. Each block is divided into numbered segments showing property divisions. Below the map, a legal statement certifies the authenticity of the map as signed by both owners: J. A. Anderson Sr. and J. T. Anderson. "Lot 1 and 6 in Block "A" are equal in size about 4 1/4 acres each. Lots 2, 3, 4, and 5 in Block "A" are equal in size about 4 1/3 acres each. All lots in Blocks "B" and "C" are equal in size about 5 acres each. All lots in Block "D" are equal in size about 12 1/2 acres each."

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Anderson's Addition to the City of Abilene, Taylor County, Texas [#2] (Map)

Anderson's Addition to the City of Abilene, Taylor County, Texas [#2]

Map of Anderson's Addition to the City of Abilene, Texas. Each block is divided into numbered segments showing property divisions. Below the map, a legal statement certifies the authenticity of the map as signed by both owners: J. A. Anderson Sr. and J. T. Anderson. "Lot 1 and 6 in Block "A" are equal in size about 4 1/4 acres each. Lots 2, 3, 4, and 5 in Block "A" are equal in size about 4 1/3 acres each. All lots in Blocks "B" and "C" are equal in size about 5 acres each. All lots in Block "D" are equal in size about 12 1/2 acres each."

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  • 1926

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Nelson, Rodney & Beard, Truman. Anderson's Addition to the City of Abilene, Taylor County, Texas [#3], map, 1926; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth77882/: accessed September 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.