G.W. Morris Subdivision of a Part of Block "p", Moulton & Ward's Subdivision of the West Part of the H. Ward Survey 90 in Abilene, Texas

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Plat of a portion of the city of Abilene, Texas at the intersection of South Third Street with Ross and Grand avenues. The center block is subdivided to show individual properties and there are notations regarding dimensions and areas encompassed by previous surveys. Scale 1:1,200

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1 map ; 46 x 38 cm.

Creation Information

Eldridge, F. G. December 12, 1927.

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  • Eldridge, F. G. "Copied & Traced from the Taylor County Records, 12-12-27, by F.G. Eldridge."

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Description

Plat of a portion of the city of Abilene, Texas at the intersection of South Third Street with Ross and Grand avenues. The center block is subdivided to show individual properties and there are notations regarding dimensions and areas encompassed by previous surveys. Scale 1:1,200

Physical Description

1 map ; 46 x 38 cm.

Notes

"Plat Book No. 1, Page No. 548."

Subdivision: G.W. Morris, Block: Pt. of "D", Addition: H. Ward Sur. #90

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

This book provides researchers with an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene.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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[O. K. Hobbs Plat Book], ark:/67531/metapth67177

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  • December 12, 1927

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 30, 2010, 5:52 p.m.

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  • Aug. 23, 2010, 5:54 p.m.

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Eldridge, F. G. G.W. Morris Subdivision of a Part of Block "p", Moulton & Ward's Subdivision of the West Part of the H. Ward Survey 90 in Abilene, Texas, map, December 12, 1927; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth77985/: accessed July 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.