[Plat of Tuscola, Texas]

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Plat of a portion of Tuscola, Texas bordered to the west and east by the Abilene & Southern Railroad and the Pecos & Northern Texas Railroad. An inset to the right of the map shows the Graham Addition.

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1 map ; 46 x 39 cm.

Creation Information

Hobbs, Oscar Knox July 21, 1931.

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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 188 times . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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Description

Plat of a portion of Tuscola, Texas bordered to the west and east by the Abilene & Southern Railroad and the Pecos & Northern Texas Railroad. An inset to the right of the map shows the Graham Addition.

Physical Description

1 map ; 46 x 39 cm.

Notes

"Copied from Plat Bk 1., Page 111."

"Note: Located in P. Lee Sur. #422 and in Sur 423."

The original has water damage at the bottom of the page which makes the map partially illegible.

Source

  • [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The O.K. Hobbs Plat Book offers the researcher an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene.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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  • July 21, 1931

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  • Jan. 30, 2010, 9:26 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Hobbs, Oscar Knox. [Plat of Tuscola, Texas], map, July 21, 1931; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth78017/: accessed July 23, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.