[Map] of the Bowyer Subdivision of Parts of the Northeast, Southeast and Southwest Quarters or Survey Number 50, Blind Asylum Land. Taylor County Texas. [#3]

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Plat of a portion of Abilene, Texas showing an area near the Abilene State Hospital around the Abilene Southern Railroad. Various subdivisions and additions are marked and labeled to show property lines. Scale 1:6,000

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1 map : blueprint ; 47 x 39 cm.

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Hobbs, Oscar Knox May 5, 1934.

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  • Main Title: [Map] of the Bowyer Subdivision of Parts of the Northeast, Southeast and Southwest Quarters or Survey Number 50, Blind Asylum Land. Taylor County Texas. [#3]
  • Alternate Title: [Map] of the Bowyer Subdivision of Parts of the N.E., S.E. and S.W. Quarters or Survey No. 50, Blind Asylum Land. Taylor County Texas.

Description

Plat of a portion of Abilene, Texas showing an area near the Abilene State Hospital around the Abilene Southern Railroad. Various subdivisions and additions are marked and labeled to show property lines. Scale 1:6,000

Physical Description

1 map : blueprint ; 47 x 39 cm.

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  • [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

The O.K. Hobbs Plat Book offers the researcher an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene.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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See Also: : Is format of Map of the Bowyer Subdivision of Parts of the Northeast, Southeast and Southwest Quarters or Survey Number 50, Blind Asylum Land. Taylor County Texas. [#1], OKHPB_0549
See Also: : Is format of [Map] of the Bowyer Subdivision of Parts of the Northeast, Southeast and Southwest Quarters or Survey Number 50, Blind Asylum Land. Taylor County Texas. [#2], OKHPB_0550

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  • May 5, 1934

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  • Jan. 30, 2010, 9:26 p.m.

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Hobbs, Oscar Knox. [Map] of the Bowyer Subdivision of Parts of the Northeast, Southeast and Southwest Quarters or Survey Number 50, Blind Asylum Land. Taylor County Texas. [#3], map, May 5, 1934; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth78019/: accessed December 7, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.