[Topographic City Plat]

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Topographic map showing elevations and a body of water (Cedar Creek) overlaid on a map of city streets and properties. The city segment appears to be a portion of Abilene, Texas bordered to the west by Oak Street and to the east by Cedar Creek. Elevation lines are drawn in color with notations marking the measurements.

Physical Description

1 map : some col. ; 58 x 44 cm.

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

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Description

Topographic map showing elevations and a body of water (Cedar Creek) overlaid on a map of city streets and properties. The city segment appears to be a portion of Abilene, Texas bordered to the west by Oak Street and to the east by Cedar Creek. Elevation lines are drawn in color with notations marking the measurements.

Physical Description

1 map : some col. ; 58 x 44 cm.

Notes

The original has water damage along the left edge.

Source

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

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  • Is part of [O. K. Hobbs Plat Book]

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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This book provides researchers with an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene.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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  • Jan. 30, 2010, 9:26 p.m.

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[Topographic City Plat], map, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth78030/: accessed May 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.