[Clipping: Water System Needs New Tanks, Mains and Pumps]


Newspaper clipping of an article about Abilene's water system, including a map of the city water lines.

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Shell, Bill February 8, 1964.


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Newspaper clipping of an article about Abilene's water system, including a map of the city water lines.

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1 clipping : ill.



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  • "Water System Needs New Tanks, Mains and Pumps," Abilene Reporter-News, Abilene Texas, February 8, 1964. p. 1-A, 8-A


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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This book provides researchers with an objective, historical reference to the layout of the city of the Abilene.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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  • February 8, 1964

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Shell, Bill. [Clipping: Water System Needs New Tanks, Mains and Pumps], clipping, February 8, 1964; Abilene, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth866232/: accessed April 24, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.