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Description: Topographic quadrangle map of Abilene, Texas, and the surrounding area, showing towns, roads, bodies of water, and borders, with relief shown by contours (interval 100 feet) and spot heights. Scale 1:250,000
Date: 1954
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Report on Acreage in Callahan and Taylor Counties

Description: Report prepared by Warren Worley, a geologist, concerning the topography, drainage, geology, and structural features of land purchased by K.K. and K.B. Legett.
Date: October 2, 1919
Creator: Worley, Warren
Item Type: Report
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Report on Acreage in Callahan and Taylor Counties

Description: Report prepared by Warren Worley, a geologist, concerning the topography, drainage, geology, and structural features of land purchased by K.K. and K.B. Legett.
Date: October 2, 1919
Creator: Worley, Warren
Item Type: Report
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[O. K. Hobbs Plat Book]

Description: 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.
Date: 1930-05~
Creator: [Abilene (Tex.)] City Engineering Department
Item Type: Book
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Document Describing Details of Loan Repayment]

Description: Two copies of a document describing the details of a loan for the purchase of land by T.K. Powell, C.M. McCauley, B.L. Russell, Compere Bros., R.G. Patton, George L. Paxton, Henry James, and K.K. Legett.
Date: December 9, 1909
Item Type: Text
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Man by Car; Baby Picture; School Pictures; School Pictures; Young Woman

Description: Copy negative of four pictures. The picture on the left is of Louis Maurice Williams standing beside a car with a house on the right, taken in 1947 in Putnam, Texas. The top middle picture is a portrait of baby Bobbie Jean Williams sitting in a chair, taken in 1928 in Abilene, Texas. The bottom middle picture is a school picture of Bobbie Jean Williams taken in 1934 in Abilene. The picture on the right is of Bobbie Jean Williams standing in a yard with trees, houses, and a car behind her, taken in 1945 in Abilene.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of People in Baird, Texas]

Description: Photograph of several men and women standing outside of a house. A handwritten note on the photo says "June 8-'40, went to Baird. Sgt. Baker- Camp Barkley."
Date: June 8, 1940
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of "The Tree" Plaque]

Description: Photograph of the metal plaque screwed into the petrified tree stump on the Hardin-Simmons University campus. The plaque reads, "The Tree: The petrified tree stump, a gift of the Class of 1919, was taken from the sand beds near Clyde, Texas, and brought to the campus by the late D. O. Riddle and several classmates."
Date: [1919..]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Report on acreage in Callahan and Taylor Counties continued.

Description: Final page of a report on acreage in Callahan and Taylor Counties in Texas, including information about oil sands, wagon roads, and fuel supplies. The report was submitted by a geologist to K.K. Legett and K.B. Legett.
Date: October 2, 1919
Item Type: Report
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[State and County Tax Receipts for K.K. and K.B. Legett]

Description: Tax receipt acknowledging K.K. and K.B. Legett's payment of their State and County, City Ad Valorem, and Poll taxes for year 1926 on personal property and real estate in Taylor and Callahan Counties, Texas.
Date: 1926
Item Type: Text
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library