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Block Map of Original Town, Abilene, Texas

Description: Cadastral map of the town of Abilene, Texas showing property lots as well as creeks and railroad tracks. Scale 1:12,000
Date: 1931
Creator: Hobbs, Oscar Knox
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian 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

Map of O. D. Dillingham's Subdivision of Part of the Anderson Addition to the City of Abilene, Taylor County, Texas.

Description: Map of O. D. Dillingham's Subdivision in the City of Abilene, Texas bordered by South Fourteenth (formerly Kirkland), Elm (formerly New), Hayden, and Poplar streets, and divided by Country Club Drive and Butternut Street. Each block is divided into numbered segments showing property divisions. Scale 1:600.
Date: August 25, 1936
Creator: Hobbs, Oscar Knox
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Map showing T. C. Campbell's Re-Plat of College Drive Addition to the City of Abilene, Taylor County, Texas

Description: Plat of a portion of the city of Abilene, Texas, roughly bordered by Plum street to the east, city property to the north, Cedar Creek to the east, and North 10th Street to the south. Various properties are labeled and subdivided to show individual property lines. A statement beneath the title gives a detailed account of the portions of the city included in the map. Scale 1:2,400
Date: August 1931
Creator: Hobbs, Oscar Knox
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Merkel.

Description: Plat of the town of Merkel, Texas which appears to have been part of a survey for the Texas & Pacific Railway Company. The various blocks of the town are divided to show the property lines. A legal statement at the top of the page asserts that the map is an accurate representation of the town and is signed by the land commissioner for the railway company. An inset in the upper-left corner shows the Grimes County School land. Scale 1:3,600
Date: May 16, 1931
Creator: Hobbs, Oscar Knox
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Merkel

Description: Plat of the town of Merkel, Texas which appears to have been part of a survey for the Texas & Pacific Railway Company. The various blocks of the town are divided to show the property lines. A legal statement at the top of the page asserts that the map is an accurate representation of the town and is signed by the land commissioner for the railway company. An inset in the upper-left corner shows the Grimes County School land. The map appears to have been sketched on a page from a ledger. Scale 1:3,600 (This map, Scale 1"=300', Drawn on Record 1"=200')
Date: May 16, 1931
Creator: Hobbs, Oscar Knox
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Plat of lots 5 and 6, Block 141, Abilene, Tex.

Description: Plat of lots 5 and 6, Block 141 in the city of Abilene, Texas bordered by North Second, and Bios D'arc streets, and an alley. One part of the block is marked to show the subdivision of property. Scale: 1:240.
Date: February 3, 1937
Creator: Hobbs, Oscar Knox
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Plat of Merkel, Texas]

Description: Plat of a portion of the town of Merkel, Texas. According to the note in the lower-right corner: "Sketch showing the location of division lines on the town plat of Merkel. Index numbers and primary lines are shown here also." Additions are outlined and labeled in red. Scale 1:9,600
Date: April 13, 1931
Creator: West Texas Utilities Company. Engineering Department.
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Plat of the Dixie Baking Company in Abilene, Texas #1]

Description: Map showing the Dixie Baking Company property in Abilene, Texas at 745 Oak Street. The block is marked to show the division of property.
Date: December 26, 1936
Creator: Hobbs, Oscar Knox
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Plat of the Dixie Baking Company in Abilene, Texas #2]

Description: Map showing the Dixie Baking Company property in Abilene, Texas at 745 Oak Street. The block is marked to show the division of property.
Date: December 26, 1936
Creator: Hobbs, Oscar Knox
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Plat of Tuscola, Texas]

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.
Date: July 21, 1931
Creator: Hobbs, Oscar Knox
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Stevenson's Resubdivision of Lots Numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6

Description: Plat of a portion of Abilene, Texas showing six lots. The blocks are subdivided to show individual properties and there are notations regarding fences and pipes. There are two signed legal statements at the bottom of the page regarding the way that the lots were re-subdivided. Scale 1:600
Date: August 12, 1936
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Survey Blueprint #1]

Description: Blueprint containing the survey maps from six different street intersections numbered 1-6. Each drawing is labeled with the intersection used as the monument (MON.), as well as the date, elevation, and other relevant notations. This blueprint contains the intersections of South 8th & Rose, Rose & South 13th, China & South 3rd, China & South 4th, China & South 5th, and China & South 6th streets.
Date: 1930~
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

[Survey Blueprint #2]

Description: Blueprint containing the survey maps from six different street intersections numbered 7-12. Each drawing is labeled with the intersection used as the monument (MON.), as well as the date, elevation, and other relevant notations. This blueprint contains the intersections of China & South 7th, China & South 8th, China & South 11th, China & 13th, Willow & South 5th, and Willow & South 7th streets.
Date: 1930~
Item Type: Map
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library