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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Separated Material

Administrative Information

University of Texas Arlington

Arlington, Texas, Land Records Collection:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Title: Arlington, Texas, Land Records Collection
Inclusive Dates: 1838-2006
Bulk Dates: 1890-1968
Abstract: This collection of abstracts, title reports, deeds, survey and plat maps are land documents that relate to parcels in the original Town of Arlington, the Joel Blackwell survey, the Sol Davis Survey, the John Huitt Survey, and the Owen Medlin Survey. The collection also includes a copy of the original plat of the Town of Arlington as copied in 1913, plat maps for the Harrison, Iondale Place, Oak Hill Acres, Oak Park, Parkview, Pilant Acres, and Summit Grove additions/subdivisions, and various projects in the original Arlington townsite.
Identification: Unprocessed mss. 2011-16
Extent: 1 box (0.2 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Scope and Contents

This collection of abstracts, title reports, deeds, survey and plat maps are land documents that relate to parcels in the original Town of Arlington, the Joel Blackwell survey, the Sol Davis Survey, the John Huitt Survey, and the Owen Medlin Survey. The collection also includes a copy of the original plat of the Town of Arlington as copied in 1913, plat maps for the Harrison, Iondale Place, Oak Hill Acres, Oak Park, Parkview, Pilant Acres, and Summit Grove additions/subdivisions, and various projects in the original Arlington townsite. Many of the surveys and plat maps were prepared by Arlington surveyors, John R. Ball, Jr., O. V. Di Sciullo, and Claud W. Estes. Old Arlington family names such as Collins, Ditto, King and Randol are represented within this collection.

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Restrictions

Access

Open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future developed methods or procedures must be obtained in writing from Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.

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Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Persons
Ball, John R., Jr.
Di Sciullo., O. V.
Estes, Claud W.
Subjects
Land subdivision--Texas--Arlington--Maps.
Real estate development--Texas--Arlington--Maps.
Real property--Texas--Arlington.
Places
Arlington (Tex.)--Maps.
Arlington (Tex.)--Surveys--Maps.
Alternate Titles
Historical Manuscripts Collection

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Separated Material

02001Unprocessed mss. 2011-15: University of Texas at Arlington Legal Documents

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of Elnora Hornaday, 2010.

Citation

Arlington, Texas, Land Records Collection, 1838-2006, Unprocessed mss. 2011-16, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.

Acquisition

Gift, 2010.

Accessioned as number 2011-16.

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