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Eliza Newton Estate plat and J. Wilkerson Property plat (Athens, Georgia)

Eliza Newton Estate plat and J. Wilkerson Property plat (Athens, Georgia)

Descriptive Summary

Title: Eliza Newton Estate plat and J. Wilkerson Property plat (Athens, Georgia)
Inclusive Dates: circa 1869
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (2 plats)
Collection Number: ms1232
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of two hand-drawn plats. The Eliza Newton Estate plat details the individual lots established when the property was subdivided, adjoining Bloomfield's and Vonderette's land on the south, Watkinsville Road (Lumpkin Street) on the east, and essentially Pope Street on the west and Baxter Street on the north. The verso contains "Plat of town lots, property of J. Wilkerson, 1869". The northern boundary is the proposed Broad Street extension, with the proposed Oconee Avenue as its eastern and southern bounds, and includes the Cooke Bros. Armory (Chicapee Building).


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Eliza Newton Estate plat and J. Wilkerson Property plat (Athens, Georgia), ms 1232. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2016.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Athens (Ga.) -- Maps.
Eliza Newton Estate
Plats (maps)
Wilkerson, J.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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1Plats, circa 1869