Municipal Archives

Health Department Historical Reports, 1954-1972

​Collection 1991-020​


Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201
CreatorCity of Dallas Health Department
TitleHealth Department Historical Reports
Quantity2 boxes, 1.2 cubic ft.
AbstractAnnual reports, created by the Dallas Health Department.
LanguageRecords are in English


Scope and Content

​Collection consists of annual reports and historical publications of the City of Dallas Health Department and minutes of the Advisory Public Health Board for 1956-1972. 


The collection is arranged chronologically.


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 the Dallas Municipal Archives. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.


Health Department Historical Reports, 1954-1972 (Box <x>, Folder <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives

Related Materials


Index ​Terms

Community health services -- Texas
Dallas -- Texas -- History
Dallas (Tex.). Health & Human Services

Container list

Bo​xFolderTitle, Date
11Annual Report, 1954-25th Anniversary 1929-1954
 2Annual Report, 1952 and "Medical Social Service Report On a Years Demonstration July 1953-1953", September 1953
 3Annual Report, 1953 and Annual Report:  "An Ounce of Prevention", 1958
 4A Decade of Progress, 1951-1960
 5Looking Forward in Public Health, 1962
 6Ninety Years of Public Health, 1873-1963
 7Public Health in Action, 1964
 8Annual Report, 1965
 9Biennial Report, 1968-1969
21Outline and History of the Dallas Health Department 1840-1975
 2Richard Ganslen, Ph.D., "First 100 Years of the Dallas Health Department," Texas Public Health Journal, Jan-Feb, 1973
 3Minutes of the Advisory Public Health Board, September 25, 1956- December 7, 1972
 4Minute book binder
 5Health and Human Services Directory of Services brochure, undated
 6City Health Department Revenue Manual
 7Saint Thomas Child Development Center, 1977-78 CETA