Municipal Archives

​​City of Dallas Stationery, 1890, 1905, 1940s, 1968,
1972-73, undated

​Collection 1991-097


Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201
CreatorMultiple city departments
TitleCity of Dallas Stationery
Dates1890, 1905, 1940s, 1968, 1972-73, undated
Quantity2.5 linear inches
AbstractLetterhead, notepads, stationery.
LanguageRecords are in English

Scope and Content

Collection contains blank stationery, used stationery, and blank notepads containing the logos used by the City of Dallas during 1890, 1905, 1940s, 1968, and 1972-73.  Some items are undated. 

The City of Dallas has changed its letterhead multiple times during its history.  This collection contains examples of changes in city logos and letterhead formatting from the turn of the twentieth century to the early 1970s.


The collection is organized first by letterhead then by other stationery and secondly by date when possible.


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.


City of Dallas Stationery, 1890, 1905, 1940s, 1968, 1972-73, undated (Box <x>, Folder <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives

Related materials


Index terms

Dallas -- Texas -- History

Container list

BoxFolderTitle, Date

1City Secretary, 1890
​2​City Secretary, 1940s
​3City Secretary, 1972
[Non-recycled letterhead with  D logo watermark]
​4​City Secretary, 1973
​5​City Secretary, undated
[Harold Shank letterhead]
​6​Department of Park and Recreation, undated
​7​Park Board, 1968, undated​
​8​Park Board, undated
​9​Park Board, undated
[A. Starke Taylor, Jr. letterhead]
​10​Ray E Hubbard, undated
​11​Water Department, 1905

Other stationery
​12​"City of Dallas - An Appreciation" stationery, undated
​13​Envelopes, undated
​14​Honorary Citizen and Special Recognition stationery, undated
​15​Memorandum - Full Page, undated
​16Memorandum - Half Page, undated
​17​Signatures, undated
[City officials signatures, including Julius Schepps and L. B. Houston, on blank stationery page.]
​18​"Things to do" form, undated