Municipal Archives

Municipal Bond Certificates, 1874-1972

​Collection 1991-111


Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201
CreatorCity of Dallas
TitleMunicipal Bond Certificates
Quantity6 linear feet
AbstractBond certificates.
LanguageRecords are in English

Scope and Content

The bond certificates are arranged according to topics, such as general funds, waterworks, parks, libraries, sewers, and streets.  The report form was designed based on the majority of the certificates.  The items that differ from the main collection may have blank spaces or 0 in certain fields.  A small series of bonds from other Dallas County towns is also included; therefore, all the mayors listed are former mayors of the City of Dallas.  The following series of indexes has been provided to enable researchers to find bonds relating to their research needs.  

Mayors—An alphabetical listing of mayors
Auditors—An alphabetical listing of auditors
Other officials—An alphabetical listing of some of the other signatures


The collection is arranged by subject.  


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Municipal Bond Certificates, 1874-1972 (Box <x>, Folder <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives

Related Materials

Collection 1996-031—Bond Programs, 1962 and 1982
Collection 1997-018—Municipal Bond Sales, 1927-1946

Index Terms

Dallas -- Texas -- History
Municipal bonds -- Texas -- Dallas

Container List

BoxFolderTitle, Date
1 General Obligation and Special Projects
2 Airport, Park, Hospital, Public Market, Transit and Traffic
3 Streets
4 Sewers and Waterworks
5 Waterworks, Dallas County Fresh Water Supply, Public Schools, Common School Districts
6 Schools, Other Dallas County Cities and Towns, Legal Opinions