Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201
|Creator||Town of Honey Springs, Texas|
|Title||Town of Honey Springs|
|Quantity||1 linear foot|
|Abstract||Typescript manuscript, manuscript, printed.|
|Language||Records are in English|
Scope and Content
Typescript manuscript and printed materials documenting the government of the Town of Honey Springs, Dallas County, Texas, and its annexation to the City of Dallas.
The Town of Honey Springs, Texas, was incorporated under Texas statutes in 1937 and comprised 1,639.6 acres of land located approximately west of the junction of Interstate Highway 45 and Illinois Avenue. It existed as an unincorporated town dating to 1886. It remained an independent municipality of about 340 until citizens voted to dissolve its corporation in February 1946. The town was annexed to the City of Dallas on December 18, 1946.
The bulk of the collection contains the Town of Honey Springs’s articles of incorporation, its ordinances and Board of Aldermen meeting minutes, governmental correspondence and manuscript notes, and files regarding elections, zoning, and other governmental activities.
The collection is arranged by subject.
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.
Town of Honey Springs, 1937-1947 (Box <x>, Folder <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives
Annexation (Municipal government) -- Texas -- Dallas
Dallas -- Texas -- History
Dallas County (Tex.) -- History
|1||1||Dallas City Council call for Special Council Meeting Regarding Annexation of Honey Springs, 1946|
| ||2||Minutes of the Board of Aldermen of the Town of Honey Springs, 1937-1947|
| ||3||Corporation Court documents, 1945-1946|
| ||4||Board of Aldermen of the Town of Honey Springs correspondence and manuscript meeting minutes, 1944-1945|
| ||5||City of Honey Springs Plumbing and Electrical Ordinance, 1945|
| ||6||Water and sewer connection receipts for citizens of Honey Springs, 1945, A-L|
| ||7||Water and sewer connection receipts for citizens of Honey Springs, 1945, M-Z|