Municipal Archives


​City Council Minutes Indexes, 1917-1967

​Collection 1996-041

Overview

Repository
Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201
CreatorOffice of the City Secretary
TitleCity Council Minutes Indexes
Dates1917-1967
Quantity 8 linear feet
AbstractPrinted documents.
Identification1996-041
Language Records are in English


Scope and Contents

Collection consists of indexes for the official meeting minutes of the Dallas City Council from 1917 to 1967. The minutes document not only the decisions, actions, day-to-day operations, services, and programs but also the laws, rules, and regulations of the City of Dallas. 

Use these documents to assist with researching topics in the City Council Minutes and to help identify either the minute volume and page number or file reference number.  The archivists need these numbers to access files.

Organization

The collection is stored chronologically.

Access

Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future 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.

Access to originals is restricted due to their fragile condition; use the links in the container list to view digitized versions.

Citation

City Council Minutes Indexes, 1917-1967 (Book <x>, Page <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives

Related Materials

1994-010 City Council Minutes - Bound Volumes, 1868-1977
1991-090 Early Dallas City Council Minutes, 1866-1905

Index Terms

City Council -- Dallas -- Texas
Dallas -- Texas -- History Dallas (Tex.)
Minutes (Records)

Container List

​Title, Date
Minute Index Book 1, 1917-1928
Minute Index Book 1A Pt 1, November 1933-April 30, 1935
Minute Index Book 1A Pt 2, May 1, 1935-1936
Minute Index Book 1A Pt 3, 1937-April 30, 1939
Minute Index Book 1A Pt 4, May 1, 1939-April 30, 1941
Minute Index Book 1A Pt 5, May 1, 1941-1943
Minute Index Book 1A Pt 6, 1943-April 30, 1945
Minute Index Book 1A Pt 7, May 1, 1945-April 30, 1947
Minute Index Book 2 Pt 1, 1928-1933
[Includes Ordinance Book Vol 21-38]
Minute Index Book 2 Pt 2, May 1, 1947-April 30, 1949
Minute Index Book 2 Pt 3, May 1, 1949-April 30, 1951
Minute Index Book 2 Pt 4, May 1, 1951-April 30, 1953
Minute Index Book 3 Pt 1, May 1, 1953-April 30, 1955
Minute Index Book 3 Pt 2, May 1, 1953-April 30, 1955
Minute Index Book 3 Pt 3, May 1, 1955-April 30, 1957
Minute Index Book 3 Pt 4, 1957 Deeds Supplemental
Minute Index Book 3 Pt 5, May 1, 1957-April 30, 1959
Minute Index Book 4 Pt 1, May 1, 1959-April 30, 1961
Minute Index Book 4 Pt 2, May 1, 1961-April 30, 1962
Minute Index Book 4 Pt 3, May 1, 1962-April 30, 1963
Minute Index Book 4 Pt 4, May 1, 1963-April 30, 1964
Minute Index Book 5 Pt 1, May 1, 1964-April 30, 1965
Minute Index Book 5 Pt 2, May 1, 1965-April 30, 1966
Minute Index Book 5 Pt 3, Deeds Supplemental
Minute Index Book 6, May 5, 1966-April 30, 1967