Municipal Archives

​Street Improvements, 1907-1908

​Collection 1997-004


Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201
CreatorCity of Dallas Board of Commissioners
Title Street Improvements
Dates 1907-1908
Quantity0.21 linear feet (1 half box)
AbstractHard-bound ledger, documentation.
Identification 1997-004
Language Records are in English

​Scope and Content

Collection contains not only original, signed resolutions and reports on street improvements under the purview of Streets and Public Property Commissioner William Doran.  The contents of the ledger are composed of resolutions, bonds, resident details, and improvement specifications, all of which were managed by the Board of Commissioners of the City of Dallas.  

Streets improved were the unpaved portions of Forest Avenue from Gould to the Houston and Texas Central Railroad, Main Street from Ervay to Market, and Exposition Avenue from Main to Parry.


The contents are foldered alphabetically, and the ledger is unfoldered.


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Street Improvements, 1907-1908 (Box <x>, Folder <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives

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Index Terms

​Construction -- Texas -- Dallas
Dallas -- Texas -- History
Streets -- Texas -- Dallas

Container List​ 

Box Folder Title, Date
1 1Exposition Avenue paving, 1908

Main Street improvements, 1907

Ledger book, 1907-1908