Municipal Archives

​Branch Library Service for Dallas Report, 1958

​Collection 1997-011


Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201​
CreatorFriends of the Dallas Public Library  
TitleBranch Library Service for Dallas Report
Quantity1/2 linear inch
AbstractReport on proposed branch libraries in the City of Dallas, Texas.
LanguageRecords are in English
Scope and Content

One printed report. 

Collection documents the Dallas Public Library's interest in expanding its network of branch libraries. The report was sponsored by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library on behalf of the City of Dallas and written by Lowell A. Martin of Rutgers University. The report proposed a plan to place branch libraries throughout the city based on population projections and relative costs of building and maintaining the branches. A significant portion of the report includes population growth data and is accompanied by a number of tables, maps, and charts.




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Branch Library Service for Dallas Report, 1958 (Box <x>, Folder <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives

Related Material

Collection 1991-029—Establishment of the Dallas Public Library, 1900

Index Terms

Dallas -- Texas -- History
Libraries --Texas -- Dallas

Container List

BoxFolderTitle, Date
11Branch Library Service for Dallas, A Report Sponsored by the Friends of the Dallas Public Library, 1958