Municipal Archives

​Dallas Lime and Gravel Company Contracts, 1911-1917

​Collection 1997-016


Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201​
CreatorCity of Dallas Department of Streets and Sanitation
TitleDallas Lime and Gravel Company Contracts
Quantity1 linear inch
AbstractTypescript and printed legal contracts.
LanguageRecords are in English
Scope and Content

Collection documents agreements between the Dallas Lime and Gravel Company and the City of Dallas to construct storm sewers and water mains on various streets in the City of Dallas, Texas. The Dallas Lime and Gravel Company was owned by D.W. Summerfield.  Collection contains contracts and construction specifications.  Some construction described in the contracts was actually in alleys adjacent to the named streets.

The documents in this collection are copies placed by the Dallas Lime and Gravel Company for public inspection in the City Secretary's Office.


The collection is arranged chronologically.


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Dallas Lime and Gravel Company Contracts, 1911-1917 (Box <x>, Folder <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives

Related Material

Index Terms

Dallas -- Texas -- History
Sewerage --Texas -- Dallas -- History
Storm sewers --Texas -- Dallas -- History

Container List 



Title, Date

Contracts for work located at Beckley, Fitzhugh, Orange, Tremont, Caroline, and Bowen Streets, 1915
2Contracts for work located at Swiss, Bennett, Phillips, Coombs, and Henry Streets, 1915
Contracts for work located at Clarence, Peak, Sixth, Bishop, and Rockwood Streets,