Municipal Archives


​Public Utility Service Corporation Annual Reports​,
1911-1922

​Collection 1997-021

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Repository
Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201​
CreatorMultiple creators
TitlePublic Utility Service Corporation Annual Reports
Dates
1911-1922
Quantity6 linear inches
AbstractAnnual reports of franchises for public utility services.
Identification1997-021
LanguageRecords are in English
Scope and Content
Utilities service pricing in Dallas was once regulated by negotiated agreement between the franchise and the City of Dallas Supervisor of Public Utilities. As it previously existed under Section 137 of the Dallas City Code, the supervisor was empowered to examine utilities within the city limits of Dallas and ensure the operations of the companies "shall be conducted in such a way as to provide high standards of service at the lowest possible cost to the citizens of Dallas." 

Collection contains annual reports of Dallas public utility services corporations between 1911 and 1922.

Organization

The collection is arranged chronologically and by the following three subjects:
Franchises for Telegraph and Telephone Services
Franchises for Natural Gas Companies
Franchises for Electric Power and Electric Railways

Access​

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.

Citation

Public Utility Service Corporation Annual Reports​, 1911-1922 (Box <x>, Folder <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives

Related Material

None

Index Terms

Dallas -- Texas -- History  
Utilities -- Texas -- Dallas -- Rates

Container List

BoxFolderTitle, Date
  Franchises for Telegraph and Telephone Services
11Southwestern Telegraph and Telephone Company, 1911
2Southwestern Telegraph and Telephone Company, 1912
3Southwestern Telegraph and Telephone Company, 1913
4Southwestern Telegraph and Telephone Company, 1915
5Southwestern Telegraph and Telephone Company, 1916
6Southwestern Telegraph and Telephone Company, 1917
7Dallas Telephone Company and Southwestern Telegraph and Telephone Company, 1918
8Dallas Telephone Company, 1919
9Dallas Telephone Company, 1920
10Mackay Telegraph Cable Company, 1921
11Dallas Telephone Company, 1921
12Mackay Telegraph Cable Company, 1918
13Dallas Ice Factory Light & Power Company, 1917
14Mackay Telegraph Cable Company, 1920
15Mackay Telegraph Cable Company, 1922
16Western Union Telegraph Company Gulf Division, 1920
  Franchises for Natural Gas Companies
17Dallas Gas Company, 1911
18Dallas Gas Company, 1912
19Dallas Gas Company, 1913
20Dallas Gas Company, 1914
21Dallas Gas Company, 1915
22Dallas Gas Company, 1916
23Dallas Gas Company, 1917
24Dallas Gas Company, 1915
25Dallas Gas Company, 1918
26Dallas Gas Company, 1919
27Dallas Gas Company, 1921
  Franchises for Electric Power and Electric Railways
28Dallas Ice Factory Light & Power Company, 1912
29Dallas Ice Factory Light & Power Company, 1912
30Dallas Ice Factory Light & Power Company, 1913
31Dallas Ice Factory Light & Power Company, 1914
32Dallas Ice Factory Light & Power Company, 1915
33Dallas Ice Factory Light & Power Company, 1916
34Northern Texas Utilities, 1914
35Texas Power & Light, 1913
36Texas Power & Light, 1915
37Texas Power & Light, 1916
38Texas Power & Light, 1917
39Texas Power & Light, 1918
40Texas Power & Light, 1921
41Dallas Electric Light & Power Company, 1911
42Dallas Electric Light & Power Company, 1912
43Dallas Electric Light & Power Company, 1912
44Northern Texas Traction Company, 1911
45Dallas Street Railway Company, 1912
46Dallas Consolidated Electric Street Railway Company, 1913
47Metropolitan Street Railway Company, 1913
48Rapid Transit Railway Company, 1913
49Dallas Consolidated Electric Street Railway Company, 1912
50Metropolitan Street Railway Company, 1912
51Rapid Transit Railway Company, 1912
52Dallas Street Railway Company, 1911
53Dallas Gas Company, 1911
54Dallas Consolidated Electric Street Railway Company, 1911
55Dallas Electric Light & Power Company, 1912
56Dallas Electric Light & Power Company, 1913
57Dallas Electric Light & Power Company, 1914
49Dallas Electric Light & Power Company, 1913
50Dallas Electric Light & Power Company, 1913
51Dallas Street Railway Company, 1913
52Dallas Street Railway Company, 1915
53Dallas Ice Factory Light & Power Company, 1915
54Dallas Consolidated Electric Street Railway and Transit Companies, 1914
55Dallas Street Railway Company, 1914
56Northern Texas Traction Company, 1914
57Dallas Electric Light & Power Company, 1916
58Dallas Electric Light & Power Company, 1916
59Dallas Street Railway, 1917
60Dallas Power & Light Company, 1917
61Dallas Railway Company, 1917
62Dallas Railway Company, 1918
63Dallas Power & Light Company, 1918
64Dallas Street Railway Company, 1918-1919
65Dallas Street Railway Company, 1921
66Dallas Power & Light Company, 1921
67Texas Electric Railway, 1917
68Texas Electric Railway, 1918
64Dallas Standard Traction Company, 1916
65Dallas & Oak Cliff Electric Street Railway Company, 1913
66Dallas & Oak Cliff Electric Street Railway Company, 1916
67Dallas & Oak Cliff Electric Street Railway Company, 1917
68Dallas Street Railway Company, 1917
69Dallas & Oak Cliff Electric Railway, 1918
70Northern Texas Traction Company, 1911
71Dallas & Oak Cliff Electric Street Railway Company, 1911
72Northern Texas Traction Company, 1912
73Northern Texas Traction Company, 1913
74Northern Texas Traction Company, also includes Dallas and Oak Cliff Electric Street Railway, 1914
75Northern Texas Traction Company, 1916
76Northern Texas Traction Company, 1917
77Northern Texas Traction Company, 1918
78Northern Texas Traction Company, 1918
79Northern Texas Traction Company, 1919
80Northern Texas Traction Company, 1921
81Southern Traction Company, 1913-1916
82Texas Traction Company, 1913-1916