Municipal Archives

Robert Sloan, City Secretary Retirement, 1997-1998

​Collection 1997-024


Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201​
CreatorCity of Dallas City Secretary
TitleRobert Sloan, City Secretary Retirement
Quantity0.5 linear inches
AbstractRecords relating to the retirement of city secretary Robert Sloan.
LanguageRecords are in English
Scope and Content

The collection consists of memos, a resolution, photocopied newspaper articles, and a retirement celebration program documenting the retirement of city secretary Robert Sloan.

The city secretary is one of four top officials appointed by the city council.  Pursuant to the Dallas City Charter, the city secretary is responsible for attending all city council meetings and keeping accurate records of the actions taken by the council, and overseeing the city's archives and records management program.  In addition, the city secretary serves as the election official for all city elections.  Robert Sloan served as assistant city secretary from 1968-1976 and as city secretary from 1976-1998.  Despite the fact that his retirement was celebrated in September 1997, Sloan continued to serve as city secretary until February 1998.




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Robert Sloan, City Secretary Retirement, 1997-1998 (Box <x>, Folder <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives

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Dallas -- Texas -- History

Container List

​Box​Folder​Title, Date
1​1Robert Sloan, City Secretary - retirement, 1997-1998