Municipal Archives

Aerial Map Photographs of Dallas, 1930, 1949, 1974, 1979

Collection 2003-001​


Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201
CreatorPublic Works Department
TitleAerial Map Photographs of Dallas
Dates1930, 1949, 1974, 1979
Quantity8 linear inches
AbstractAerial map photographs of the City of Dallas, Texas
LanguageRecords are in English

​Scope and Content

Aerial map photographs of the City of Dallas, Texas, made at 1”-500’ scale. The images were made by Dallas Aerial Surveys, Inc. and Barnes Aerial Surveys for the City of Dallas Public Works Department for use in planning, mapping, and surveying.

The collection consists of 
73 9x9-inch black and white photographic prints 
200 4x5-inch black and white photographic negatives (approximately)

Other sets of photographic aerial maps are available for use in both the Texas/Dallas History Collection and Archives [Dallas Public Library] and the City of Dallas Survey Division of the Public Works Department.


Two primary series, photographic prints and photographic negatives, arranged by year and series number within year.


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.


Aerial Map Photographs of Dallas 1930, 1949, 1974, 1979 (Box <x>, Folder <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives

Related Materials​

Collection 2006-004—Public Works and Transportation Department Maps, Plans, and Drawings

Index Terms​

​Dallas -- Texas -- History
Dallas (Tex.). Dept. of Public Works​

Container List 

Box​​FolderTitle, Date
1​11974 Photographic Prints
[Series 2-2 through 2-5 and 2-68 through ​2-76.]
 21979 Photographic Prints
[Series 1-1 through 1-5, 2-1 through 2-8, 3-1 through 3-12.]
 31979 Photographic Prints
[Series 4-1 through 4-13, 5-1 through 5-15, 6-1 through 6-6, 7-1 through 7-3.]
211930 Photographic Negatives.
[Series Index (key map), 1 through 93 (94 through 100 missing).]
311949 Photographic Negatives
[Series D6-2 through D23-35.]