Municipal Archives

City of Dallas Historic Preservation Program Files, 1978, 1982-1986

​Collection 2012-001


Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201
CreatorHistoric Preservation Section, Sustainable Development, and Construction
TitleCity of Dallas Historic Preservation Program Files
Dates1978, 1982 -1986
Quantity1.25 linear feet
AbstractPaper and photographic materials documenting City of Dallas Historic Preservation programs.
LanguageRecords are in English

Scope and Content

Collection consists of paper and photographic materials documenting City of Dallas Historic Preservation programs, particularly files created for City of Dallas historic landmark designations for historically relevant architecture in Dallas, Texas.

The Historic Preservation Office provides services related to historic districts, historic structures, and potential historic districts and structures. These services include Landmark (historic) Designation, Certificates of Appropriateness (approval forms for work on landmark structures), and administering tax incentive programs within Historic Districts and on individual Historic Structures. 


The collection is organized chronologically.


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.


City of Dallas Historic Preservation Program Files, 1978, 1982-1986 (Box <x>, Folder <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives

Related Materials


Index Terms

Dallas -- Texas -- History  
Historic buildings -- Texas -- Dallas 
Historic buildings -- Texas -- Dallas -- Conservation and Restoration
Historic districts -- Texas -- Dallas -- Conservation and Restoration ​
Photography -- City Government -- Texas -- History

Container List

Title, Date
Designation Files
​1​1​Adam Hats - Ford factory
​2​Ahab Bowen

Aldredge House
​4​Allen House, 2003 Fairmount
​5​Anderson House, 300 Centre
​6​Bathhouse Cultural Center
​7​Booker T. Washington High School
​8​Booker T. Washington High School - dedication
​9​Juanita Craft House, 2618 Warren
​10​Crown Hill Cemetery Mausoleum
​11​Cumberland Hill School
​12​Dallas Power and Light Building
​13​Dallas National Bank/Simons Building
​14​L.O. Daniel House
​2​1​Davy Crockett Elementary School
​2​Dealey Plaza
​3​DeGolyer Estate
​4​Edison/La Vista neighborhood
​5​Federal Reserve Bank
​6​Federal Reserve Bank (2)
​7​Fair Park
​8​Fire Station #16
​9​First Presbyterian Church
​10​Forest Avenue/James Madison High School
​3​1​Freedmen's Cemetery
​2​Freedmen's Cemetery (2)
​3​Garvin Cemetery
​4Grace United Methodist Church​
​5​Grace United Methodist Church (2)
​6​Harlan Building/Southwest Brokerage
​7​Harlan Building/Southwest Brokerage (2)
​8​Harlan Building/Southwest Brokerage (3)
​4​1​Higginbotham-Bailey Building
​2​Interstate Forwarding Building
​3​Junius Heights neighborhood
​4​Kalita Humphreys Theater
​5​King Mansion
​6​Kings Courts Apartments
​7​Kirby Building
​8​Pythian Temple/Knights of Pythias
​5​1​Kovandovitch House
​2​Columbus A. Langley Grocery
​3​Magnolia Building
​4​Magnolia Building (2)
​5​Magnolia Gas Station [1607 Lyte Street]
​6​Magnolia Gas Station [1607 Lyte Street] (2)
​7​Magnolia Gas Station [1607 Lyte Street] (3)
​6​1​Majestic Theatre
​2​Majestic Theatre (2)
​3Majestic Theatre (3)
​4​Majestic Theatre (4)
​5​Majestic Theatre (5)
​6​Majestic Theatre (6)
​7​Majestic Theatre (7)
​7​1​Melrose Hotel
​2​Mercantile Bank
​3​Mitchell Company Complex
​4​Municipal Building [1914 Dallas City Hall]
​5​Oak Lawn Fire Station
​6​Oak Lawn United Methodist Church
​7​Old Tige /Fair Park Fire Station
​8​Old Tige/Fair Park Fire Station
​9​Parkland Hospital
​10​Parkland Hospital
​11​Parks Brothers Warehouse
​12​Pioneer Park
​13​Plaza Hotel
​14​Republic National Bank Building
​15​Saint Ann's School
​16​Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church
​17​Saint Paul Methodist Church
Photographic Series
​1Magnolia Building, circa 1978
2Worth Street 8, 1982
3Willomet Avenue, 1983
4West End aerials, August 1985
5Landmark Commission "Thank You" reception, 1985-87 
6Plaza Hotel road dedication, March 2, 1986
7Planned Development 178, September 1986
8Dennis Wilson's Going-Away, 1986
9Dallas skyline, undated
10Dallas aerials, undated
11Dallas parks, undated
12Inner city, undated
13Inner city, undated
21Slideshow presentations on historic preservation, undated
2Presentation notes regarding Dallas Area Rapid Transit, undated
3Unidentified city employees, undated
4Unidentified persons, undated
5Central Business District, undated
6Unspecified building exteriors, undated
7Unspecified building exteriors, undated
8Unspecified buildings (120mm film negatives), undated
9Unspecified events, undated
10Architectural models, unidentified and undated
11Unidentified fire, undated
12Montfort Drive Capital Improvements Program, undated
13Fountain Place building, undated
14Sacred Heart Cathedral, undated
15Architectural illustrations, undated
16Landscape preservation, undated
17State Thomas Master Plan, undated
18Swiss Avenue, North Clinton, undated
19Bryan Street area, undated
20South Ervay Street and South Pearl Street, undated
21White Rock Lake, undated
31Clinton Avenue, undated
2Dallas Section 106, undated
3Edgefield Avenue, undated
4Coombs Creek, undated
5Jefferson Boulevard, undated
6Munger Place - Reiger Avenue, undated
7Winnetka Heights, North and South Montclair Avenue, undated
8Montclair Avenue, undated
9State-Thomas, Swiss Avenue, Munger Avenue, undated
10Oak Lawn Avenue, undated
11Bryan Parkway, undated
12Windomere Avenue, undated
13Davis Street, Jefferson Boulevard, and Twelfth Street, undated
14Tremont Street, undated
15Swiss Avenue, undated