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.
Language Records 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

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

Box Folder
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
2 Worth Street 8, 1982
3 Willomet Avenue, 1983
4 West End aerials, August 1985
5 Landmark Commission "Thank You" reception, 1985-87 
6 Plaza Hotel road dedication, March 2, 1986
7 Planned Development 178, September 1986
8 Dennis Wilson's Going-Away, 1986
9 Dallas skyline, undated
10 Dallas aerials, undated
11 Dallas parks, undated
12 Inner city, undated
13 Inner city, undated
2 1 Slideshow presentations on historic preservation, undated
2 Presentation notes regarding Dallas Area Rapid Transit, undated
3 Unidentified city employees, undated
4 Unidentified persons, undated
5 Central Business District, undated
6 Unspecified building exteriors, undated
7 Unspecified building exteriors, undated
8 Unspecified buildings (120mm film negatives), undated
9 Unspecified events, undated
10 Architectural models, unidentified and undated
11 Unidentified fire, undated
12 Montfort Drive Capital Improvements Program, undated
13 Fountain Place building, undated
14 Sacred Heart Cathedral, undated
15 Architectural illustrations, undated
16 Landscape preservation, undated
17 State Thomas Master Plan, undated
18 Swiss Avenue, North Clinton, undated
19 Bryan Street area, undated
20 South Ervay Street and South Pearl Street, undated
21 White Rock Lake, undated
3 1 Clinton Avenue, undated
2 Dallas Section 106, undated
3 Edgefield Avenue, undated
4 Coombs Creek, undated
5 Jefferson Boulevard, undated
6 Munger Place - Reiger Avenue, undated
7 Winnetka Heights, North and South Montclair Avenue, undated
8 Montclair Avenue, undated
9 State-Thomas, Swiss Avenue, Munger Avenue, undated
10 Oak Lawn Avenue, undated
11 Bryan Parkway, undated
12 Windomere Avenue, undated
13 Davis Street, Jefferson Boulevard, and Twelfth Street, undated
14 Tremont Street, undated
15 Swiss Avenue, undated