The WPA Dallas Guide and History

Description:

This book gives an overview of the city of Dallas, Texas including statistics about the people and businesses as well as background information regarding the government, businesses, and social aspects of the city. The book also gives information about tourism and points of interest in the city and in Dallas County. Index starts on page 421.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Creation Date: 1992
Partner(s):
UNT Press
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
General Collection
University of North Texas Press
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Creator (Compiler):
Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the City of Dallas

"Written and compiled from 1936 to 1942 by the workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the City of Dallas."

Creator (Editor):
Holmes, Maxine

Dallas Public Library

Creator (Editor):
Saxon, Gerald D.

The University of Texas at Arlington, author of the Introduction

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Dallas Public Library ,
Place of Publication: Dallas, Texas
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Texas Center for the Book and
Place of Publication: Dallas, Texas
Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1992
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Era
The First Texans, before 1519
European Explorers in Texas, 1519-1689
Spanish Texas, 1690-1821
Mexican Texas, 1821-1835
The Texas Revolution, 1835-1836
The Republic of Texas, 1836-1846
Annexation, 1844-1846
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
From 1500~ to 1940~
Description:

This book gives an overview of the city of Dallas, Texas including statistics about the people and businesses as well as background information regarding the government, businesses, and social aspects of the city. The book also gives information about tourism and points of interest in the city and in Dallas County. Index starts on page 421.

Physical Description:

xxi, 450 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): histories | travel | tourist attractions
Partner:
UNT Press
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Collection:
General Collection
Collection:
University of North Texas Press
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 25369895 |
  • ISBN: 0929398319
  • CALL-NO: F394.D213 W8 1992
  • LCCN: 92-4505
  • UNTCAT: b1720695 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc28336
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text