History of Dallas County, Texas : from 1837 to 1887

History of Dallas County, Texas : from 1837 to 1887

Date: 1887
Creator: Brown, John Henry
Description: A history of the settlement and political organization of Dallas County as well as altercations between Anglo-American settlers and the indigenous American Indians of the region.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Dallas Police Department

Dallas Police Department

Date: 1910
Creator: unknown
Description: This book includes photographs of the Dallas mayor, commissioners, police chief, detectives, mounted police, and other units. Includes a history of the department and biographies of some individuals.
Contributing Partner: Dallas Public Library
The WPA Dallas Guide and History

The WPA Dallas Guide and History

Date: 1992
Creator: Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the City of Dallas
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.
Contributing Partner: UNT Press
Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas.

Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas.

Date: 1892
Creator: Lewis Publishing Company
Description: This book is a biographical view of Dallas, Texas and its history. The book uses many narratives of the individuals who helped shape Dallas history. The book has various content including: biographies of all of the U.S. Presidents; a list of Dallas County pioneers from 1841-1850; an overview of Dallas history; and hundreds of brief biographies, including some illustrations.
Contributing Partner: Dallas Public Library