Dallas City Park Board Annual Report: 1914-1915

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Annual report for 1914-1915 compiled by the Park Board regarding the park system in Dallas, Texas. The report includes overarching reviews of the system's status and future plans as well as commentaries on each individual park. Near the end of the report, there are financial statistics showing the amounts spent by the park funds on maintenance for each of the parks as well as sketched maps of selected parks. There are also facts about "Dallas, the City of the Hour."

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91 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.

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Dallas (Tex.). Park Board. 1915.

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  • Added Title: Report for the Year 1914-1915 of the Park Board of the City of Dallas, With a Sketch of the Park System
  • Main Title: Dallas City Park Board Annual Report: 1914-1915
  • Serial Title: Dallas City Park Board Annual Report
  • Uniform Title: Report for the year...of the Park Board of the City of Dallas, with a sketch of the park system
  • Added Title: Park System, Dallas, Texas 1915
  • Series Title: Fiscal Year 1915

Description

Annual report for 1914-1915 compiled by the Park Board regarding the park system in Dallas, Texas. The report includes overarching reviews of the system's status and future plans as well as commentaries on each individual park. Near the end of the report, there are financial statistics showing the amounts spent by the park funds on maintenance for each of the parks as well as sketched maps of selected parks. There are also facts about "Dallas, the City of the Hour."

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91 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.

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The original contains many handwritten notes; they appear to refer to revisions for the 1922-23 annual report.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2011

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  • 1915

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  • 1876 - 1915

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  • Feb. 19, 2012, 7:54 a.m.

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  • Sept. 22, 2016, 4:45 p.m.

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Dallas (Tex.). Park Board. Dallas City Park Board Annual Report: 1914-1915, book, 1915; Dallas, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207132/: accessed June 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.