Your Dallas of Tomorrow: A Master Plan for a Greater Dallas

One of 13 reports in the series: Bartholomew Plan Documents available on this site.

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Report providing information about the ongoing city planning for Dallas, Texas that started with the Kessler Plan in 1911. It is presented in two parts: the character of the city (background information on the history, geography, economy, employment, zoning, etc.) and the scope of the city plan, which has specific details for a plan to improve land use, water supplies, transportation, recreational facilities, and other aspects of city administration.

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51 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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Harland Bartholomew and Associates September 1943.

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  • Main Title: Your Dallas of Tomorrow: A Master Plan for a Greater Dallas
  • Series Title: Bartholomew Plan Documents
  • Added Title: A Master Plan for Dallas, Texas, Report 1: Character of the City
  • Added Title: A Master Plan for Dallas, Texas, Report 2: Scope of the City Plan

Description

Report providing information about the ongoing city planning for Dallas, Texas that started with the Kessler Plan in 1911. It is presented in two parts: the character of the city (background information on the history, geography, economy, employment, zoning, etc.) and the scope of the city plan, which has specific details for a plan to improve land use, water supplies, transportation, recreational facilities, and other aspects of city administration.

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51 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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"Report Number One."

"Report Number Two."

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  • September 1943

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  • April 24, 2015, 4:41 p.m.

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Harland Bartholomew and Associates. Your Dallas of Tomorrow: A Master Plan for a Greater Dallas, report, September 1943; Dallas, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth610711/: accessed September 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.