Dallas City Directory, 1957

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General directory for Dallas, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses.

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[2289] p.

Creation Information

John F. Worley Directory Co. 1957.

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  • John F. Worley Directory Co.
    Publisher Info: "Directory library for free use of public at office of publishers; Member Association of North American Directory Publishers"
    Place of Publication: 3510 McKinney Ave., Dallas 4, Texas

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Dallas Public Library

Initiated by the Dallas Federation of Women's Clubs, the Library grew out of, among others, a grant from steel tycoon Andrew Carnegie. It became a War Information Center during WWII, and the decades after its expansion led to the creation of new branches in other parts of the city.

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  • Main Title: Dallas City Directory, 1957
  • Added Title: Worley's Greater Dallas City Directory Vol. LXV, 1957

Description

General directory for Dallas, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses.

Physical Description

[2289] p.

Notes

"Including Town of Highland Park and City of University Park; Containing an Alphabetical Directory of Business Concerns and Private Citizens, a Directory of Householders, Occupants of Office buildings and Other Business Places, Including a Complete Street and Avenue Guide; also the Yellow Pages With a Special Advertising Section and a Complete Classified List for contents see introduction and general index"

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City Directories

City, business, legal, and phone directories from the 19th and 20th centuries. Each directory has an index and ads from local businesses and includes names, addresses, and phone numbers for residents and businesses.

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  • 1957

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John F. Worley Directory Co. Dallas City Directory, 1957, book, 1957; 3510 McKinney Ave., Dallas 4, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth806909/: accessed October 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Public Library.