Dallas City Directory,1942-43

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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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1668 p.

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John F. Worley Directory Co. 1942.

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

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1668 p.

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"Including town of Highland Park and city of University Park containing an alphabetical directory of business concerns and private citizens, a street and avenue guide and directory of householders, and much information of a miscellaneous character also a Buyers' Guide and a complete Classified Business Directory for detailed contents see 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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  • 1942

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John F. Worley Directory Co. Dallas City Directory,1942-43, book, 1942; 202 Thomas Bldg., 1316 Wood St., Dallas, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth806914/: accessed August 9, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Public Library.