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Mayor's Message and Annual Reports of City Officers of the City of Dallas, Texas: For the Fiscal Year Ending April 15th, 1889

Description: Report on various aspects of the city of Dallas, Texas describing activities, funding, and other information for fiscal year 1888-1889, including an overall report from the mayor as well as departmental reports from the health officer, city chemist, chief of the fire department, superintendent fire alarm telegraph, city engineer, superintendent of waterworks, city recorder, city marshal, city collector, city treasurer, and city secretary. An index to the reports is on page 108.
Date: 1889
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Wright Family Portrait]

Description: Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Washington Wright and their children. The family is standing out-of-doors on a patch of grass and Mrs. Wright is seated, holding a baby in her lap; trees are visible in the background. Several members of the group are holding objects including a shotgun, trumpet, books, and doll. Handwritten text on the back of the photograph says: "Mr. & Mrs. Robert Washington Wright (Arcanie Elizabeth Gober) and their children. Left to right: Robert G. Mattie, Inez, Fred, Patrick, Mary, Neal M., Julia (in mother's lap). Made in 1889." and "Robert is the brother of William Crow Wright who is on your site."
Date: 1889
Partner: Private Collection of Marie Bartholomew