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Guide No. 149:

Survey of Dallas Businesses, 1987-1988 

Overview of the Collection


Dallas Municipal Archives
Office of the City Secretary
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201

Creator: City of Dallas Office of Economic Development
Title: Survey of Dallas Businesses, 1987-1988
Dates: 1988
Quantity: .25 linear inch
Abstract: Economic survey of Dallas businesses
Identification: 91 - 055
Language: Records are in English

Scope and Contents

Printed brochure.

Collection consists of one printed brochure showing the results of a survey of 44,000 businesses in Dallas, Texas. The survey was conducted in October, 1987 and 7,400 surveys were returned (17% return rate), tabulated, and sorted. This project was a part of an extensive business expansion and retention program aimed at businesses within the city of Dallas.

The Office of Economic Development was authorized by the Dallas City Council in February, 1977 to promote business retention and relocation to Dallas. It was created at the same time as the Economic Development Advisory Board and provides data, research, and other services to businesses.


Index Terms

Dallas (Tex.). Office of Economic Development
Dallas -- Texas -- Economic conditions


Detailed Description of the Collection

Box Folder
Title, Date
1 1 Survey of Dallas Businesses, 1987-1988