Texas/Dallas History and Archives Division, Dallas Public Library

Herzog Family Collection

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Herzog Family
Title: Herzog Family Collection
Dates: 1920-1950
Accession No.: MA05-12
Quantity: 1 cubic feet
Language: The records are in English.
Repository: Texas/Dallas History & Archives, Dallas Public Library 1515 Young St Dallas, TX 75201

Scope and Contents

The Herzog Family Collection consists of materials kept by Ed and Jewel Herzog from the 1920s to the 1950s. The first series includes Junior Chamber of Commerce materials. Both Ed and Jewel took an active part in Jay Cee activities, with Ed being named president of the group in 1932. Jewel Herzog participated in the Jay Cee Wives Club. Materials include programming information, yearbooks and a copy of the Dallas Greeter.

The next three series are insurance information, receipts and accounts and taxation records. The Herzogs' kept their life insurance policy premium receipts from a variety of insurance companies. These premium receipts are organized alphabetically by company. Also in the collection are selections of receipts from Dallas companies during 1948-1950 that Jewel Herzog kept. These records are alphabetized by company. The Herzogs also kept their city and county taxation receipts.

Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Herzog, Edwin A.
Herzog Jewel
Family Names:
Dallas (Tex.)
Herzog Family Collection

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

MA05-12 Herzog Family Collection, Texas/Dallas History & Archives Division, Dallas Public Library

Processing Information

Processed by Bryan McKinney.

Detailed Description of the Collection


Junior Chamber of Commerce Materials

Box Folder
1 1 Register
2 Junior Chamber of Commerce Women's Club Yearbooks 1930-1936
3 Junior Chamber of Commerce Programs ca. 1930s
4 Junior Chamber of Commerce Roster 1930
5 "Dallas Greeter" - Ed. Herzog on cover. Jan. 3, 1932
6 State and National Junior Chamber of Commerce Meetings ca. 1930
7 City Manager Charter Amendment Materials 1929


Insurance Premium Receipts

Box Folder
1 8 Chas. L. Dexter & Co.
9 Crown Life Insurance
10 Employers Indemnity Corporation
11 Gulf States Security
12 Harvester Life Insurance
13 National Bankers Life
14 Pacific Mutual Life Insurance
15 Sentinel Life Insurance Co.
16 Texas Prudential Insurance
17 Trinity Life Insurance
18 United Craftsman Insurance Co.
19 United Fidelity Life Insurance


Receipts and Account Information

Box Folder
1 20 A. Harris
21 American Transfer & Storage Co.
22 Dallas City Water Works
23 Dallas Morning News
24 Dallas Power and Light
25 Dallas Times Herald
26 Lone Star Gas
27 Medical. Various.
28 Nutter Goat Dairy
29 Plumbing & Painting
30 Sanger Bros.
31 Southern Trust Mortgage Co.
32 Southwestern Bell Telephone Co.
33 Titche-Goettinger
34 Volks


Tax Statements

Box Folder
1 35 Dallas County Tax Statements
36 County Tax Redemption Receipts
37 County Statements of Taxes for the Following Property
38 City of Dallas Taxation Receipts
39 Deed of Trust. Lot 9 in Block 26/985 1929