Texas/Dallas History and Archives Division, Dallas Public Library

Jubilee Dallas Collection

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Jubilee Dallas
Title: Jubilee Dallas Collection
Dates: 1991
Accession No.: MA92.5
Quantity: 2 Boxes
Language: The records are in English.
Repository: Texas/Dallas History & Archives, Dallas Public Library 1515 Young St  Dallas, TX 75201

Scope and Contents

The Jubilee Dallas Collection contains materials related to the celebration of Dallas' 150th birthday in 1991. Included are general materials publicizing the celebration, programs from various activities, newspaper coverage of celebration events, and posters.

Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Jubilee Dallas
Dallas (Tex.)
Jubilee Dallas Collection

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

MA92.5 Jubilee Dallas Collection, Texas/Dallas History & Archives Division, Dallas Public Library

Processing Information

Processed by Carol Roark, Archivist

Detailed Description of the Collection


Events and Publicity

Box Folder
1 1 Background
2 Calendar of Events notebook
3 Opening Ceremony November 1, 1991
4 Trinity River Jubilee Canoe Expedition
5 Memorial Concert
6 Naturalization Ceremony
7 Red Nations Pow Wow
8 Heritage Lectures
9 CANpaign (canned food drive)
10 Folk Festival
11 Folk Festival, newspaper clippings
12 State Fair Coupon
13 General Promotional Materials
14 Letterhead
15 Publicity Report, newspaper clippings
16 Photographs


Publicity; Food "Canpaign" Notebooks

Box Folder
2 Jubilee Dallas Food CANpaign notebook (2 copies)
"Jubilee Dallas, Special Section," Dallas Times Herald, October 27, 1991 (3 copies)
"Dallas Celebrates 150, Test your local history I.Q.," Dallas Morning News, November 3, 1991
"The Peirce Report / Defining the Future," Dallas Morning News, October 27, 1991
"Growing a City," (written for school students) coordinated by the Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture; published by the Dallas Times Herald in cooperation with Jubilee Dallas and the Dallas Independent School District
"The 1991 State Fair of Texas, A Special Guide Pullout Section," Dallas Morning News, September 27, 1991
"Celebrating America at State Fair, State Fair Pullout," Dallas Times Herald, September, 27, 1991
"Delia Reyes, The fireball emigre knows her business," Dallas Morning News, October 27, 1991
"Quien es Quien, Entre los hispanos del Metroplex," El Extra, November 21, 1991
"Jubilee Dallas launches education initiative in DISD," The Dallas Weekly, November 7-13, 1991
"African-American leader Billie Roberts takes on Jubilee Dallas, The Dallas Weekly, November 21-27, 1991



Two posters have been separated from this collection and placed with the Texas/Dallas History and Archives Division Poster Collection
Box Folder
#1156 Dallas Folk Festival, Traditions of the People, June 5-9, 1991
#1557 Yellow Rose Mardi Gras, February 12, 1991