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Historical, 1900 - 1969

 Sub-Series — Box: 79, Folder: 4-16

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The papers are arranged in four series: Business/Government, Community Betterment, Economic Development, and Organizational Relations. The Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce Papers includes correspondence, news clippings, photographs, and publications related to the growth, history, and economic development of Fort Worth. There is notably a large section on aviation with the development of the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Also, a large part of this collection includes air service cases of the Civil Aeronautics Board, the federal agency which promoted and regulated the civil air industry until 1985, in which airlines petitioned to create or change air routes and services.

Dates

  • Other: 1900 - 1969

Extent

From the Collection: 30.00 Linear feet

Language of Materials

English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Mary Couts Burnett Library Repository

Contact:
TCU Box 298400
2800 S. University Drive
Fort Worth, Texas 76129-0001
Fort Worth Texas 76129
(817) 257-4566
(817) 257-7282 (Fax)