Additional Resources

Currently efforts are being made to put more of the DHS’ holdings online. Please visit the following links to view some items from our photographic collection. Check back for further updates.

PastPerfect Online

Bridgeman Art Library

Portal To Texas History

 Additional Resources

Dallas Central Appraisal District

Dallas County Archives

Dallas Municipal Archives

Dallas Public Library

Handbook of Texas Online

Humanities Texas

Legacies: a History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas 

National Register of Historic Places

Portal to Texas History Online

Tarrant County Archives

Texas Archival Resources Online (TARO)

Texas Digital Newspaper Program

Texas State Archives

Texas Transportation Archive

Special Collections

Southern Methodist University DeGolyer Library

Texas Woman’s University Special Collections

UNT Special Collections

UT Arlington Special Collections

UT Dallas Eugene McDermott Library

UT Southwestern Medical Center Library


Chestnut Square Historical Village

Collin County Historical Society and Museum

Dallas African American Museum

Dallas Heritage Village

Dallas Museum of Art

Farmers Branch Historical Park

George W. Bush Presidential Center

Heritage Farmstead Museum (Plano)

International Museum of Cultures (Duncanville)

Museum of the American Railroad

Old Red Courthouse

Plano Conservancy and Interurban Railway Museum

Sixth Floor Museum

 Historical Societies

Collin County Historical Commission

Coppell Historical Society

Dallas Mexican American Historical League

Denton County Historical Commission

Grapevine Historical Society

Heritage Association of Frisco

Historic Mesquite

Irving Heritage Society

Peters Colony Historical Society

Rockwall County Historical Foundation

Southlake Historical Society



Allen Heritage Guild

Historic Fort Worth 

Preservation Dallas

Texas Historical Commission

The Garland Landmark Society 

Genealogical Resources

Dallas Census Bureau

Dallas County Records

Dallas Genealogical Society 

Dallas Public Library Genealogy Department