MANUSCRIPT VERTICAL FILES

Collection Number: MVF 3-19

Accession Number: 9899-52 and 9899-81

Item(s): Dr. Clay Gilbert’s résumé; memo regarding the Downtown Property Improvement Award; a history of the Gilbert house at 309 S O’Connor Road; correspondence; newspaper clippings; Dallas County Historical Resource Survey, 1940-1999.  All the items are photocopies (9899-52). Correspondence regarding historical marker; history of the house, 1996-1999 (9899-81).

Producer: Dr. Clay Gilbert

Donor: Dr. Clay Gilbert

Date Received: April 1999 and August 1999

Literary Rights Statement 

     Permission to publish from the material must be obtained from the Irving Archives.

Description
 
     The file contains Dr. Clay Gilbert’s résumé; a memo from the Preservation & Redevelopment Office to Dr. Gilbert presenting the Downtown Irving Property Improvement Award, 1999; a history of the Gilbert house at 309 S. O’Connor written by Dr. Clay Gilbert, 1992. Also in the file are correspondence addressing the importance of the home in the community and its architectural design, 1978-1982; clippings concerning Dr. F.M. Gilbert and events held at the house through the years; and the Irving section of the Dallas County Historic Resource Survey, December 1982.  The file also contains a letter to the Texas Historical Commission requesting consideration for a state historical marker, 1996, and a letter from the Texas Historical Commission approving a marker for the house, 1999.  All of the materials in the file are photocopies.

See also:

Collection 5 - The Gilbert Family Collection.