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General & Legal Transcriptionist (Get It, LLC)
Grand Prairie, TX -- General & Legal Transcriptionist This opportunity is for GENERAL/LEGAL TRANSCRIPTION; it is NOT medical transcription. Our typists transcribe letters and reports for attorneys and companies associated with California Workers' Compensation (CA WC) on a daily basis. Weekday, weeknight and weekend work is available. You will work from home as independent contractors and for a company that has been providing microsoft word processing services to law firms, doctors, etc., since 1988. We have an established, strong reputation for delivering high-quality documents and providing excellent customer service. We seek contractors who strive for the same in all they do. MIN REQUIREMENTS: three years transcription background Legal background desired, but not essential. However, no consideration given to anyone currently working in any capacity for any TASK client Medical transcription background helpful Expertise to transcribe a min of four or more hours per day, five days per week

Do you enjoy helping others? (Get It, LLC)
Desoto, TX -- Growing 26 yr old National Discount Health Benefits provider of healthcare access in the US is seeking bright, motivated people enjoy helping others. Our healthcare programs are primarily designed to help people who are uninsurable due to a pre-existing condition or low income and/or under insured with gaps in their traditional insurance benefits. Please call Terri at 859-667-XXXX for a brief phone interview. Due to the growing healthcare crisis in the US, they are expected to grow to be a company with revenues of over $1 billion in the next few years. Because of our unique position in the marketplace we are positioned to take full advantage of the biggest demand for supplemental health care. This is an opportunity to use your skills working for a highly respected company from your own home. Serious inquiries only please.

Virtual Recruiter - (Full-time) (Get It, LLC)
Dallas, TX -- At Mommy Jobs On-line our qualified recruiters will enjoy the freedom and profitability of independent recruiting (1099) while benefiting from the tools, branding and support of a national recruiting work at home job finder agency. Virtual Recruiter Job Objective: You will recruit remote contractors that are seeking transcription, medical coding, clerical, data entry or customer service remote job positions. A applicant recruit is someone that is qualified for any of the positions that we cover in our job network registry. The recruited applicant must be willing to become a member of our work at home job bank finder service. Our work at home job bank finder service will help the recruited applicant find several remote jobs based on their background skills. Location: Telecommute from your home office. Compensation: $20.00 per recruited agent. Average weekly pay earnings range from $500.00 - $1,100.00 per week. (PT/FT)

Law Enforcement Transcriber (Get It, LLC)
Grand Prairie, TX -- Law Enforcement Transcriber Individuals who can transcribe audio content of criminal investigations, internal affairs, and patrol reports. You must have prior background transcribing for a law enforcement agency (police department, sheriff's department, etc.), type 80+ WPM, have excellent grammar, outstanding accuracy and proofreading skills, have background with Microsoft word, and must demonstrate strong computer literacy. A full criminal background investigation is required for individuals completing this work. There is an initial assessment period before any individual is able to complete client work. Therefore, it is essential that you have prior Law Enforcement transcription background and be able to proof your work to be at least 99% accurate.

Two Work From Home Positions Available PT/FT (Get It, LLC)
Carrollton, TX -- At Home Reps Needed - PT/FT Seeking upbeat and motivated individuals to join our award winning team. This is a solid company that offers top notch training and a comprehensive benefits package. FT/PT available including optional weekends. No cold calling or telemarketing involved. No home parties or approaching friends and family. Positive attitude, strong communication abilities and expertise to operate independently and with a team is a must! We offer: Health Benefits Expertise to set up home office/telecommute Advancement opportunities Qualifications: Access to a computer with internet connection. Must be a US Citizen. Must be eighteen years old. To request more information and an interview, visit www.millionairemommy7.com. We will be conducting interviews all week.

Senior Electrical Engineer (Get It, LLC)
Dallas, TX -- 1. This position reports to the Electrical Department Production Manager. 2. Performs and oversees electrical design tasks as the project engineer or project manager. 3. Conducts and/or supervises surveys to gather data needed in design preparation. 4. Prepares preliminary design sketches and engineers level construction cost estimates for labor, material, and equipment. 5. Supervises and/or prepares designs and specifications for building related electrical systems, including a complete electrical layout of power devices and equipment and light fixtures. Identifies and resolves spatial conflicts between various systems. 6. Supervises and/or prepares technical reports. 7. When required by project schedules, performs CADD drafting or markup CADD drafting. 8. Supervises and/or performs analysis and response to requests for details as required during construction.

Health Benefits Specialist Needed PT/FT (Get It, LLC)
Plano, TX -- We are currently interviewing people TODAY to fill at home positions. AmeriPlan is recommended by and has an "A+" rating with the Better Business Bureau. CLICK HERE to see for yourself. To request an interview today, visit millionairemommy7.com We will be conducting interviews all week. We currently have 2 positions available. When working with AmeriPlan, you are able to work 1 or both positions. Many of us enjoy working both positions. first Position: Training Specialist We are looking for people that will take pride in helping others work for our company. If you have an upbeat personality and like to help people, you will have tremendous success with our company. All you need is your computer and your phone to get started. Every month, millions of people are searching on-line/offline to find real, legitimate, work at home. Now you can help them find that, all while making an amazing income, from the comfort of your home. We will train you, step by step, on how to master this position.

Work At Home Opportunity/ FT-PT (Get It, LLC)
Plano, TX -- We are offering an exciting opportunity for a home office Customer Care Representative. Our Representatives play an important role in the services that we provide and if you are an energetic professional who is passionate about providing the highest quality of healthcare to our members, this is the job for you! Part time and Full time positions available. We offer competitive salaries, generous benefits, lots of room for personal and professional growth. Supervisor Responsibility This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities, but does serve as a coach and mentor for new representatives. Please note this position summary is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Healthcare Customer Representative (Get It, LLC)
Mckinney, TX -- A nationwide healthcare company that has been in business for 25 yrs is looking for energetic, outgoing, talented and self-motivated Customer Service Representatives. Must be a team member, people person, work from the comfort of your home, no traveling, great for stay at home moms, and must have a telephone and computer, work F/T or P/T. Free on-line training is available via telephone, internet, and local workshops. Benefits: Family healthplan included. For more details on this work from home opportunity or to request an interview ..........CALL TODAY seven DAYS A WEEK 24 HOURS ....218-888-XXXX

Virtual Assistant (Get It, LLC)
Euless, TX -- Mommy Jobs On-line (mommyjobsonilne.com) is now seeking Virtual Assistants to join our team! Our clients are busy, small business proprietors who hire us to handle their phone calls and treat their customers the way they would. Our job is to answer those phone calls, and do what we can to be helpful, and turn those callers into loyal customers and raving fans of the businesses we serve. If you decide to join our team, you will be handling phone calls (from your home, through your computer and a headset) for multiple businesses throughout the day, assisting callers with questions and booking appointments, and performing basic receptionist duties. REQUIREMENTS: Live in the U.S. Fast, reliable computer Stable, high-speed internet connection Quiet workplace atmosphere during business hours Able to quickly learn how to use multiple types of software, email, and live chat computer programs Upbeat, caring, cheerful, empathetic, customer-focused attitude

Healthcare Customer Representative (Get It, LLC)
Grand Prairie, TX -- A nationwide healthcare company that has been in business for 25 yrs is looking for energetic, outgoing, talented and self-motivated Customer Service Representatives. Must be a team member, people person, work from the comfort of your home, no traveling, great for stay at home moms, and must have a telephone and computer, work F/T or P/T. Free on-line training is available via telephone, internet, and local workshops. Benefits: Family healthplan included. For more details on this work from home opportunity or to request an interview ..........CALL TODAY seven DAYS A WEEK 24 HOURS ....218-888-XXXX

Work From Home! (Get It, LLC)
Plano, TX -- We are currently looking for people wanting to change/add to what they are currently. We are a fast growing and developing health benefits company. We are looking for self-motivated and teachable people to partner with us. This position gives you the opportunity to work from home. You MUST have internet access (your pocket computer will work too) working phone (which could be a cell phone or landline). We will provide you with all the training you need and provide benefits for you and your family as well. This is a F/T position. Please give me a call at 253-888-XXXX or log in to our company web siteWWW.APWA1.COM/GT. We are hiring 1st come 1st serve " so now is the time to contact me for additional details.

Medical Transcription (Get It, LLC)
Dallas, TX -- Medical Transcription We have a few openings for full time HIM MTs on the second and third shifts. These positions would be Monday through Friday and would work every third weekend (both Saturday and Sunday). When working your weekend in the rotation, you would have Thursday off before working the weekend and Tuesday off after working the weekend. For second shift, the hours are 1 of the following schedules, depending upon your preference: 1-9:30 p.m. 2-10:30 p.m. 3-11:30 p.m. 4-12:30 a.m. For third shift, the hours are 1 of the following 3 schedules, depending upon your preference: 9:00p - 5:30a 10:00p - 6:30a 11:00p - 7:30a The third shift also contains a shift differential of $2 per hour, so in addition to your lines, you would receive the additional differential so a 40-hour per week MT would receive an extra $80/week or $320/month! Each MT works from a cluster work pool that includes five different accounts and can also require you to work on more than one transcription platform.

Medical Coder Specialties (Get It, LLC)
Dallas, TX -- Coding Denials, ER, OBGYN, Surgical, E/M, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Oncology, Hematology, Orthopedic & Pathology & Multi-specialties We are hiring coders with at least 3 years background in various medical specialties and who are credentialed by the leading coding associations, AHIMA or AAPC. PT & FT to work at home. Pay DOE. Preferred credentials include RHIT, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, CPC and CPC-H No attachments please unless its in a pdf. file. Overview: This individual will be responsible for selecting, hiring, training, and managing a team of remote medical E/M coders who will be focused on coding medical records for multiple physicians across multiple sites. This role will be home-based and have some flexibility of work schedule. Responsibilities: Management and Daily Operations Hire coders, perform quality assurance on daily coding, provide feedback to coders, resolve any conflict or coding discrepancies with clients, coordinate coding for adequate coverage

Virtual Assistant (Get It, LLC)
Dallas, TX -- All virtual assistants get to work from the comfort of their own home. Virtual Assistants are full-time employees that work from 9AM"6PM each weekday. Starting base pay is $11/hr with opportunities for growth. We're also happy to announce that all employees qualify for benefits (medical, vision, and dental)! We told you our people are important to us. We are currently hiring from the following states: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CO, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, ME, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY Position responsibilities Personal Characteristics: Service driven. Egos must be checked at the door. Lifelong learner. We want to help you grow personally and professionally. Personal integrity. We put our best foot forward and always act with honor. Highly adaptable. We operate within a highly diverse and constantly changing environment.

customer service-work from home (Get It, LLC)
Euless, TX -- Nation's premiere Health Programs Company is looking for leaders, Customer service skills preferred, We are A+ rating with the BBB, and featured on 60 minutes, and the wall street journal. but no background is necessary. Free training is available via telephone and Internet. must have Internet access, and be willing to work with other teammates. Part-time or Full-time available. daily pay and residual income available with benefits and direct deposit available. Candidates must be able to represent our company in a polished, professional manner. you will work from home responding to web siteand email inquiries, returning phone calls and processing candidates paper work. set your own hours. days, evenings or weekends. no cold calling. reply with email and phone number for interview.

Virtual Recruiter (Full Time) (Get It, LLC)
Trophy Club, TX -- At Mommy Jobs On-line our qualified recruiters will enjoy the freedom and profitability of independent recruiting (1099) while benefiting from the tools, branding and support of a national recruiting work at home job finder agency. Virtual Recruiter Job Objective: You will recruit remote contractors that are seeking transcription, medical coding, clerical, data entry or customer service remote job positions. A applicant recruit is someone that is qualified for any of the positions that we cover in our job network registry. The recruited applicant must be willing to become a member of our work at home job bank finder service. Our work at home job bank finder service will help the recruited applicant find several remote jobs based on their experience skills. Location: Telecommute from your home office. Compensation: $20.00 per recruited agent. Average weekly pay earnings range from $500.00 - $1,100.00 per week. (PT/FT)

Tired of the long commute? (Get It, LLC)
Midlothian, TX -- Spend more time with your family, children, parents, pets. Work from home! Set your own schedule. Work the days and hours you want. Be your own boss. Working as an independent business owner with our dental/health benefits company gives you the opportunity for the flexibility, financial and time freedom you want and deserve. We are a 27 yr old nationwide company, specializing in affordable healthcare programs. We offer a strong alternative to traditional insurance. Our Goals: To provide significant savings on healthcare to our satisfied clients. To provide max professional training for the enroller To deliver the highest quality customer care to our members. Continued explosion in our company's growth. Provide a career opportunity that can truly change your life. Who We Are Looking For: Outgoing, motivated people Ambitious, Entrepreneurial Minded Individuals A Team member Self-Motivated Responsible Compensation: Upfront and monthly residual income

Benefit Specialist Work from Home (Get It, LLC)
Dallas, TX -- Benefits Specialist We are looking for people that want to help people save money on their health benefits. This too, is a very rewarding position. Without you, millions of people wouldn't know about the wonderful benefits Ameriplan offers. You will be helping others save hundreds and thousands of dollars on the rising cost of healthcare. What We Don't Do: - NO Making Lists of Friends or Family - NO exchanges of monies (all on-line) - NO Hard Selling (never push people to buy what we offer or chase anybody down!) - NO Home Parties - NO Cold Calling (we never pick up our phone book and start calling people!) - NO Inventory to stock and sell - NO Telemarketing We only have to contact people who requested info from us regarding what we offer! This makes all the difference! We share the info, answer their questions, and let them make a decision of whether Ameriplan is a good fit for them.

Benefits Specialist (Get It, LLC)
Plano, TX -- Healthcare Benefits company is expanding rapidly and we are currently interviewing people to fill PT and FT healthcare benefit positions. As a Benefit Consultant, you can help people save money on their healthcare by enrolling them in 1 of the memberships we offer. This is a very rewarding position. Without you, millions of people wouldn't know about the wonderful programs we offer. Our company has saved millions of members hundreds of millions of dollars since 1992. You will be helping others save hundreds and thousands of dollars on the rising cost of healthcare. You will make a difference in someone's quality of life. We will train you on how to help people save money with these memberships. The people you help save money will be your members. Because our company has such a high retention rate with our members, you keep getting paid month after month, year after year as long as they maintain their membership.

Data Entry Specialist - Work From Home (Get It, LLC)
Carrollton, TX -- Are you in search of a legitimate work-at-home career? Look no further than Mommy Jobs On-line! Great opportunity to work remotely as a Data Entry Specialist either part time or full time! Compensation: $15.00 per 5,000 entries + $10.00 in commissions per sale / Average earnings $400.00 - $2,000.00 per month Position responsibilities: You will collect email addresses, names, numbers into a spreadsheet template from business web sites and send out our email marketing campaigns. Must haves: You must have strong management expertise and a positive motivated attitude to get the job done! Internet Microsoft excel Computer Quiet home office space setup You must be able to pass a felony verification check. You must be at least eighteen years or older. No set hours - work night or day. Work remotely, anywhere in the USA & Canada. To Become An Agent:

Hiring Health Consultants Immediately (Get It, LLC)
Dallas, TX -- We are the Largest health and dental benefits discount company in the Nation that actually makes you money... We provide all training! Excellent commissions and bonus plan... Please call Terri at 859-667-XXXX for an interview. Duties include heavy phone, email and internet work. Daily communication is essential and necessary to your success. Dental, medical and other benefits start the day you start for your entire household. There is never any cold calling. Qualifications: Phone: Landline or Cell is fine. Basic PC and internet Know how to copy and paste Great verbal and speaking skills Outgoing, dependable with a strong desire to succeed. Stop depending on others for your success. Take control today. Serious inquiries only please.

Telecommute Customer Service (Get It, LLC)
Dallas, TX -- National Health Benefits company looking for bright, intelligent people for positions as a Health Programs Benefits Specialist. Must have Internet access, and be available at least 10-15 hours a week. Free Telephone and Internet training provided. Please visit https://buddy.AmeriplanOpportunity.com for more details or call 336-213-XXXX. -----Seeking homeworkers for solid healthcare company. No cold calling/telemarketing involved. Must be a team member, self-motivated and able to work at least 10-15 hours a week. Internet access and telephone required. All training provided from home. Benefits included. Please visit https://buddy.AmeriplanOpportunity.com for more details or call 336-213-XXXX. Solid Health and Dental Benefits company seeks serious and positive people to telecommute as Plan Specialist. Must have telephone/internet access, and be available 10-15 hours a week. Training provided by internet/phone.

Hospital Transcription (Get It, LLC)
Dallas, TX -- Hospital Transcription We are seeking experienced, dependable speech recognition editors for several accounts. Must have recent speech recognition editing background. WE HAVE WORK!!! We are primarily seeking MT's with availability on Tuesday through Saturday or Sunday through Thursday shifts. This is an immediate opportunity. Background Requirements: Speech recognition background a must. Must possess 3+ years of acute care terminology background. Advanced knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, disease processes, medications, and laboratory values. Must be comfortable with ESL dialects, accents and varying dictation styles. You may set your own schedule - However, we are specifically seeking those who can work 2nd shift (3p-11p or 4p-12a Eastern) or 3rd shift (11p-7a Eastern) on the above-mentioned days. Technical requirements:

Virtual Assistant (Get It, LLC)
Carrollton, TX -- Our clients are busy, small business proprietors who hire us to handle their phone calls and treat their customers the way they would. Our job is to answer those phone calls, and do what we can to be helpful, and turn those callers into loyal customers and raving fans of the businesses we serve. If you decide to join our team, you will be handling phone calls (from your home, through your computer and a headset) for multiple businesses throughout the day, assisting callers with questions and booking appointments, and performing basic receptionist duties. REQUIREMENTS: " Live in the U.S. " Fast, reliable computer " Stable, high-speed internet connection " Quiet workplace atmosphere during business hours " Able to quickly learn how to use multiple types of software, email, and live chat computer programs " Upbeat, caring, cheerful, empathetic, customer-focused attitude " Phone-based support or customer service background a bonus




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Dallas is a city located near the center of Dallas County, which is in North Central Texas. Dallas is the largest city of the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 1,188,580. The Dallas-Fort Worth consolidated metropolitan area (locally known as the Metroplex) had a population of 5,222,000.

Dallas is home to the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League, the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association, the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League, and the Dallas Burn of Major League Soccer. The Texas Rangers Major League Baseball team plays in suburban Arlington.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 997.1 km (385.0 mi). 887.2 km (342.5 mi) of it is land and 110.0 km (42.5 mi) of it is water. The total area is 11.03% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 1,188,580 people, 451,833 households, and 266,581 families residing in the city. The population density is 1,339.7/km (3,469.9/mi). There are 484,117 housing units at an average density of 545.7/km (1,413.3/mi). The racial makeup of the city is 50.83% White, 25.91% African American, 0.54% Native American, 2.70% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 17.24% from other races, and 2.72% from two or more races. 35.55% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 451,833 households out of which 30.3% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.8% are married couples living together, 14.9% have a female householder with no husband present, and 41.0% are non-families. 32.9% of all households are made up of individuals and 6.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.58 and the average family size is 3.37.

In the city the population is spread out with 26.6% under the age of 18, 11.8% from 18 to 24, 35.3% from 25 to 44, 17.7% from 45 to 64, and 8.6% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 30 years. For every 100 females there are 101.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 100.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city is $37,628, and the median income for a family is $40,921. Males have a median income of $31,149 versus $28,235 for females. The per capita income for the city is $22,183. 17.8% of the population and 14.9% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 25.1% are under the age of 18 and 13.1% are 65 or older.

Dallas has two airports that serve it. Love Field is located in the city limits while Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is between Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas

The City of Dallas homepage is located at: http://www.dallascityhall.com/

Some statistical and historical facts about Dallas:

  • President John F. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963 in a motorcade traveling south on Elm Street in Dealy Plaza. This event is memorialized by the nearby Kennedy Memorial and by the Sixth Floor Museum in the former school book depository at the corner of Elm and Houston.
  • While working for Texas Instruments, Jack Kilby created the world's first integrated circuit at a Dallas laboratory in September 1958, sparking an electronics revolution that changed the world and created a global market now worth more than $1 trillion a year.
  • Dallas maintains and operates 41 community and neighborhood recreation centers, 232 playgrounds, 173 basketball courts, 112 volleyball courts, 126 play slabs, 258 neighborhood tennis courts, 258 picnic areas, 69 miles of hiking and biking trails, six 18-hole golf courses, two driving ranges, a 100-acre zoo, 260 acres at Fair Park and 477 athletic fields.
  • Dallas holds the highest municipal bond rating among large cities in the United States.
  • KERA Channel 13 is the most watched PBS station in the United States.
  • Fair Park is home to the largest collection of Art Deco architecture in the world.
  • Fair Park also hosts the largest state fair in the country.
  • The new runway and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport will decrease air congestion throughout the United States approximately 18 to 22 percent (circa 1999).
  • The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School is home to four Nobel Prize winners.
  • Dallas has expanded its Convention Center facilities to over 2 million feet. The Center is now capable of accommodating up to 4 major conventions at one time and provides roof-top helicopter landing facilities.
  • Dallas Area Rapid Transit provides the only light rail service in the Southwest.
  • Dallas offers cultural activities with the world-famous Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, the Dallas Museum of Art, the IMAX Theater, the African American Museum, and more than 60 cultural activities practically every day.
  • The arts in Dallas adds $500 million to the annual economy and the cultural budget per capita is $7.23.
  • There are many more than 40,000 telecommunication employees in the "Telecom Corridor" housing such companies as Southwestern Bell, AT&T, Alcatel, DSC Communications, Ericsson, Fujitsu, MCI, Northern Telecom, Rockwell, and Sprint. Central Dallas is supported by more than 100 miles of fiber optic cable.
  • According to the Dallas Women's Covenant, there are more than 81,000 women-owned firms in metropolitan Dallas.
  • While many cities across the country are encountering water shortages, the long-term water supply plan developed by Dallas water utilities has ensured that the citizens will have sufficient water supply well through 2050.
  • The MasterCard/Visa idea originated in Dallas when three shopping centers, Preston Forest, Preston Royal, and Preston Center combined to issue PrestoCards to be used at all the shopping centers. Eventually, the concept was purchased and expanded.
  • Dallas naturally has the largest equestrian sculpture in the world: The Mustangs at Las Colinas.
  • Dallas also has the largest Cowboy in the World: Big Tex at the State Fair, a 52-foot-tall inflatable cowboy.
  • Also at the State Fair is the largest Ferris Wheel in the United States.
  • Dallas houses the largest Urban Arts District in the United States.
  • Dallas has more shopping centers per capita and the Dallas-Fort Worth metro has more restaurants per capita than any United States city and metro.
  • The Dallas Public Library includes the largest Children's library center in the United States.
  • Dallas has the world's largest wholesale trade center: Dallas Market Center.
  • Neiman Marcus started on the corner of Elm and Murphy in downtown Dallas.
  • Art collections such as the $20 million Hamon Building collection; the $38 million Reves collection at the Dallas Museum of Art; 400 pieces of Egyptian and Nubian art at the DMA; the African-American Museum of Art; the Museum of Africa, Asia, and The Pacific with rare collections of Indonesian art and textiles; the Museum of Contemporary Art; the Museum of the Americas; the Museum of Europe; the Meadows Museum of Art featuring fifteenth- through twentieth-century Spanish art.
  • Called "...the most beautiful building west of Venice", the Adolphus Hotel became the first hotel ever to be fully air-conditioned (in 1940).
  • The $81.5 million Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center designed by the famous architect I. M. Pei houses the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and the last hand-made Fisk organ actually to be worked on by Mr. Fisk before he died (Opus 101). The Dallas City Hall was also designed by I. M. Pei.


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