[The alleged sniper's perch window at the Texas School Book Depository]

Description:

Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen Friday afternoon after the assassination. This image shows the alleged sniper's perch window on the sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository. An unidentified Dallas Police detective is visible through the open window.

Creator(s): Allen, William
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Creation Date: November 22, 1963
Partner(s):
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Dallas Times Herald Collection
John F. Kennedy Memorial Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 281
Past 30 days: 7
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Allen, William

Dallas Times Herald staff

Date(s):
  • Creation: November 22, 1963
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
November 22, 1963
Description:

Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen Friday afternoon after the assassination. This image shows the alleged sniper's perch window on the sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository. An unidentified Dallas Police detective is visible through the open window.

Note:

This image is the fourteenth photograph on negative strip 28 in the Dallas Times Herald collection.

Note:

The Dallas Times Herald newspaper employed a number of staff photographers who were assigned to cover President Kennedy's visit to Fort Worth and Dallas. Not all photographs have a confirmed photographer.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 35 mm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Texas School Book Depository
Partner:
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Collection:
Dallas Times Herald Collection
Collection:
John F. Kennedy Memorial Collection
Relation (Has Format): [Images of the Assassination Investigation of President Kennedy #1], SFMDP_1989-100-0065, ark:/67531/metapth185141
Relation (Has Format): [Images of the Assassination Investigation of President Kennedy #2], SFMDP_1989-100-0066, ark:/67531/metapth185142
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1989.100.0028.0014
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth184840
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image