[Airport worker searching luggage on the tarmac at Love Field]

Description:

Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. The image shows an airport worker and a Dallas Police officer searching luggage on the tarmac at Love Field after a bomb threat on the afternoon of November 24, 1963. A woman watches them search her bag.

Creator(s): Dallas Times Herald
Location(s): United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Creation Date: November 24, 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: 18
Past 30 days: 7
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Dallas Times Herald

Staff photographer, most likely Bill Beal

Date(s):
  • Creation: November 24, 1963
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
November 24, 1963
Description:

Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. The image shows an airport worker and a Dallas Police officer searching luggage on the tarmac at Love Field after a bomb threat on the afternoon of November 24, 1963. A woman watches them search her bag.

Note:

This image is the first photograph on negative strip 50 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. These photos were most likely taken by Bill Beal.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Dallas Love Field Airport | Bomb threat
Partner:
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Collection:
Dallas Times Herald Collection
Collection:
John F. Kennedy Memorial Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1989.100.0050.0001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth185082
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Holder: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza