[An airport worker putting cases in the luggage compartment of a plane]

Description:

Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. The image shows an airport worker putting cases back into the luggage compartment of an aircraft at Love Field after a bomb threat on the afternoon of November 24, 1963. In the background on the other side of the plane passengers' feet can be seen as they board the plane via staircase.

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: 38
Past 30 days: 0
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 putting cases back into the luggage compartment of an aircraft at Love Field after a bomb threat on the afternoon of November 24, 1963. In the background on the other side of the plane passengers' feet can be seen as they board the plane via staircase.

Note:

This image is the third 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: 1989.100.0050.0003
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth185084
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Holder: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza