[Clyde Champion Barrow Wanted Report, 06/11/1933 - Dallas, Texas Police Department]

Description:

Wanted report for Clyde Barrow on the charges of kidnapping the Sheriff and City Marshall of Wellington, Texas on June 11, 1933. It states that he was joined by Marvin "Buck" Barrow, Clyde's brother, and his wife, Bonnie Parker, who was injured in the incident.

This is a copy report from Wellington, Texas that was filed in Dallas, Texas.

Creator(s): Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Collingsworth County - Wellington
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Dallas Municipal Archives
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Dallas Police Department Historical Records/Case Files
Clyde Barrow Gang Collection
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Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.

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Place
United States - Texas - Collingsworth County - Wellington
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
June 11, 1933
Description:

Wanted report for Clyde Barrow on the charges of kidnapping the Sheriff and City Marshall of Wellington, Texas on June 11, 1933. It states that he was joined by Marvin "Buck" Barrow, Clyde's brother, and his wife, Bonnie Parker, who was injured in the incident.

This is a copy report from Wellington, Texas that was filed in Dallas, Texas.

Note:

Part of the Dallas Police Department Collection.

Handwriting on back of report reads:

Was in Ford V8 Coupe and Gunned some over and hurt Bonnie Parker. So they each had a machine gun and carried Bonnie Parker up to Jack Pritchard House (who is a city foreman) and made them give first aid to Bonnie Parker. Then some one called the sheriff, when he and city Marshall drove up, Buck and Clyde Barrow threw machine guns on them, then hand cuffed them together and put them in the sheriff car and drove off. Later released the sheriff and City Marshall.

Physical Description:

[1] p. ; 12 cm.

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Keyword(s): police reports | wanted reports | criminals | outlaws | Bureau of Identification | Buck Barrow
Partner:
Dallas Municipal Archives
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2009
Collection:
Dallas Police Department Historical Records/Case Files
Collection:
Clyde Barrow Gang Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: DSMA_91019-00010
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: DSMA_91019-00011
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth78884
Resource Type: Legal Document
Format: Text