[Arlington Police Officer James Evans Johnson, portrait]

Description

Photograph of Officer James Evans Johnson dressed in a suit. Officer Johnson was killed in the line of duty by gunfire on November 23, 1930 while attempting to arrest a man for disturbing the peace.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 8 x 10 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1930~.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Arlington Police Department Collection and was provided by Arlington Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 70 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Arlington Public Library

The photo collections of the Arlington Public Library document the development of Arlington, Texas as well as the history of the Arlington Police Department. The collections also include a selection of World War II era photographs and documents.

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Description

Photograph of Officer James Evans Johnson dressed in a suit. Officer Johnson was killed in the line of duty by gunfire on November 23, 1930 while attempting to arrest a man for disturbing the peace.

Physical Description

1 photograph : col. ; 8 x 10 in.

Notes

High resolution image available upon request from Arlington Public Library.

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Collections

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Arlington Police Department Collection

The Arlington Public Library and Fielder House present their collection of items depicting the Arlington Police Department from the early 1900's to present day. The collection contains legal documents, clippings, and over 290 photographs of various people, places, and activities concerning the department.

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Creation Date

  • 1930~

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Aug. 9, 2011, 1:35 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 5, 2012, 10:01 p.m.

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Total Uses: 70

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Arlington Police Officer James Evans Johnson, portrait], photograph, 1930~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth176332/: accessed August 31, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Arlington Public Library.