[Assassination eyewitness Charles Brehm in Dealey Plaza]

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Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen Friday afternoon after the assassination. This image shows eyewitness Charles Brehm in Dealey Plaza.

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

Creation Information

Allen, William November 22, 1963.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2011 and two others and was provided by The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 359 times , with 11 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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  • The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

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The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza first opened its doors in 1989 on the sixth and seventh floors of the building formerly known as the Texas School Book Depository in Dallas, the site of the infamous assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

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Description

Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen Friday afternoon after the assassination. This image shows eyewitness Charles Brehm in Dealey Plaza.

Physical Description

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

Notes

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

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.

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This photograph is part of the following collections of related materials.

Rescuing Texas History, 2011

The 2011 edition of Rescuing Texas History includes photographs, postcards, legal documents, and more. These materials reflect generations of past Texans who contributed to the history and culture of the state.

Dallas Times Herald Collection

The Dallas Times Herald played a crucial role in recording the historic visit of President John F. Kennedy to Dallas and Fort Worth, his subsequent assassination and its aftermath.

John F. Kennedy Memorial Collection

Materials from the Dallas Police Department's extensive investigation of the John F. Kennedy assassination and the events that followed. The collection includes photos taken by Dallas Times Herald photographers.

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  • November 22, 1963

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 9, 2011, 3:01 p.m.

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  • Dec. 18, 2013, 2:20 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Allen, William. [Assassination eyewitness Charles Brehm in Dealey Plaza], photograph, November 22, 1963; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth184828/: accessed November 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.