[Commerce Street in downtown Dallas the evening of November 22, 1963] Metadata

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  • Main Title [Commerce Street in downtown Dallas the evening of November 22, 1963]


  • Photographer: Beal, Bill
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Dallas Times Herald staff


  • Creation: 1963-11-22


  • English


  • Content Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer Bill Beal. This image shows a view of Commerce Street, near the Zoo Bar, in downtown Dallas on the evening of November 22, 1963.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 35 mm.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Assassination.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Presidents -- Assassination -- Dallas (Tex.)
  • Keyword: Downtown Dallas
  • Keyword: Commerce Street
  • Keyword: Zoo Bar

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Coverage Date: 1963-11-22


  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2011
    Code: SG11
  • Name: Dallas Times Herald Collection
    Code: DTHJFK
  • Name: John F. Kennedy Memorial Collection
    Code: JFKAM


  • Name: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
    Code: SFMDP


  • Rights Holder: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: 1989.100.0032.0006
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth184862


  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Epson Perfection V700 Photo
  • Display Note: This image is the sixth photograph on negative strip 32 in the Dallas Times Herald collection.
  • Display 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.