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[Letter from David H. Martin to Police Chief - September 27, 1976]

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Letter from David H. Martin to Dallas Police Chief, concerning the release of Dallas Police Department documents relating to the assassination of John F. Kennedy under the Freedom of Information Act.

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[2] p. ; 28 cm.

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Martin, David H. September 27, 1976.

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This letter is part of the collection entitled: John F. Kennedy, Dallas Police Department Collection and one other and was provided by Dallas Municipal Archives to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 30 times . More information about this letter can be viewed below.

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Dallas Municipal Archives

Dallas Municipal Archives partnered with the Portal to provide access to several collections, one of which is the John F Kennedy, Dallas Police Department Collection. Oher collections include Dallas Park and Recreation Department Photographs; Dallas Water Utilities Records and Photographic Series, 1882-1990; Dallas Farmers Market - Henry Forschmidt Collection 1938-1986; Clyde Barrow Gang Collection; and the Love Field Album and Photographs Collection.

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Description

Letter from David H. Martin to Dallas Police Chief, concerning the release of Dallas Police Department documents relating to the assassination of John F. Kennedy under the Freedom of Information Act.

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[2] p. ; 28 cm.

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John F. Kennedy, Dallas Police Department Collection

The more than 400 photos in this collection document the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and its aftermath. It includes images of the sniper's nest where Oswald allegedly fired on Kennedy's motorcade; Oswald's house at 214 Neely; Dealey Plaza; the Texas Theater; the basement of Dallas City Hall where Jack Ruby shot and killed Oswald; and more.

John F. Kennedy Memorial Collection

More than 11,000 pages of investigative materials from the Dallas Police Department's extensive investigation make up this collection. It also includes approximately 700 black and white images taken by *Dallas Times Herald* photographers that documented the events surrounding the assassination and four handwritten journals from jurors who sat on the Jack Ruby trial.

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  • September 27, 1976

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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 29, 2013, 11:29 p.m.

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  • Nov. 12, 2013, 12:52 p.m.

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Martin, David H. [Letter from David H. Martin to Police Chief - September 27, 1976], letter, September 27, 1976; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth337500/: accessed January 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.