[Lee Harvey Oswald in Backyard With Rifle #1]

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Photographs of Lee Harvey Oswald standing in the backyard of his house at 214 West Neely Street in Dallas, Texas, holding a rifle in one hand and Communist newspapers in the other.

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2 photographs : b&w ; 13 x 10 cm.

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Dallas (Tex.). Police Department. 1959~/1963~.

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This photograph 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 4305 times , with 101 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Since 1985, the Archives have kept more than 2,000 cubic feet of materials open to the public by appointment. These materials include departmental documents, manuscripts, maps, photographs, and much more; they document historical events like the Kennedy assassination and Clyde Barrow gang's activities.

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Description

Photographs of Lee Harvey Oswald standing in the backyard of his house at 214 West Neely Street in Dallas, Texas, holding a rifle in one hand and Communist newspapers in the other.

Physical Description

2 photographs : b&w ; 13 x 10 cm.

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Part of the Dallas Police Department Collection.

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John F. Kennedy, Dallas Police Department Collection

These photos document the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and its aftermath. They depict landmarks, people, and important events from before, on, and after November 23, 1963.

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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[Lee Harvey Oswald in Backyard With Rifle #2] (Photograph)

[Lee Harvey Oswald in Backyard With Rifle #2]

Two photographs of Lee Harvey Oswald holding a gun in the back yard of his residence at 214 West Neely Street in Dallas, Texas.

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[Lee Harvey Oswald in Backyard With Rifle #2], DSMA_91-001-1224002-4118, ark:/67531/metapth337200

[Lee Harvey Oswald in Backyard With Rifle #3] (Photograph)

[Lee Harvey Oswald in Backyard With Rifle #3]

Photographs of Lee Harvey Oswald standing in the back yard of his home at 214 West Neely Street, Dallas, Texas. He holds a rifle in one hand, and a communist newspaper in the other.

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[Lee Harvey Oswald in Backyard With Rifle #3], DSMA_91-001-12A58001-XXXX, ark:/67531/metapth338543

[Photos of the Oswald Family #2] (Photograph)

[Photos of the Oswald Family #2]

Composite photograph of Lee Harvey Oswald holding a rifle and a communist newspaper, Marina Oswald and her child and an older woman, and a man and a woman sitting at a table.

Relationship to this item: (Is Part Of)

[Photos of the Oswald Family #2], DSMA_91-001-12A67001-XXXX, ark:/67531/metapth337849

[Photos of the Oswald Family #1] (Photograph)

[Photos of the Oswald Family #1]

Composite photograph of two photos of Lee Harvey Oswald with a gun, two women with a baby, and a man and a woman sitting at a table.

Relationship to this item: (Is Part Of)

[Photos of the Oswald Family #1], DSMA_91-001-1224001-4117, ark:/67531/metapth338823

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  • 1959~/1963~

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  • 1959~ - 1963~

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 29, 2013, 11:29 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Dec. 12, 2017, 7:23 p.m.

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  • 32.7506784602, -96.8258819

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Dallas (Tex.). Police Department. [Lee Harvey Oswald in Backyard With Rifle #1], photograph, 1959~/1963~; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth337630/: accessed April 24, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.