[Letter to Dallas Police Department from Edwin A. Walker, November 1991 #2]

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Letter by Edwin A. Walker states that President Kennedy knew Lee Harvey Oswald. Attached to the letter is a report to Jesse E. Curry by Forrest V. Sorrels dated December 26, 1963. The report regards the attempted assassination of General Edwin A. Walker.

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[4] p. ; 28 cm.

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Dallas (Tex.) Police Department. November 1991.

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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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Letter by Edwin A. Walker states that President Kennedy knew Lee Harvey Oswald. Attached to the letter is a report to Jesse E. Curry by Forrest V. Sorrels dated December 26, 1963. The report regards the attempted assassination of General Edwin A. Walker.

Physical Description

[4] p. ; 28 cm.

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Part of the Dallas Police Department Collection.

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  • [Note to Chief Rathburn from Paul F. Roth, January 10, 1992], DSMA_91-001-2006002-3976, ark:/67531/metapth337807
  • [Letter to Dallas Police Department from Edwin A. Walker, November 1991 #1], DSMA_91-001-2006003-3977, ark:/67531/metapth337177

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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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[Note to Chief Rathburn from Paul F. Roth, January 10, 1992] (Letter)

[Note to Chief Rathburn from Paul F. Roth, January 10, 1992]

Note addressed to the City Manager's Office. The note reads: "We get many unusual letters but thought you and Chief Rathburn would find this of interest. It was addressed to me with no explanation."

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[Note to Chief Rathburn from Paul F. Roth, January 10, 1992], DSMA_91-001-2006002-3976, ark:/67531/metapth337807

[Letter to Dallas Police Department from Edwin A. Walker, November 1991 #1] (Letter)

[Letter to Dallas Police Department from Edwin A. Walker, November 1991 #1]

Letter by Edwin A. Walker states that President Kennedy knew Lee Harvey Oswald. Attached to the letter is a report to Jesse E. Curry by Forrest V. Sorrels dated December 26, 1963. The report regards the attempted assassination of General Edwin A. Walker.

Relationship to this item: (Is Version Of)

[Letter to Dallas Police Department from Edwin A. Walker, November 1991 #1], DSMA_91-001-2006003-3977, ark:/67531/metapth337177

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  • November 1991

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  • December 16, 1963 - November 1991

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 29, 2013, 11:29 p.m.

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  • Jan. 17, 2017, 6:03 p.m.

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Dallas (Tex.) Police Department. [Letter to Dallas Police Department from Edwin A. Walker, November 1991 #2], letter, November 1991; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth339773/: accessed April 30, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.