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[Envelope Addressed to Dallas Police Chief]

Description

Envelope addressed to the Dallas Police Chief sent from the Department of the Treasury.

Physical Description

1 envelope ; 11 x 24 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

Context

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 136 times , with 8 in the last month . More information about this letter can be viewed below.

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Dallas Municipal Archives

Since 1985, the Dallas Municipal 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. The archives have documented notable events in Dallas history such as the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, the activities of the Clyde Barrow Gang, and the general overall growth of the city of Dallas.

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Description

Envelope addressed to the Dallas Police Chief sent from the Department of the Treasury.

Physical Description

1 envelope ; 11 x 24 cm.

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Collections

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

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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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 29, 2013, 11:29 p.m.

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Past 30 days: 8
Total Uses: 136

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Envelope Addressed to Dallas Police Chief], letter, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth340435/: accessed March 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.