[Photographs of Handwritten Letter]

Description

Evidence photographs of papers found in Oswald's home. The letter is dated December 22, 1961 and is written in Russian.

Physical Description

2 photographs : b&w ; 7 x 5 in.

Creation Information

Dallas (Tex.) Police Department. November 1963.

Context

This collection is part of the collection entitled: John F. Kennedy Memorial 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 12 times . More information about this collection can be viewed below.

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Dallas Municipal Archives

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

Evidence photographs of papers found in Oswald's home. The letter is dated December 22, 1961 and is written in Russian.

Physical Description

2 photographs : b&w ; 7 x 5 in.

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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.

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.

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[Handwritten Letter, Photograph #1] (Photograph)

[Handwritten Letter, Photograph #1]

Evidence photograph of a letter found in Oswald's home. The letter is dated December 22, 1961 and is written in Russian.

Relationship to this item: (Has Part)

[Handwritten Letter, Photograph #1], DSMA_91-001-photo-AK-001, ark:/67531/metapth346943

[Handwritten Letter, Photograph #2] (Photograph)

[Handwritten Letter, Photograph #2]

Evidence photograph of a letter found in Oswald's home. The letter is dated December 22, 1961 and is written in Russian.

Relationship to this item: (Has Part)

[Handwritten Letter, Photograph #2], DSMA_91-001-photo-AK-002, ark:/67531/metapth346687

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Creation Date

  • November 1963

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 26, 2013, 12:02 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Jan. 17, 2017, 6:19 p.m.

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Dallas (Tex.) Police Department. [Photographs of Handwritten Letter], collection, November 1963; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth346760/: accessed May 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.