Texas School Book Depository

Description

Photograph of multiple stacks of boxes in the Texas School Book Depository. There are multiple boxes near a window on the right.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

Creation Information

Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept. 1963~.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2009 and two others 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 521 times , with 9 in the last month . More information about this photograph 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

Photograph of multiple stacks of boxes in the Texas School Book Depository. There are multiple boxes near a window on the right.

Physical Description

1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

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Collections

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

Rescuing Texas History, 2009

The 2009 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. The collection houses more than 5,000 items and gives a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerleee Foundation.

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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Creation Date

  • 1963~

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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 4, 2009, 10:35 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 4, 2013, 10:03 a.m.

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Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 9
Total Uses: 521

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept. Texas School Book Depository, photograph, 1963~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth49608/: accessed January 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.