[Clyde Champion Barrow Wanted Poster, 1932 - Sherman, Texas]

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Wanted poster for Clyde Champion Barrow in Sherman, Texas for $200. Includes a mug shot from December 3, 1926, his physical description and the details behind his crimes for which the warrant was issued.

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[1] p. ; 18 cm.

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Sherman (Tex.) Creation Date: Unknown.

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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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Wanted poster for Clyde Champion Barrow in Sherman, Texas for $200. Includes a mug shot from December 3, 1926, his physical description and the details behind his crimes for which the warrant was issued.

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[1] p. ; 18 cm.

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Part of the Dallas Police Department Collection.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

Photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. These more than 5,000 items give a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerlee Foundation.

Dallas Police Department Historical Records/Case Files

Dallas Police Department case files, photographs, newspaper clippings, letters, and other documents from the 1920s to the 1950s, including the activities of the infamous Clyde Barrow Gang.

Clyde Barrow Gang Collection

A sub-series of the Dallas Police Department Historical Records and Case Files collection, these materials relate to the Clyde Barrow gang and law enforcement officials' efforts to hunt them down.

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Sherman (Tex.). [Clyde Champion Barrow Wanted Poster, 1932 - Sherman, Texas], legal document, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth78880/: accessed July 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.