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[Henry Methvin Oklahoma State Penitentiary Index Card, 1935]

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Information index card for Henry Methvin from the Oklahoma State Penitentiary. It lists his charges, sentence and fingerprint classification.

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[1] p. ; 8 cm.

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Oklahoma State Penitentiary, McAlester Creation Date: Unknown.

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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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Information index card for Henry Methvin from the Oklahoma State Penitentiary. It lists his charges, sentence and fingerprint classification.

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[1] p. ; 8 cm.

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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.

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

This sub-series of the Dallas Police Department Historical Records and Case Files collection contains photos, typescript documents, fingerprint cards, and police department memoranda of the activities and whereabouts of the gang. While the Dallas County Sherriff's Department headed the search, Dallas police provided intelligence on the gang's movements and associates.

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Oklahoma State Penitentiary, McAlester. [Henry Methvin Oklahoma State Penitentiary Index Card, 1935], legal document, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth78893/: accessed March 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.