[Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker's Bullet Hole-Ridden V8 Ford]

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Officers inspect Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker's bullet-riddled V8 Ford at the police impound after removing the couple's bodies. Dallas County Sheriff Smoot Schmid is at left, hatless.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm.

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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 22845 times , with 64 in the last month . More information about this photograph 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

Officers inspect Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker's bullet-riddled V8 Ford at the police impound after removing the couple's bodies. Dallas County Sheriff Smoot Schmid is at left, hatless.

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1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 25 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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  • Feb. 20, 2010, 6:28 p.m.

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  • May 20, 2010, 3:22 p.m.

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[Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker's Bullet Hole-Ridden V8 Ford], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth78920/: accessed February 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.