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[Letter from W. M. Thompson of the Texas Prison System to Dallas, Texas Bureau of Identification Superintendent D. E. Walsh]

Description: Letter from W. M. Thompson, Chief of the Texas Prison System to D. E. Walsh of the Dallas Bureau of Identification where he apologizes for omitting a list of subjects who have an authorized leave of absence from prison. He also includes the status of Marvin Barrow and the date that Clyde Barrow was granted parole.
Date: unknown
Creator: Huntsville (Tex.)
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Letter from Wharton County Sheriff to Dallas, Texas Bureau of Identification]

Description: Letter from Sheriff J. C. Willis of Wharton, Texas to all peace officers in the United States informing them of the arrest warrant placed for Clyde Champion Barrow, Raymond Hamilton and Bonnie Parker for the assault to murder of a deputy. He also provides a description of their getaway car and places where they may be hiding.
Date: unknown
Creator: Wharton (Tex.)
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Poem by Bonnie Parker]

Description: Poem written by Bonnie Parker in which she tries to paint Clyde Barrow and herself in a more positive and heroic light, similar to Jesse James.
Date: unknown
Creator: Parker, Bonnie
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Raymond Hamilton Index Card]

Description: Index card photocopy for Raymond Hamilton indicating his crime of robbery using firearms and the numbers of his fingerprint chart.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Shot Gun Pellets]

Description: Photograph of five shot gun pellets taken from the body of state Highway Patrolman Murphy, who was shot and killed by Clyde Barrow on April 1, 1934 at Grapevine, Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Wanted Bulletin for Clyde Barrow, 05-01-1933]

Description: Wanted bulletin dated May 1, 1933 for Clyde Champion Barrow, his brother Melvin Ivan "Buck" Barrow and two unidentified women for stealing a car and kidnapping a man and a woman near Ruston, Louisiana on April 27, 1933.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives