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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

[W. D. Jones Voluntary Statement, 11-18-1933]

Description: Voluntary statement by W. D. Jones on November 18, 1933 while under arrest in Dallas, Texas, in which he relates the circumstances of how he met Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker and the time-line of several incidents while he was in their company.
Date: November 18, 1933
Creator: Jones, W. D.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[W. D. Jones Voluntary Statement, 11-18-1933]

Description: Voluntary statement by W. D. Jones on November 18, 1933 while under arrest in Dallas, Texas, in which he relates the circumstances of how he met Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker and the time-line of several incidents while he was in their company.
Date: November 18, 1933
Creator: Jones, W. D.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

["Barrow Gang" Wanted Poster, 1933 - Van Buren, Arkansas]

Description: Wanted poster for the Barrow Gang: Bonnie Parker, Clyde Barrow, Blanch Caldwell, Marvin Barrow (Clyde's brother) and an unknown person. The poster includes the physical descriptions of each person, and Sheriff Albert Maxey provides details for the monetary prize awarded upon their arrest.
Date: unknown
Creator: Maxey, Albert
Item Type: Poster
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

[FBI Wanted Report Cancellation, 05/18/1934]

Description: Cancellation of an Identification Order for Clyde Barrow, issued on May 28, 1934 by the U.S. Department of Justice. It states that the order be canceled due to Barrow being killed in Arcadia, Louisiana on May 23, 1934.
Date: unknown
Creator: United States. Department of Justice.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Clyde Champion Barrow FBI Criminal Record]

Description: Clyde Barrow's criminal record compiled by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. It dates from his first arrest at age 16 in 1926 to the last time he was published as a fugitive, shortly after his death.
Date: unknown
Creator: United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Raymond Hamilton FBI Criminal Record]

Description: Raymond Hamilton's criminal record compiled by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. It dates from his first reported crime of car theft in 1931 to the date of his execution in 1935.
Date: May 7, 1935
Creator: United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Raymond Hamilton FBI Wanted Flier]

Description: FBI wanted flier for Raymond Hamilton. It contains his physical description, relatives, fingerprint chart, mug shot and criminal record.
Date: July 13, 1934
Creator: United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation.
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

[Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker]

Description: Photograph of cut-outs of Clyde Barrow--wearing a suit, hat, holding a black coat on his arm and with a cigarette in his mouth--standing next to Bonnie Parker who is wearing a dress.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives