John F. Kennedy Memorial Collection - 6 Matching Results

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[Letter from John J. Herrera to J. Carlos McCormick - 1963-11-29]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to J. Carlos McCormick, Democratic National Committee, relating the reception LULAC had given to the Kennedys and the Johnsons. Herrera is "heartsick," as it was only fifteen hours later that President Kennedy was dead. Herrera says that he is determined to keep the Latinos together in Texas.
Date: November 29, 1963
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letters Sent to Jack Ruby in 1964]

Description: Poor quality photocopies of letters which were sent to Jack Ruby during his time at Dallas County Jail. The letters were written by citizens, many of whom express an interest in his well-being and spirituality.
Date: 1964~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.) Police Department.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Newspaper Clipping: Carr Calling Inquiry To Show No 'Cover Up']

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article titled "Carr Calling Inquiry To Show No 'Cover Up.'" The article discusses the investigation by Attorney General Waggoner Carr of the assassination of President Kennedy. The inquiry was deemed necessary due to the fact that Lee Harvey Oswald, the accused assassin, was shot to death by police officers on the previous Sunday.
Date: November 27, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.) Police Department.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives