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[J. D. Tippit's Personnel Record]

Description: Personnel record for Officer J. D. Tippit. Records include applications, salary cards, and notices of injuries sustained on duty.
Date: [1952..1963]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Memo by Sam C. Gonzales, September 19, 1984]

Description: Memorandum by Sam C. Gonzales which informs individuals that, as the Identification Division still receives requests for documents relating to the Kennedy assassination, requests should be referred to the National Archives.
Date: September 19, 1984
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report of Documents Sent to Mrs. J. D. Tippit, April 14, 1964 #1]

Description: Report by R. W. Westphal regarding the receipt of letters by Mrs. J. D. Tippit. The attached documents include an advertisement for the Joesten Report and a letter by Maria Luisa Marin. Marin writes that perhaps J. D. Tippit was not an honorable man.
Date: April 14, 1964
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Report
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[List of Witnesses #2]

Description: List of witnesses concerning the assassination of President John F. Kennedy by Lee Harvey Oswald, including a summary of the testimony each witness can give.
Date: 1963~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Handwritten Note Suggesting a Cuban Connection]

Description: Handwritten note by an unknown author suggesting a Cuban connection to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald.
Date: February 12, 1964
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report on Officer's duties by F. M. Turner, in regards to the President's murder #2]

Description: Report on Officer's duties by F. M. Turner, in regards to the President's murder. Turner was assigned to the group that met President John F. Kennedy at Love Field Airport and took him to Dallas. After the shooting, Turner followed the motorcade car to Parkland Hospital then reported to the Texas School Book Depository. He took affidavits from witnesses and assisted in the investigation.
Date: unknown
Creator: Turner, F. M.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Empty Folder]

Description: Folder originally used to hold items from Box 11, Folder 11.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Note to Captain]

Description: Note which reads: "Capt. Mr Stuart of the Secret Service, asked that nearest relative not be given to news reporters (the Bro. noted on our card.) jeb."
Date: 1963-11-22~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Letter to Henry Wade #2]

Description: Photocopy of a threatening letter written to Henry Wade. In the letter, an unknown author requests that Jack Ruby be released from prison.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Newspaper Clipping: Author Claims Evidence of Second JFK Assassin #2]

Description: Photocopy of a newspaper article titled "Author Claims Evidence of Second JFK Assassin." The article states that author Richard J. Whalen concluded "that there is circumstantial evidence to support the theory of a second assassin in the shooting of President John F. Kennedy."
Date: 1967-01~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Homicide Report for the Murder of Lee Harvey Oswald #1]

Description: Photocopy of a homicide report which documents the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald. It is stated that Lee Harvey Oswald was being transferred to the County Jail when a white male emerged from a crowd of reporters and shot him in the left side. Oswald died during an emergency surgery soon after.
Date: 1963-11-24T14:45:00
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Report
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Guera 2 Camera #1]

Description: Photographs of a Guera 2 camera. The photo is of very poor quality, and the camera is barely visible.
Date: 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Voluntary Statement by Arnold Louis Rowland #2]

Description: Voluntary statement by Arnold Louis Rowland, a witness in Dealey Plaza. He states that he noticed a man in the window of the Texas School Book Depository with a rifle pointed towards the road before the motorcade passed by Dealey Plaza. About 15 minutes later the President passed in front of him and he heard three gunshots.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, Rosemary
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Correspondence Between Citizens and the Chief of Police]

Description: Correspondence between the Chief of Police and citizens who are requesting information. Citizens range from students to writers. The Chief of Police states that he is unable to provide further information as a matter of department policy.
Date: 1969
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report on Officer's Duties by C. N. Dhority]

Description: Report on Officer's Duties by C. N. Dhority in regards to the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald. Dhority describes his duties on the morning of the shooting, and states the he was backing up Captain Fritz's police car to the basement ramp for the transfer of Oswald. He was watching Oswald walk to the car with other officers when he saw a man move across the right side of the car and shoot him. He states that he rode in the ambulance with Oswald to Parkland Hospital and stayed there until he was pronounced dead.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dhority, C. N.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives