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[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

[Front Cover to Notebook]

Description: Front cover to a bound notebook containing "letters to Jack Ruby after arrest."
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[File Note]

Description: Microfilm copy of a typed file note which reads: "Invoice 11210G. This invoice is still active as of Apr 6 1970. See subsequent film for this invoice."
Date: April 6, 1970
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Voluntary Statement by Austin Lawrence Miller #1]

Description: Voluntary statement by Austin Lawrence Miller, a witness on top of the triple underpass. Miller describes watching the motorcade proceed to the underpass when he heard gunshots and saw smoke coming from a group of trees.
Date: November 22, 1963
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Affidavit In Any Fact by James Richard Worrell, Jr. #2]

Description: Affidavit In Any Fact by James Richard Worrell, Jr. concerning seeing a rifle in the window of the Texas School Book Depository. Worrell describes watching the motorcade drive by and hearing gunshots. He noticed a gun in the window of the Depository building and watched it fire another shot. He states that he ran about 100 yards from the building and looked back to see a man exit the building and run the opposite direction.
Date: November 23, 1963
Creator: Rattan, Mary
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report concerning an interview with Reserve Officer Lieutenant Barnie Merrell]

Description: Handwritten report to Chief J. E. Curry by F. I. Cornwall concerning an interview with Reserve Officer Lieutenant Barnie Merrell. Cornwall states that Merrell was interviewed as to any additional information about the shooting of Lee Harvey Oswald that he had not included in his original report. Merrell stated that he did not have anything of significance to add.
Date: November 30, 1963
Creator: Cornwall, F. I.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report on Officer's Duties by C. W. Brown, in regards to the President's murder #2]

Description: Report on Officer's duties by C. W. Brown, in regards to the President's murder. Brown states that he was booking an arrested prisoner when he learned of the President's death, and proceeded to report to the Texas School Book Depository. He brought three employees to the Homicide Office to take their affidavits. He continued the investigation throughout the day at the office.
Date: unknown
Creator: Brown, C. W.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives