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[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

[Report from T. A. Hutson to Chief J. E. Curry, concerning the arrest of Lee Harvey Oswald #1]

Description: Report written by T. A. Hutson to Chief J. E. Curry concerning the arrest of Lee Harvey Oswald. Hutson states that he was searching for the suspect who shot Officer J. D. Tippit when he proceeded to the Texas Theater. He describes locating Oswald in the theater and apprehending him from behind.
Date: December 3, 1963
Creator: Hutson, T. A.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Supplementary Offense Report by B. G. Brown]

Description: Supplementary offense report by B. G. Brown which describes evidence taken from Lee Harvey Oswald. Paraffin casts and hair samples were taken from Oswald and tested.
Date: [1963-11-22..1963-11-24]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Report
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Index Tab XYZ #2]

Description: Photocopy of an index tab labeled "XYZ."
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Statement by L. C. Taylor, concerning the shooting of Lee Harvey Oswald]

Description: Statement by L. C. Taylor concerning officer's assignment, the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald, and familiarity with Jack Ruby. Taylor describes his duties and observations on the day of the shooting of Oswald, and states that he had met Jack Ruby while working when he (Ruby) owned the Vegas Club.
Date: November 29, 1963
Creator: Taylor, Lester C.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Letter to Police Department, January 4, 1967]

Description: Photocopy of a letter mailed to the Chief of Police in Dallas, Texas on January 4th, 1967. The letter regards the Kennedy assassination and Jack Ruby. It is largely illegible.
Date: January 4, 1967
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report to W. P. Gannaway by R. W. Westphal, February 15, 1964]

Description: Criminal intelligence report addressed to Captain W. P. Gannaway of the Special Service Bureau. The report, which was submitted by detective H. M. Hart, lists prospective jurors for the Jack Ruby case.
Date: February 15, 1964
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Report
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Jailer's Release Form for the transfer of Lee Harvey Oswald #4]

Description: Photocopy of two forms which release Lee Harvey Oswald from jail and into the custody of officers at various times on the 23rd of November, 1963. The forms are signed by the jailers and officers. On the bottommost form the following is written in large letters: "DECEASED."
Date: November 23, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Correspondence Between Doyle Batey and Charles Batchelor]

Description: Correspondence between Mr. Doyle Batey and Chief Charles Batchelor. In his letter, Batey requests that the Dallas Police Department send him photos of Lee Harvey Oswald. Charles Batchelor responds that he is unable to do so and suggests that Batey contact the United States Department of Justice.
Date: December 1968
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Jack Ruby's Notes]

Description: Notes by Jack Ruby which were discovered behind the refrigerator in his former apartment. The notes are largely composed of doodles, names, and various numbers.
Date: 196u
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Second Floor of Texas School Book Depository]

Description: Photograph taken on the second floor of the Texas School Book Depository. The photograph features a lunch room. Lunch tables are pushed against the walls of the room.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Clothing of Lee Harvey Oswald #1]

Description: Photograph of personal items which belonged to Lee Harvey Oswald. These items were collected under a search warrant authorizing the examination of 1026 North Beckley in Dallas, Texas on November 23rd, 1963. Clothing, shoes, toiletries, flashcards, and books are laid out on the floor to be photographed.
Date: 1963-11~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives