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[Dallas County Jail Interior - 1933, Harvey J. Bailey Escape]

Description: Photograph taken from the outside of an enclosed hallway, across from a jail cell. There are crumpled newspapers on the ground, and outside of the cell on a bench, there is a person sitting down in striped clothes. In the corner a spot-light is visible pointing into the cell.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Dallas County Sheriff's Department With Items from Clyde Champion Barrow's Car]

Description: Photograph of Dallas County Sheriff R. A. "Smoot" Schmid, first from left, and Dallas County Deputies Ed Caster, Ted Hinton, and Bob Alcorn standing with items collected form Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker's getaway car, 1934. Items include license plates, bags, maps, magazines, and coats.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph
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