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[Certificate from Bureau of Navy Personnel]

Description: Photocopy of a certificate given to Lee Harvey Oswald. It reads: "Department of the Navy, Bureau of Naval Personnel, Service Schools, United States of America. This certifies that Lee H. Oswald PVT 1653230 USMC has satisfactorily completed the prescribed course of study at the Aviation Fundamentals School (Class P) (Elect-Electron, Occupational Group), Naval Air Technical Training Center, Jacksonville, Florida, this 3rd day of May, 1957."
Date: May 3, 1957
Creator: Dallas (Tex.) Police Department.

[Certificate from U.S. Armed Forces Institute]

Description: Photocopy of a certificate given to Lee Harvey Oswald. It reads: "United States Armed Forces Institute, Madison, Wisconsin. This is to certify that Oswald, Lee H. has successfully completed the USAFI Tests of General Educational Development, High School Level, this date 3-23-59, matriculation no. 6684M230." It is signed by J.W . Poindexter, and Darrell J. Inabnit.
Date: March 23, 1959
Creator: Dallas (Tex.) Police Department.

[Certificates from U.S. Marine Corps]

Description: Two documents placing Lee Harvey Oswald in the United States Marine Corps in the late 1950's. The first document promotes Oswald to Private First Class in 1959, while the second is a certificate of proficiency in Aircraft Control presented in 1957.
Date: June 18, 1957
Creator: Dallas (Tex.) Police Department.

[Cover of Water Main]

Description: Photograph of a dray line covering a section of a new 30 inch main. Handwritten note on reverse reads, "Drayline [sic] covering section of newly laid 30" main - near aerators at old White Rock filter plant."
Date: November 17, 1952
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)