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Albert Lawrence Bates Fingerprint Card, 1933 (Oklahoma City Police Department)

Description: Oklahoma City Police Department fingerprint card for Albert Lawrence Bates. It includes a list of his criminal record dating from 1916 to 1933 plus a mugshot. Albert L. Bates (October 16, 1893-July 4, 1948) was an American bank robber and burglar during the 1920s and 1930s. He used a number of different aliases during his criminal career including George Davis, George Harris and J.B. King. He was the longtime partner of George "Machine Gun" Kelly and participated in the kidnapping of oil tycoon Charles Urschel in 1933. He died in Alcatraz Prison in 1948.
Date: unknown
Creator: Oklahoma City (Okla.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

["Barrow Gang" Wanted Poster, 1933 - Van Buren, Arkansas]

Description: Wanted poster for the Barrow Gang: Bonnie Parker, Clyde Barrow, Blanch Caldwell, Marvin Barrow (Clyde's brother) and an unknown person. The poster includes the physical descriptions of each person, and Sheriff Albert Maxey provides details for the monetary prize awarded upon their arrest.
Date: unknown
Creator: Maxey, Albert
Item Type: Poster

[Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker]

Description: Photograph of cut-outs of Clyde Barrow--wearing a suit, hat, holding a black coat on his arm and with a cigarette in his mouth--standing next to Bonnie Parker who is wearing a dress.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker in Morgue, Getaway Car and Funeral]

Description: Photograph of four prints belonging to the Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker case. Top left is their bullet-hole riddled getaway car, top right is Bonnie Parker's funeral, bottom left is Bonnie Parker on a stretcher in the morgue and the bottom right is Clyde Barrow on a stretcher in the morgue.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Clyde Barrow Telegram to Dallas, Texas District Attorney]

Description: Photograph of a personal telegram from Clyde Barrow to the Dallas, Texas District Attorney, Mr. King, disassociating himself from Raymond Hamilton after the events of the Eastham Breakout. Also included is the envelope that telegram was mailed in.
Date: unknown
Creator: Barrow, Clyde
Item Type: Photograph