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[Letters from Citizens to the Dallas Police Department]

Description: A collection of letters from citizens to the Dallas Police Department. Letters regard school projects, autograph requests, and a negative regard for the Police Department's handling of the Kennedy assassination. Some letters are accompanied by carbon copies of responses by Chief J. E. Curry.
Date: [1965..1966]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter

[Documents and Photographs]

Description: Letters and various other documents from the investigation into the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
Date: 1963~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text

[Report to W. P. Gannaway by V. J. Brian and R. W. Westphal, February 17, 1964 #1]

Description: Criminal intelligence report by V. J. Brian and R. W. Westphal regarding an interview with Pat Lawrence. Lawrence, who worked at the Texas School Book Depository, stated that she did not know Lee Harvey Oswald. She also stated that she knew Jack Ruby on sight, as she frequented the Vegas Club on her off hours.
Date: February 17, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Report

[Index Tab Q]

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

[Crime Scene Section Form]

Description: Crime Scene Section Form listing evidence that was released to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Date: November 26, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[FBI Report, March 25, 1964]

Description: Microfilm copy of four pages from a report from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, including a hand drawn map.
Date: November 23, 1963
Creator: United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Item Type: Report

[Report to W. P. Gannaway by W. S. Biggio, February 18, 1964 #1]

Description: Criminal intelligence report addressed to Captain W. P. Gannaway of the Special Service Bureau. The report, which was submitted by detective W. S. Biggio, states that Anita F. Hudgins saw Lee Harvey Oswald and Jack Ruby at her place of business in 1955.
Date: February 18, 1964
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Report

[Close-Up View of Gun #1]

Description: Photograph of the gun used by Lee Harvey Oswald lying on a piece of paper laid out on a counter. Another piece of paper tacked above the gun reads "11-22-63. 1940 Made in Italy. Dallas. 6.5 Cal. C2766. Scope. 4 x 18 coated. Hollywood, Calif. Ordinance Optics, Inc. JDW."
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph

[Photographs of M. N. McDonald #1]

Description: Photographs of M. N. McDonald, the arresting officer of Lee Harvey Oswald, wearing his Dallas Police Department uniform. He has a scratches on the left side of his face.
Date: 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph

[Map of Important Points]

Description: Map locating Lee Harvey's apartment, Lee Harvey Oswald's room, the Texas Theatre, Officer J.D. Tippit's place of death, and the Texas School Book Depository.
Date: 1963-11~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Map