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[Personnel Record for Roscoe Anthony White]

Description: Microfilm copies of a personnel record for Roscoe Anthony White from the Dallas Police Department. The record includes application information, payment information, training records, and a resignation letter.
Date: [1963-09-26..1965-10-07]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text

[Report of Conversation Between Jack Ruby and Lee Harvey Oswald at Carousel Club #2]

Description: Carbon copy of a typed report describing an alleged conversation which occurred between Lee Harvey Oswald and Jack Ruby at the Carousel Club on October 4th, 1963. It is stated that Lee Harvey Oswald and Jack Ruby discussed a plan to assassinate the governor of Texas. Ruby was going to pay Oswald to shoot him.
Date: October 4, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Report

[Personnel Record for Roscoe Anthony White]

Description: Personnel record from the Dallas Police Department for Roscoe Anthony White. White was employed as an apprentice policeman on October 7th, 1963.
Date: October 7, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text

[Arrest Report on Loran Eugene Hall]

Description: Various files on investigative prisoner Loran Eugene Hall, one of which details how Hall was taken into custody. The last photo is a scrap of paper. The text reads: "Requested by The House Assassination Comittee9-26-77. Released by Capt. Caulon."
Date: October 17, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text

[Advertisement, Photograph #1]

Description: Evidence photograph of a poster found in Oswald's home. The poster includes scenic photographs and reads: "Visit the USSR!"
Date: November 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph

[Advertisement, Photograph #2]

Description: Evidence photograph of a poster found in Oswald's home. The poster includes scenic photographs and reads: "Visit the USSR!"
Date: November 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph

[Affidavit by Jack E. Dougherty #1]

Description: Handwritten affidavit by Jack E. Dougherty. Dougherty states that he has worked at the Texas School Book Depository since 1952. On the day that the president was assassinated, Dougherty worked on the sixth floor until noon, at which point he went downstairs to eat lunch. He heard shots from the fifth floor which sounded like they were coming from inside the building. He saw Lee Harvey Oswald on the sixth floor before he ate lunch, but not afterward.
Date: 1963-11~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document

[Affidavit by Seymour Weitzman]

Description: Handwritten statement by Buell Wesley Frazier, age 19, who worked at the Texas School Book Depository. Frazier writes that Lee Harvey Oswald worked at the Texas School Book Depository, as did he. Frazier was in the habit of driving Oswald home with him on weekends, and noted that Oswald's wife lived with Ruth Paine. On the week that the president was shot, Oswald asked to go home with him on a Thursday evening, claiming that he needed to put up curtain rods. On Friday morning, Frazier noticed that Oswald put a long package in the back of his car. When asked what the package was, Oswald answered: "Curtains." Frazier did not see Lee Harvey Oswald after 11 am that day.
Date: 1963-11~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text

[Cash Receipts, Photograph #1]

Description: Evidence photograph of documents found in Oswald's home. The documents are from the Department of State and titled "Record of Fees."
Date: November 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph

[Cash Receipts, Photograph #2]

Description: Evidence photograph of documents found in Oswald's home. The documents are from the Department of State and titled "Record of Fees."
Date: November 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph

[Clippings, Photograph #1]

Description: Evidence photograph of documents found in Oswald's home. The documents regard baby care.
Date: November 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph

[Clippings, Photograph #2]

Description: Evidence photograph of documents found in Oswald's home. The documents regard baby care.
Date: November 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph