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[Dallas Police Sergeant Gerald Hill leaning out of a window of the Texas School Book Depository]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen Friday afternoon after the assassination. This image shows Dallas Police Sergeant Gerald Hill leaning out of a sixth floor window adjacent to the alleged sniper's perch at the Texas School Book Depository.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William

[Camera misfire]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image is a camera misfire which appears to show pavement, the shoes and shadows of one or two people and what may be the photographer's camera strap.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William

[View of Dealey Plaza from the recreated sniper's perch]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows the view looking onto Elm Street and towards the triple underpass from the recreation of the sniper's perch by the Dallas Police on the sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository on November 22, 1963. Police moved the boxes during their search for evidence; this recreation shows the boxes after the police had put them back in what they thought were their original positions.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
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[The recreated sniper's perch at the Texas School Book Depository]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows the recreation of the sniper's perch by the Dallas Police on the sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository on November 22, 1963. Police moved the boxes during their search for evidence; this recreation shows the boxes after the police had put them back in what they thought were their original positions.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William

[The recreated sniper's perch at the Texas School Book Depository]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows the recreation of the sniper's perch by the Dallas Police on the sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository on November 22, 1963. Police moved the boxes during their search for evidence; this recreation shows the boxes after the police had put them back in what they thought were their original positions.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
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[View of Dealey Plaza from the recreated sniper's perch]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows the view looking onto Elm Street and towards the triple underpass from the recreation of the sniper's perch by the Dallas Police on the sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository on November 22, 1963. Police moved the boxes during their search for evidence; this recreation shows the boxes after the police had put them back in what they thought were their original positions.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William

[Camera misfire]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image is a camera misfire which appears to show pavement, the shoes and shadows of one or two people and part of a license plate.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William

[View of Dealey Plaza from the recreated sniper's perch]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows the view looking onto Elm Street and towards the triple underpass from the recreation of the sniper's perch by the Dallas Police on the sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository on November 22, 1963. Police moved the boxes during their search for evidence; this recreation shows the boxes after the police had put them back in what they thought were their original positions.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William

[Camera misfire]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. This image is a camera misfire which shows the upper part of the room in which the Dallas Police department's midnight press showing of suspect Lee Harvey Oswald was taking place. The upper part of the room, a light fixture and several people's hats and heads are visible in the image, which is dark. Photographers would sometimes snap a photo of nothing in particular just to make sure that the film was advancing through the camera properly. It is not known whether this misfire was deliberate or accidental.
Date: November 23, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald

[Reporters in the hallway at Dallas Police Department headquarters]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. This image shows Dallas County Criminal District Attorney Henry Wade and Captain of Homicide and Robbery J.W. 'Will' Fritz (wearing a hat and glasses) surrounded by reporters in the hallway outside the Homicide and Robbery Bureau at the Dallas Police Department headquarters.
Date: November 23, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald

[Cameras in the hallway at Dallas Police Department headquarters]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. In the foreground of this image, reporters' hands hold their cameras and microphones high to capture Dallas Police Captain J.W. 'Will' Fritz (left of center, in the hat) and Dallas County Criminal District Attorney Henry Wade in the hallway outside the Homicide and Robbery Bureau at the Dallas Police Department headquarters.
Date: November 23, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald

[Lee Harvey Oswald during the midnight press showing]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by an unidentified Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. The image shows Lee Harvey Oswald, surrounded by police detectives, during the midnight press showing at the Dallas Police Department headquarters. A KRLD-TV camera can be seen in the background. A bright light from the photographer's vicinity provides stark illumination in this image.
Date: November 23, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald