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[Malcom Kilduff at press conference]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald photographer. This image shows White House Assistant Press Secretary Malcolm Kilduff making the official announcement to reporters that President Kennedy had died. The press conference was held in a nurses' clasroom at Parkland Hospital at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, November 22, 1963. The photographer in front whose face is hidden by his camera is WBAP-TV's Bob Welch; his camera made the only known sound film recording of Kilduff's statement.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph

[President and Mrs. Kennedy at Love Field]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. This image shows President and Mrs. Kennedy greeting the crowd at Love Field on the morning of November 22, 1963. Secret Service agent Clint Hill is behind Mrs. Kennedy wearing sunglasses.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph

[The Kennedys greeting the crowd at Love Field]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. This image shows President and Mrs. Kennedy greeting the crowd at Love Field on the morning of November 22, 1963.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph

[The Kennedys greeting the crowd at Love Field]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. This image shows President Kennedy greeting the crowd at Love Field on the morning of November 22, 1963. Mrs. Kennedy, wearing a pillbox hat, is in the immediate foreground.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph

[President and Mrs. Kennedy greeting crowds at Love Field]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative by a Dallas Times Herald photographer. This image shows the Kennedys, surrounded by Secret Service agents, shaking hands with the waiting crowd behind a chain link fence at Love Field.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph

[Journal of J. Waymon Rose, juror during Jack Ruby's murder trial]

Description: Mohawk theme book used as a journal by Ruby trial juror, J. Waymon Rose. A salesman for a Dallas furniture manufacturer, Rose was selected as the tenth juror in the 1964 trial of Jack Ruby for the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald. At his wife's suggestion, Mr. Rose kept a detailed journal of his experiences during the course of the trial, detailing the living conditions and limited activities of himself and his fellow jurors as well as his personal thoughts on Jack Ruby, his attorneys and the trial as a whole. The journal contains 50 handwritten pages within a spiral-bound notebook of 76 pages.
Date: February 28, 1964
Creator: Rose, J. Waymon
Item Type: Text

[Journal of Ann Rose, wife of a Jack Ruby trial juror]

Description: Stenographic notebook used by Ann Rose to record her personal experiences while her husband, Waymon Rose, served on the jury during Jack Ruby's murder trial. Nine pages of the notebook's paper have been used, on the front only; a tenth page of similar size has been added. Almost all of the text is written in pencil. Jury selection for the Ruby trial began in early 1964. The trial ended on March 14, 1964 when Jack Ruby was found guilty of murder with malice. In addition to this journal, Ann Rose kept scrapbooks on the subject of President Kennedy's assassination and its aftermath for more than 30 years.
Date: 1964-02-29/1964-03-14
Creator: Rose, Ann
Item Type: Text

[Max Causey's journal of his experiences on the Ruby trial jury]

Description: Spiral bound notebook containing a handwritten journal titled "Trial of a Juror" by Max Causey, who served as the foreman of the jury for the Jack Ruby trial. The notebook contains 54 pages. Jury selection for the Ruby trial began in early 1964. The trial itself started on March 4th and Max Causey was the first juror selected. Causey was elected foreman by his peers on March 14th as they began their deliberations. The trial ended on March 14, 1964 when the jury found Jack Ruby guilty of murder with malice.
Date: 1964-02-20/1964-03
Creator: Causey, Max
Item Type: Text

[Journal of Allen McCoy, juror during Jack Ruby trial]

Description: Handwritten notes of Jack Ruby trial juror Allen McCoy. These notes detail McCoy's experience being selected to serve on the jury but do not cover the trial itself. There are 18 pages of handwritten notes. The writing is on both the front and back of the pages and each page is numbered (1 - 36). Jury selection for the Ruby trial began in early 1964. McCoy's notes describe how he was summoned for jury duty in February and how he knew in his heart that he would be selected to serve on the jury for Jack Ruby's trial. McCoy ran out of paper before the trial began. The trial ended on March 14, 1964 when the jury found Jack Ruby guilty of murder with malice.
Date: 1964-02-08/1964-03
Creator: McCoy, Allen
Item Type: Text

[A fifth floor 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 a fifth floor window of the Texas School Book Depository. One side is open.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Police officers in the intersection of Elm and Houston streets]

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 officers in the intersection of Houston and Elm streets. The Dal-Tex Building at 501 Elm Street is in the background.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Police officer outside 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 a Dallas Police officer holding a shotgun, standing amongst parked cars on the north side of the Texas School Book Depository.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph

[Police Officers outside 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 officers outside the entrance to the Texas School Book Depository.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph
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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
Item Type: Photograph

[Dallas Police officers exiting the Texas School Book Depository]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows Captain J.W. "Will" Fritz and Elmer Boyd, both of the Dallas Police Department, exiting the Texas School Book Depository on November 22, 1963. Elmer Boyd carries a rifle in his right hand.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph
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[Employees exiting the Texas School Book Depository]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows unidentified employees of the Texas School Book Depository exiting the building after the assassination.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph

[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
Item Type: Photograph

[Witness Larry Florer in police custody]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows Dallas citizen Larry Florer in custody at the Dallas County Sheriff's Department on November 22, 1963.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph