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[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

[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

[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

[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
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

[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
Item Type: Photograph