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[Sarah T. Hughes and other Texas judges with John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson]

Description: Photograph of Sarah T. Hughes and other United States District Court judges from Texas, with President John F. Kennedy and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson in the Oval Office of the White House, Washington, D.C. Pictured from left to right: Judge James L. Noel, Jr.; Senator Ralph W. Yarborough (Texas); President Kennedy; Judge Sarah T. Hughes; Edmund O. Noel (in front), son of Judge Noel; Vice President Johnson; Judge Adrian A. Spears; Judge Leo Brewster. This particular photographic print was presented to Judge Sarah T. Hughes by Kennedy's successor, President Lyndon B. Johnson. An inscription at the bottom of the print, handwritten by President Johnson, reads "To Judge Sarah Hughes with affection and high regard. Lyndon B. Johnson." On the back of the photograph, "B5212-1" is handwritten in ink.
Date: March 7, 1962
Creator: Knudsen, Robert L. (Robert LeRoy), 1929-1989
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Sarah T. Hughes to Norma Payne]

Description: Letter from United States District Judge Sarah T. Hughes to Ms. Norma Payne, in response to a previous letter from Ms. Payne regarding bias against women in law school admission and in the legal profession in general. Judge Hughes describes her admission to and graduation from law school. She writes about the discrimination, or lack thereof, that she encountered as a woman in the law profession and in her later legislative and judicial career.
Date: February 23, 1982
Creator: Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Speech by Sarah T. Hughes on being a female lawyer]

Description: Typescript of undated speech by Sarah T. Hughes discussing her experiences and people's expectations of her as a woman in the legal profession while practicing in Dallas. She gives her views on different aspects of the legal profession, including specialization, civil and criminal practice, winning and losing cases, and her enjoyment of appellate work and research in preparing cases on appeal. Before concluding the speech, Ms. Hughes describes her enjoyment of political participation via the legal profession. She also expresses her interest in campaigning for public office and entering politics in the future.
Date: [1928..1930]
Creator: Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

["November 22, 1963" by Sarah T. Hughes, with Lyndon B. Johnson first day of issue cover]

Description: Typescript by United States District Judge Sarah T. Hughes recounting her experiences on November 22, 1963, following President John F. Kennedy's assassination in Dallas. Judge Hughes describes the scene aboard Air Force One at Love Field as she administered the presidential oath of office to Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson. She concludes by expressing her confidence in President Johnson's character and his ability to lead the country in the aftermath of the assassination. In addition to Judge Hughes's narrative, the first page of the typescript serves as a first day of issue cover of a United States postage stamp featuring Lyndon B. Johnson, first authorized for use on August 27, 1973. The postal frank on the first page, below the stamp, reads "AUSTIN, AUG. 27, 1973, TX" and "FIRST DAY OF ISSUE".
Date: August 27, 1973
Creator: Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Jimi Tom Bayless Superintendent of Postal Substation #2]

Description: Photograph of Jimi Tom Bayless, Superintendent of Postal Substation, as he hands a female and male individual a package from behind a service window. The photo was taken in 1957 by photographer D. McCloud.
Date: December 11, 1957
Creator: McCloud, D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Jimi Tom Bayless Superintendent of Postal Substation]

Description: Photograph of Jimi Tom Bayless, Superintendent of Postal Substation, as he hands a female and male individual a package from behind a service window. The photo was taken in 1957 by photographer D. McCloud.
Date: December 11, 1957
Creator: McCloud, D.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Louise Young giving a speech while holding a vigil candle]

Description: Photograph of Louise Young, dressed in a navy trench coat, speaking at a function organized in reaction to a court case challenging Section 21.06 from the Texas Penal Code. She is holding a lit candle in her right hand.
Date: 199u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

My Program Against AIDS

Description: Campaign materials discussing AIDS, including predictions for the spread of the disease, the text of "A Memorial Bill to Stop AIDS," and an article about AIDS research.
Date: February 7, 1987
Creator: Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[J. D. Tippit's Personnel Record]

Description: Personnel record for Officer J. D. Tippit. Records include applications, salary cards, and notices of injuries sustained on duty.
Date: [1952..1963]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Memo by Sam C. Gonzales, September 19, 1984]

Description: Memorandum by Sam C. Gonzales which informs individuals that, as the Identification Division still receives requests for documents relating to the Kennedy assassination, requests should be referred to the National Archives.
Date: September 19, 1984
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report of Documents Sent to Mrs. J. D. Tippit, April 14, 1964 #1]

Description: Report by R. W. Westphal regarding the receipt of letters by Mrs. J. D. Tippit. The attached documents include an advertisement for the Joesten Report and a letter by Maria Luisa Marin. Marin writes that perhaps J. D. Tippit was not an honorable man.
Date: April 14, 1964
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Report
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Carlino Case

Description: Photograph of two people (including Percy Foreman?) sitting in court.
Date: October 26, 1950
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[List of Witnesses #2]

Description: List of witnesses concerning the assassination of President John F. Kennedy by Lee Harvey Oswald, including a summary of the testimony each witness can give.
Date: 1963~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Handwritten Note Suggesting a Cuban Connection]

Description: Handwritten note by an unknown author suggesting a Cuban connection to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald.
Date: February 12, 1964
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report on Officer's duties by F. M. Turner, in regards to the President's murder #2]

Description: Report on Officer's duties by F. M. Turner, in regards to the President's murder. Turner was assigned to the group that met President John F. Kennedy at Love Field Airport and took him to Dallas. After the shooting, Turner followed the motorcade car to Parkland Hospital then reported to the Texas School Book Depository. He took affidavits from witnesses and assisted in the investigation.
Date: unknown
Creator: Turner, F. M.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Empty Folder]

Description: Folder originally used to hold items from Box 11, Folder 11.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Note to Captain]

Description: Note which reads: "Capt. Mr Stuart of the Secret Service, asked that nearest relative not be given to news reporters (the Bro. noted on our card.) jeb."
Date: 1963-11-22~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives