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[Correspondence Between Citizens and the Chief of Police]

Description: Correspondence between the Chief of Police and citizens who are requesting information. Citizens range from students to writers. The Chief of Police states that he is unable to provide further information as a matter of department policy.
Date: 1969
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Correspondence with Emory L. Brown, November 1967]

Description: Correspondence between Emory L. Brown, Jr. and various individuals at the Dallas Police Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the National Archives and Records Service regarding the assassination of President Kennedy. The individuals state that they have nothing to add to the Warren Commission's report.
Date: [1967-11-14..1968-11-25]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Letters Sent to Jack Ruby in County Jail]

Description: Photocopies of letters which were sent to Jack Ruby during his time at County Jail. The letters were written by citizens, many of whom express an interest in his well-being and spirituality.
Date: 1964~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Mr. and Mrs. Wayne R. Adams

Description: A couple identified as Mr. + Mrs. Wayne R. Adams stand on a sidewalk on 65 Keary Street in Newark, New Jersey. Mr. Adams is wearing a military uniform while standing next to Mrs. Adams in a plain dress.
Date: December 21, 1944
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Charles R. Delphenis

[Maiden Run of "Pennsylvania Special"]

Description: Heading out of the old Exchange Place Station in Jersey City, a spindly Atlantic type 4-4-2 locomotive and four de luxe coaches begin the maiden run of the "Pennsylvania Special" in June of 1902. Twenty hours and 912 miles later she will enter Chicago having given birth to a new era in passenger travel. On that same day in June the New York Central Railroad's "Twentieth Century Limited" also went into service. By 1929 all of the Pennsy's Atlantics had given way to the famed K4s Pacifics on first-class passenger runs.
Date: June 1902
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

Plan of the city of Philadelphia and Camden.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Camden, New Jersey streets names, wards, public institutions, centennial exhibitions grounds, railroads, colleges, cemeteries, docks, ferries, bridges, military facilities, and major buildings. Scale [ca. 1:25,000].
Date: 1872
Creator: Mitchell, S. Augustus, Jr. (Samuel Augustus)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Plan of the city of Philadelphia and Camden.

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Camden, New Jersey streets names, wards, public institutions, centennial exhibitions grounds, railroads, colleges, cemeteries, docks, ferries, bridges, military facilities, and major buildings. Scale [ca. 1:25,000].
Date: 1875
Creator: Gamble, W. H. (William H.)
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Sport on the Beach

Description: Color photo postcard picturing 4 men and 4 women on the beach at Atlantic City, New Jersey. They are in their swim suits and posing on the beach. It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Tex. It is postmarked Atlantic City, N.J. on Sept 17, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

United States - East Coast, Delaware - Pennsylvania - New Jersey, Delaware River, Wilmington to Philadelphia.

Description: Map shows navigational channels, anchorage, and underwater hazards; roads, railroads, towns, and bridges. Includes legend, notes, compass roses, and tables for Delaware and Christina River channel depths. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings (in feet), isoline, and tints. Scale [1:40,000].
Date: 1959
Creator: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Portrait of Young Women

Description: Copy negative of a portrait of three young women wearing ruffled dresses and hair up. One is sitting in a chair holding a hat in her lap, one is leaning on the left holding an umbrella and gloves, and one is standing in the back holding a hat. The portrait was taken in Walsh studio at 120 Perry St. in Trenton, New Jersey.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Church Exterior

Description: Copy negative of the First United Methodist Church in Eliza, New Jersey viewed from across a road with other buildings beside it, trees, and cars on the street.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Church Exterior

Description: 1 copy negative of First Presbyterian Church in 1940. There are multiple vehicles in front of the church. There is a large building behind the church.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Letters Sent to Jack Ruby in 1964]

Description: Poor quality photocopies of letters which were sent to Jack Ruby during his time at Dallas County Jail. The letters were written by citizens, many of whom express an interest in his well-being and spirituality.
Date: 1964~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Men on Boardwalk

Description: Copy negative of Walter Jarrett and Herman McDaniel walking on a boardwalk. They both wear suits and similar pin and nametag on their lapel.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Four Men, Two Boys by Helicopter

Description: Copy negative of four men in suits (including Elwin Skiles and Zenon Hansen) standing with two boy scouts next to a helicopter. Some buildings are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[John Todd Willis, Jr. at Fort Dix]

Description: Photograph of John Todd Willis, Jr. standing in the snow at Fort Dix, New Jersey, in his army uniform. Trees and houses are visible behind him.
Date: [1942-12..1943-01]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Tom and Carolyn Scott Wedding Party]

Description: Thomas M. Scott and Carolyn M. Street wedding party, November 3, 1904. Back Row, L to R: Eleanor McGuillard (friend), Jessie McGuire (Albert's wife), Gertrude Briggs (aunt of bride), Josephine Hollingsworth (friend), Sidney Moore (best man); second row: Caroline McGuire (aunt of bride), Thomas Scott (groom), Adelaide Backer (friend); front row: Carolyn S. Scott (bride), Elizabeth McGuire (Albert's child), Albert McGuire (uncle of the bride), Elizabeth deBarger McGuire (grandmother of bride).
Date: November 3, 1904
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Caroline R. Scrivner Richards