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[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

[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

[Report on Officer's Duties by C. N. Dhority]

Description: Report on Officer's Duties by C. N. Dhority in regards to the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald. Dhority describes his duties on the morning of the shooting, and states the he was backing up Captain Fritz's police car to the basement ramp for the transfer of Oswald. He was watching Oswald walk to the car with other officers when he saw a man move across the right side of the car and shoot him. He states that he rode in the ambulance with Oswald to Parkland Hospital and stayed there until he was pronounced dead.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dhority, C. N.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report concerning an interview with Reserve Officer Lieutenant Barnie Merrell]

Description: Handwritten report to Chief J. E. Curry by F. I. Cornwall concerning an interview with Reserve Officer Lieutenant Barnie Merrell. Cornwall states that Merrell was interviewed as to any additional information about the shooting of Lee Harvey Oswald that he had not included in his original report. Merrell stated that he did not have anything of significance to add.
Date: November 30, 1963
Creator: Cornwall, F. I.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report from T. A. Hutson to Chief J. E. Curry, concerning the arrest of Lee Harvey Oswald #1]

Description: Report written by T. A. Hutson to Chief J. E. Curry concerning the arrest of Lee Harvey Oswald. Hutson states that he was searching for the suspect who shot Officer J. D. Tippit when he proceeded to the Texas Theater. He describes locating Oswald in the theater and apprehending him from behind.
Date: December 3, 1963
Creator: Hutson, T. A.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report concerning an interview with C. Goolsby]

Description: Report to Chief J. E. Curry by C. C. Wallace concerning an interview with C. Goolsby. Wallace states that Goolsby was interviewed for any information not included in his original report. Goolsby added that he did not know Jack Ruby and did not know how he got into the basement of City Hall.
Date: November 30, 1963
Creator: Wallace, C. C.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report to Chief J. E. Curry by C. C. Wallace, concerning an interview with Warren Rickey #2]

Description: Report to Chief J. E. Curry by C. C. Wallace concerning an interview with Warren Rickey, camera crewman for WBAP-TV, and his identification of Jack Ruby outside City Hall prior to the shooting of Lee Harvey Oswald. Wallace states that Mr. Rickey saw Ruby walking back and forth on the sidewalk in front of City Hall.
Date: December 18, 1963
Creator: Wallace, C. C.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report concerning the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald]

Description: Report to Chief J. E. Curry by Billy J. Maxey concerning the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald. Maxey describes his assignments on the morning of the shooting. He states that he did not know Jack Ruby nor did he see him enter the City Hall.
Date: November 26, 1963
Creator: Maxey, Billy J.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report concerning the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald]

Description: Report to Chief J. E. Curry by Barnie Merrell concerning his assignment and the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald. Merrell provides a statement of facts relating his activity as a Reserve Officer on November 24, 1963. He also states that he did not know Jack Ruby.
Date: November 26, 1963
Creator: Merrell, Barnie
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report from W. F. Dyson to Chief J. E. Curry, November 25, 1963]

Description: Report from W. F. Dyson to Chief J. E. Curry, concerning statements made by Jack Ruby to Assistant District Attorney Ben Ellis on November 21, 1963. Dyson states that Ruby was passing out advertisement cards on the sixth floor of the Records Building when he made a comment to Mr. Ellis.
Date: November 25, 1963
Creator: Dyson, W. F.
Item Type: Report
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report concerning an interview with I. R. Stephens]

Description: Report to Chief J. E. Curry by C. C. Wallace concerning an interview with I. R. Stephens. Wallace states that Stephens was interviewed concerning additional information not included in his original report.
Date: December 3, 1963
Creator: Wallace, C. C.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report from George Butler to Chief J. E. Curry, December 23, 1963]

Description: Report from George Butler to Chief J. E. Curry regarding a supplement to his initial report of activities at the time Lee Harvey Oswald was shot in the basement of City Hall. Butler adds a piece of information about searching an armored car parked at the basement ramp.
Date: December 23, 1963
Creator: Butler, George
Item Type: Report
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report to Chief J. E. Curry by William B. Frazier #3]

Description: Report from Captain William B. Frazier to Chief J. E Curry, concerning information from the Federal Bureau of Investigation about an anonymous call threatening Lee Harvey Oswald.
Date: December 6, 1963
Creator: Frazier, William B.
Item Type: Report
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report from Gerald L. Hill to Chief J. E. Curry, concerning the arrest of Lee Harvey Oswald #1]

Description: Report written by Gerald L. Hill to Chief J. E. Curry concerning the arrest of Lee Harvey Oswald. Hill describes going to the Texas Theater in search of the suspect who shot Officer J. D. Tippit. Once inside he requested the manager to turn on all the lights. He saw several officers struggling to restrain Lee Harvey Oswald and he joined them and assisted in handcuffing him.
Date: December 5, 1963
Creator: Hill, Gerald L.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report concerning an interview with B. L. Beaty]

Description: Report to Chief J. E. Curry by Jack Revill concerning an interview with B. L. Beaty. Revill states that Beaty was interviewed about information that was not covered in his original report.
Date: November 27, 1963
Creator: Revill, Jack R.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report on Officer's Duties by L. C. Graves #1]

Description: Report by L. C. Graves on his actions following the murder of President Kennedy. Graves was called to duty on November 22nd, 1963 and interviewed Helen Markham regarding the facts of the shooting. She gave an affidavit. An affidavit was also given by Mrs. Mary E. Bledsoe.
Date: 1963-11~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report to Chief J. E. Curry by William B. Frazier #6]

Description: Report from Captain William B. Frazier to Chief J. E Curry, concerning information from the Federal Bureau of Investigation about an anonymous call threatening Lee Harvey Oswald.
Date: December 6, 1963
Creator: Frazier, William B.
Item Type: Report
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report concerning an interview with Jerome Kasten]

Description: Report to Chief J. E. Curry by F. I. Cornwall concerning an interview with Reserve Officer Jerome Kasten. Cornwall states that Kasten was interviewed as to any information about the shooting of Lee Harvey Oswald which was not covered in his original report. Kasten stated that he had nothing of significance to add, and that he had not been contacted by a federal agency at that time.
Date: November 30, 1963
Creator: Cornwall, F. I.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives