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[Affidavit by Virginia Davis #2]

Description: Photocopy of an affidavit given by Mrs. Virginia Davis. Davis states that her sister-in-law, Jeanette Davis, and herself were lying down in their apartments when they heard shots. A woman yelled: "He's dead, he's dead, he's shot!" They saw an officer on the ground outside. Jeanette Davis called the police. A boy was seen running across their lawn, where they later found shells. Davis identified him as the #2 man in a lineup.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Lizzie Crossen

Description: Photograph of Lizzie Crosson at age 80, in August 1924, seated out of doors near a picket fence under a tree. She wears a long dress and has her hair pulled up. This photo was included in a research paper by Marion Quick for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1967.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Mamie Crosson

Description: Photograph made in 1898 in El Paso of Mamie Crosson wearing a fancy hat with flowers on it. She also wears glasses. This photo was included in a research paper by Marion Quick for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1967.
Date: 1898
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Lizzie Crosson and Lizzie Davis in Marfa, Texas 1912

Description: Photograph of Lizzie Crosson(L) and Lizzie Davis(R) in front of the Crosson home in Marfa, Texas in 1912. This photo was included in a research paper by Marion Quick for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1967.
Date: 1912
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Lizzie Healy Crosson

Description: Photograph made in new Orleans of Lizzie Healy Crosson in 1894. This photo was included in a research paper by Marion Quick for an American History class at Marfa High School in 1967.
Date: 1894
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Affidavit by Virginia Davis #1]

Description: Handwritten affidavit by Mrs. Virginia Davis. Davis states that she and her sister-in-law, Jeanette Davis, were lying down in their apartments when they heard shots. A woman yelled: "He's dead, he's dead, he's shot!" They saw an officer on the ground outside. Jeanette Davis called the police. A boy was seen running across their lawn, where they later found shells. Davis identified him as the #2 man in a lineup.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Affidavit In Any Fact by Virginia Davis]

Description: Affidavit In Any Fact by Virginia Davis regarding the murder of Officer J. D. Tippit. Davis states that she was with her sister-in-law Barbara Jeanette Davis at the time and heard gunshots while inside her apartment. She went outside to see a man unloading his gun in her yard. Police Officer J. D. Tippit had been shot and was lying in the street. Davis found an empty shell in her yard, and later identified the man she saw in her yard in a police lineup.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Rattan, Mary
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Aerial View of Zilker Park]

Description: Photograph of an aerial view of Zilker Park looking north. Shows the area of Barton Springs with Lady Bird Lake in the background
Date: unknown
Creator: Southwestern Aerial Survey
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library