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[Clothing of Lee Harvey Oswald #1]

Description: Photograph of personal items which belonged to Lee Harvey Oswald. These items were collected under a search warrant authorizing the examination of 1026 North Beckley in Dallas, Texas on November 23rd, 1963. Clothing, shoes, toiletries, flashcards, and books are laid out on the floor to be photographed.
Date: 1963-11~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Safeway Grocery Store #2

Description: Photograph of food and goods aisles in a Safeway grocery store located at Willis and Ambler in Abilene, Texas. The goods aisles include shirts, blouses, hosiery and underwear. Signs on the wall in the background say, "Household Needs, Electrical Goods, Health and Beauty."
Date: 1966
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Safeway Grocery Store #1

Description: Photograph of food and goods aisles in a Safeway grocery store located at Willis and Ambler in Abilene, Texas. The goods aisles include shirts, blouses, hosiery and underwear. Signs on the wall in the background say, "Household Needs, Electrical Goods, Health and Beauty."
Date: 1966
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Fashion Show

Description: Copy photograph of two images of a fashion show at the Abilene Civic Center during the Abilene Centennial celebration. In the left image, a group of people in frontier-style clothing walk down the front steps of the Abilene Civic Center. A group of people watches. In the right image, two children in Native American costume walk across the front of the Abilene Civic Center. A woman stands in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Birthday Cake; Fashion Show

Description: Copy photograph of two images taken during the Abilene Centennial Celebration. In the left image, a large birthday cake for the city of Abilene sits on a table. The cake says, "Happy Birthday Abilene 1881 1981." In the right image, a woman wearing a frontier-style dress walks in front of the Abilene Civic Center. A group of people watches.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

School Project Displays

Description: Copy photograph of two images of student projects on display at the Abilene Civic Center. The left image shows the project of a Cooper High School student, "Abilene Homes, Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow." The display is an interior with a table and two chairs, a stove, a wooden cabinet, and a wagon wheel. There are photographs on the wall. The right images shows the project of a Lincoln Jr. High School student, "Home Cares of Yesteryear." The display consists of a bookshelf and table with photographs and clothing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Clothing of Lee Harvey Oswald #2]

Description: Photograph of personal items which belonged to Lee Harvey Oswald. These items were collected under a search warrant authorizing the examination of 1026 North Beckley in Dallas, Texas on November 23rd, 1963. Clothing, shoes, toiletries, flashcards, and books are laid out on the floor to be photographed.
Date: 1963-11~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Property Clerk's Receipt of Grey Suit Coat]

Description: Receipt by property clerk M. R. Bullard regarding a grey suit coat received from F. M. Turner. The suit coat was found by Kames Clark Larue.
Date: November 30, 1963
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Various Documents Regarding Transfer of Lee Harvey Oswald's Clothing]

Description: Letters, reports, and receipts regarding the transfer of Lee Harvey Oswald's clothing to the National Archives. Clothing items include a sweater, undershirt, shirt, trousers, socks, and shoes.
Date: [1963-11-24..1967-01-27]
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Dept.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

Four Men Dressed as Women

Description: Copy negative of three unknown men and Wally Akin dressed in women's clothing. The men are sitting in a line on a window ledge of a brick building. They are wearing women's skirts with socks, dress shoes, suit jackets, vests, ties, and hats. Handwritten notes are around the image.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Portrait of Mother with Five Children

Description: Copy negative of a mother, Harriet Cumi Black Mayes, with her five children, names unknown. Harriet stands in the back and the three boys and two girls sit in wicker chairs. An animal fur drapes down to the floor. The girls have curls in their har and are wearing light colored dresses and the boys are wearing collared shirts under their jacket and shorts with leggings underneath.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Pettiskirt

Description: Petticoat made from two pieces of wool sewn together; one edge unfinished; other edge has scalloped crocheted trim; donor called it a "pettiskirt"
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Paisley shawl

Description: Fringed paisley shawl; central black star design with rays radiating out from it
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Petticoat

Description: Wool half petticoat with crocheted scalloped trim; waistband of cotton has 3 button holes but no buttons
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Air Plane Wrecked At Marfa Texas]

Description: Photograph of a plane wreck in Marfa, Texas in June 1919. The plane has crashed into a small pond. Two men can be seen standing in the background. In the foreground is clothing, including a hat, that belonged to children killed when the plane hit the pond. A handwritten note on the photograph says, "Air plane wrecked at Marfa Tex June 26th 1919."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Marfa Public Library

[Goldfine's Store]

Description: Photograph of the interior of Goldfine's Department Store. The shoe department is to the left and men's clothing is to the right.
Date: 1950~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Receipt Roll No. 1, June 1865]

Description: Receipt Roll No. 1 of clothing distributed to non-commissioned officers, artificers, musicians, and privates of Company F, 1st New York Cavalry. The list includes the names of the men and what type of clothing they received.
Date: June 1865
Creator: Redway, Hamilton K.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, September 4, 1863]

Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara telling her that Mr. J. H. Hodges would be returning home to collect clothing for his company. He gives updates on the war; his health; and the health of his fellow soldiers.
Date: September 4, 1863
Creator: Fentress, David
Item Type: Letter
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections