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[Dallas City Hall Building Contract]

Description: Legal contract describing work by an architectural company (C. D. Hill and Company) to furnish plans to the city of Dallas for a municipal building, to be located on Main Street between Harwood and Commerce streets, and to serve as the Dallas City Hall.
Date: January 22, 1913
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Dallas City Charter, 1871]

Description: Original text of the charter to incorporate Dallas as a city of Texas, located in Dallas County. The document has 40 sections outlining the various aspects of governance and the city's relationship to the government of Texas. It was filed April 20, 1871 and officially signed and sealed by the Secretary of State on May 9.
Date: 1871
Creator: Dallas (Tex.)
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report concerning an interview with David Timmons of WBAP-TV]

Description: Report to Chief J. E. Curry by C. C. Wallace concerning an interview with David Timmons of the camera crew for WBAP-TV. The interview was regarding activity in the basement of City Hall prior to the shooting of Lee Harvey Oswald.
Date: December 18, 1963
Creator: Wallace, C. C.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report by J. R. Leavelle, February 17, 1964]

Description: Report by J. R. Leavelle concerning a statement from Mr. V. C. Campbell, the vice president of the Texas School Book Depository. Campbell states that he was watching the parade from Elm Street when he heard gunshots. After returning to the Depository, an F. B. I. agent asked him to evacuate all employees from the building.
Date: February 17, 1964
Creator: Leavelle, J. R.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report regarding the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald]

Description: Report to Chief J. E. Curry by H. L. Dawson regarding his assignments and the murder of Lee Harvey Oswald. Dawson states that he was assigned to the basement of the City Hall. After the shooting he was directed to check the credentials of everyone who entered or exited the basement.
Date: November 27, 1963
Creator: Dawson, H. L.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives

[Report concerning an interview with R. L. Lowery]

Description: Report to Chief J. E. Curry by P. G. McCaghren concerning an interview with R. L. Lowery. McCaghren states that Lowery's interview was essentially the same as his original report, but he added details regarding the shooting of Lee Harvey Oswald. Lowery also stated that he had been interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation about the incident.
Date: December 1, 1963
Creator: McCaghren, P. G.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives