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Image of police chief Jesse Curry announcing Oswald's death

Object Number: 1994.003.0035.0002
Category: Photographs
Type of Object: Negative (b&w)
Dimensions: 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (5.7 x 5.7 cm)
Medium: Film
Description
Original black and white negative by a Dallas Morning News photographer. This image shows Dallas police chief Jesse Curry announcing the death of suspect Lee Harvey Oswald.

Captain Glen King (left, arms folded) coordinated public relations for the Dallas Police Department.
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