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Image of empty limousines outside Parkland Hospital

Object Number: 1994.003.0011.0001
Category: Photographs
Type of Object: Negative (b&w)
Dimensions: 1 x 1 1/2 in. (2.5 x 3.8 cm)
Medium: Film
Description
Original black and white 35mm negative by a Dallas Morning News photographer. The image shows the Kennedys' empty limousine outside Parkland Hospital after the shooting. A Secret Service car is in the foreground.
Curator's Notes

The small, white spot to the left of the rear view mirror is windshield damage caused by a fragment of the bullet that struck Kennedy in the head.  This is the only known photograph showing the condition of the limousine's window while it was still in Dallas. - Gary Mack, Curator

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