127273page 74 of 767576 BackCourtroom sketch of Lyndal Shaneyfelt testifying during the Clay Shaw trialObject Number: 2004.037.0119Category: ArtArtist: Charles Edgerton KavenaghOriginal owner: Lyndal L. ShaneyfeltType of Object: Courtroom sketchDate: 02/14/1969Credit Line: Lyndal L. Shaneyfelt Collection/The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey PlazaDimensions: 12 x 17 3/4 in. (30.5 x 45.1 cm)Medium: PaperDescriptionCourtroom sketch of Lyndal Shaneyfelt testifying during the Clay Shaw trial. In the drawing, Shaneyfelt is talking into a microphone he is holding in his right hand, while he gestures to a large scale map of Dealey Plaza with his left hand. Shaw, wearing a blue suit, sits nearby. The artist was Charles Edgerton Kavenagh, who had recently joined ABC News from the New York Herald Tribune.The bottom of the sketch is signed:"C. KavenaghABC News - WashingtonClay Shaw Trial 2/14/69 New Orleans"Curator's NotesBecause cameras were not allowed in the courtroom during the Shaw trial, TV news employed sketch artists to create color drawings of the proceedings for their evening newscast. - Gary Mack, CuratorTags ABC Assassination Clay Shaw Trial Dealey Plaza Investigations Kavenagh, Charles Edgerton Shaneyfelt, Lyndal Shaw, Clay Sketches Trials All requests for permission to reproduce, publish or broadcast materials in this collection must be submitted to the Museum's registrar, using the Rights & Reproductions Request Form. Inquiries may be sent to email@example.com.