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Photograph of the lobby of the Texas Theatre

Object Number: 2002.002.0091
Category: Photographs
Photographer: W. E. "Pete" Barnes
Type of Object: Photograph (b&w)
Dimensions: 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
Medium: Paper
Description
Black and white photographic print taken by the Dallas police department on November 22, 1963, of the interior of the Texas Theatre where suspect Lee Harvey Oswald was arrested.

R. W. "Rusty" Livingston, an employee of the police crime lab, developed many of the images taken by Dallas Police. This collection of prints is a first-generation set of copies he kept for himself.
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