SPECIAL OPENING: Texas Investigates: The Assassination of President John F. Kennedy...

Opening October 22 in the lobby of the Lorenzo de Zavala State Library and Archives Building, Texas Investigates: The Assassination of President John F. Kennedy and Wounding of Governor John B. Connally revisits the unforgettable events in Dallas, November 22-24, 1963. It focuses on materials in the State Archives’ custody that the Texas Attorney General and Department of Public Safety gathered and created during their investigations of the JFK assassination. The materials include newspaper clippings, magazine articles, photos, itineraries, reports, and other documents. The exhibit’s centerpiece is the suit of clothing worn by Governor Connally when he was wounded riding in the presidential vehicle. From October 22, 2013 to February 14, 2014 the public may view this exhibit in person, for free, at any time during the lobby’s operating hours, Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Special exhibit hours during the Texas Book Festival are scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, October 26, 2013.

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October 26, 2013 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
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