The 7th Annual Legacies Dallas History Conference will explore topics related to crime and law enformcement in Dallas. Papers to be presented will cover the John F. Kennedy assassination, Bonnie Parker and Blanche Barrow, prison breaks, prositution, and President Taft's 1909 visit to Dallas. The conference is sponsored by the Dallas County Historical Commission, Dallas County Pioneer Association, Dallas Heritage Village, Dallas Historical Society, DeGolyer Library (Southern Methodist University), Old Red Museum of Dallas History & Culture, Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, Texas/Dallas History & Archives Division of the Dallas Public Library, Texas State Historical Association, and the William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies, Southern Methodist University. Patrons ($100) will receive an invitation to a reception on the 5th floor of the Old Municipal Building, which houses the Lee Harvey Oswald jail cell.
Date: Saturday, January 28, 2006
8:15 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Place: Jack Evans Police Headquarters
1400 S. Lamar St
Dallas, TX 75215
Cost: $25.00 (includes morning refreshments)
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