The exhibition commemorates the assassination of President Kennedy in 1963 and features items from the Cabell, Belo, Marcus and personal collections including: correspondence sent to the Mayor of Dallas in the wake of the assassination; the speech President Kennedy was to give at the Trade Mart; newspapers, magazines, and books about the assassination; rare photographs; artifacts including a Bell & Howell movie camera similar to the one that filmed the assassination, and much more.
On display from November 11, 2013 – January 13, 2014
Fondren Library Center Lobby during open hours
- The JFK Assassination: Dallas & SMU
- The First Anniversary of a Tragedy, sermon by Rabbi Levi A. Olan (recorded for radio broadcast in 1964), Bridwell Library Digital Collections