Dealey Plaza, From Above — 1960s

by Paula Bosse

dealey-plaza-aerial_c1966_baylorPhoto by David Lifton (Baylor University)

by Paula Bosse

Photo showing a mid-to-late-’60s Dealey Plaza and downtown Dallas, with the block just east of the Old Red Courthouse cleared for the eventual construction of the John F. Kennedy Memorial.

And today

dealey-plaza_google-earthGoogle Earth

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Photo is by David Lifton, from the collection of Penn Jones, W. R. Poage Legislative Library, Baylor University, Waco, TX; it is accessible here. Lifton is an assassinationologist best known for his 1981 book Best Evidence: Disguise and Deception in the Assassination of John F. Kennedy.

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Copyright © 2015 Paula Bosse. All Rights Reserved.

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