Fort Worth Museum of Science and History

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Institution:
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
The William Green Memorial Library

Location:
Fort Worth

Description and Relevance of Holding:
The Jim Fuller Collection of President John F. Kennedy consists mainly of material collected during President Kennedy’s visit to Fort Worth, Texas and assassination related material. The types of documents included are ephemera, invitations, newspapers, magazines, and correspondence. Also included is the book “Four Days; the historical record of the death of President Kennedy.” Later material concerns the donation of these materials to the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston, MA.

The Paul Dixon Photograph Collection of President John F. Kennedy is made up entirely of photographs taken during the visit of President John F. Kennedy to Fort Worth. There are photographs both from the night of the arrival and the events the next morning. All but one photograph is printed on very heavy cardstock. All the photographs measure 11” by 14”.

Access to Holdings:
The collections are open to researchers upon request.

Contact:
Archives
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
1600 Gendy St.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
817.255.9305
archives@fwmsh.org