University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Kubicek Collection on the Assassination of John F. Kennedy, 1963-1990



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Kubicek, Earl C.
Title: Kubicek Collection on the Assassination of John F. Kennedy
Dates: 1963-1990
Abstract: The Kubicek Collection on the Assassination of John F. Kennedy, 1963-1990, includes books, magazines, news clippings, pamphlets, government reports, typescripts of transcribed radio interviews, and scrapbooks concerning the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
Accession No.: 83-348; 90-214; 98-232
Extent: 13 ft.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Earl C. Kubicek is a private collector from Santa Fe, New Mexico.


Scope and Contents

The Kubicek Collection on the Assassination of John F. Kennedy, 1963-1990, includes books, magazines, news clippings, pamphlets, government reports, typescripts of transcribed radio interviews, and scrapbooks concerning the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Contained within the collection are a pamphlet entitled John F. Kennedy From Childhood to Martyrdom, 1963; Newsweek magazines from December 2 and 9, 1963; a Time magazine from November 29, 1963; and Life magazines from November 29 and December 6, 1963, and February 21, 1964. Also included is a transcript of a radio interview from the Kevin McCarthy show on KLIF Radio, Dallas, Texas, May 1990, with guests Gary Shaw and Joe West. Furthermore, the collection contains scrapbooks related to the Garrison investigation, the Warren Commission, William Manchester, Lee Harvey Oswald, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, and Dr. Milton Helpern.

Archivist’s note: A more detailed paper inventory can be found in the Reference cabinets.


Restrictions

Use Restrictions

The collection is open for research.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Kubicek, Earl C.--Archives.
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 --Assassination--Archives.
Oswald, Lee Harvey.
McCarthy, Kevin.
Shaw, Gary.
West, Joe.
Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994.
Manchester, William, 1922-2004.
Helpern, Milton, 1902-1977.
Subjects (Organizations)
Newsweek.
Time.
Life.
Subjects
Presidents--Assassination--United States.
Places
Dallas (Tex.).

Separated Material

Some material has been separated to the Newspaper Collection.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Kubicek Collection on the Assassination of John F. Kennedy, 1963-1990, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Kate Adams, September 1984. Subsequent revisions were made by Stephen Stappenbeck, July 1998.

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2.325/C25 Scrapbooks
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4Ae118-4Ae136 Printed material