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JFK assassination: Then and now

These images show what has changed and what has remained the same at key vantage points before and after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas, Texas, on Nov. 22, 1963. 

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This Nov. 5, 2013 photo shows an image taken by Dallas Morning News photographer Tom Dillard on Nov. 22, 1963, of spectators lying on the ground in Dealey Plaza as a motorcycle police officer drives by immediately after the shooting of U.S. President John F. Kennedy, juxtaposed outside of the current day Elm Street, in Dallas. (AP/Houston Chronicle, Cody Duty)

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This Sept. 9, 2013 photo shows an image provided by the City of Dallas Archive taken Nov. 22, 1963, of a Dallas police officer pointing to the seat at the Texas Theatre where Lee Harvey Oswald was sitting when police entered to arrest him, juxtaposed against the current scene in Dallas. (AP/Houston Chronicle, Cody Duty)

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This Sept. 10, 2013 photo shows an image taken by Bob Jackson of the Dallas Times Herald on Nov. 24, 1963, of Lee Harvey Oswald, assassin of U.S. President John F. Kennedy, reacting as Dallas night club owner Jack Ruby, foreground, shoots at him from point blank range in a corridor of Dallas Police Headquarters, juxtaposed with the current scene at the Dallas Police Headquarters, in Dallas. (AP/Houston Chronicle, Cody Duty)

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This Nov. 7, 2013 photo shows an image taken on Nov. 21, 1963, of people lining Travis Street near Texas Avenue to see President John F. Kennedy's motorcade during a visit to the city, juxtaposed against the current scene in Houston. Kennedy was assassinated the following day. (AP/Houston Chronicle, Cody Duty)

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This Oct. 22, 2013 photo shows an image taken by Alexander Arroyos on Nov. 21, 1963, of U.S. President John F. Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy in the Grand Ballroom at the Rice Hotel, juxtaposed against the current parking garage at the Rice Hotel, in Houston. Kennedy was assassinated the following day. The Grand Ballroom no longer exists after the hotel was remodeled making it into a parking garage. (AP/Houston Chronicle, Cody Duty)

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This Sept. 10, 2013 photo shows an Associated Press image taken Nov. 22, 1963, of Jackie Kennedy and Secret Service agent Clint Hill climbing on the back of the limousine after U.S. President John F. Kennedy was shot, juxtaposed with the current scene in Dallas. (AP/Houston Chronicle, Cody Duty)

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This Oct. 30, 2013 photo shows an image taken Nov. 21, 1963, of U.S. President John F. Kennedy shaking hands with 22 prominent Houstonians after he and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy arrived at Houston International Airport, juxtaposed against the current William P. Hobby Airport in Houston. Kennedy was assassinated the following day. The airport's name was changed to William P. Hobby Airport in 1967 in honor of the Texas governor, and the current-day terminal was finished in 2003. The original location where Air Force One was parked in the original photo is no longer an open area; it is now a parking toll plaza. (AP/Houston Chronicle, Cody Duty)

JFK assassination: Then and now

These images show what has changed and what has remained the same at key vantage points before and after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas, Texas, on Nov. 22, 1963. 

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