Peoples Temple Collection; Box 6, Virtual Item 29 - Q25 - Radio Transmissions
- Peoples Temple (Organization)
In connection with the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s investigation into the assassination of the United States Congressman LEO J. RYAN at Port Kaituma, Guyana, South America, on November 18, 1978, a tape recording was obtained. This tape recording of radio transmissions on amateur radio frequencies was furnished to the FBI by (name deleted). (A marginal note indicates the words were deleted under Freedom of Information Act exemption b7d, "investigatory records compiled for law enforcement purposes … [and which] disclose the identity of a confidential source…") On March 28, 1979, Special Agent (name deleted) reviewed the tape numbered 1B46-29. This tape was found to contain the following: Several references are made to Baker (not further identified) who is messing around in diplomatic circles. One unidentified female participant in these conversations indicates that relatives are going to tell how beautiful it is in order to counter statements by Baker. There is no summary or transcript of this recording, but a full index is available on the Alternative Considerations of Jonestown website.
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Physical Description Note
Original audio cassette tape recording digitized and made available as .mp3 audio file.
Publisher: The Jonestown Institute