Peoples Temple Collection; Box 10, Virtual item 5, Q223 Part 1, Jones Speaking
- Peoples Temple (Organization)
In connection with the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s investigation into the assassination of U.S. Congressman LEO J. RYAN at Port Kaituma, Guyana, South America, on November 18, 1978, a tape recording was obtained. This tape recording was located in Jonestown, Guyana, South America, and was turned over to U.S. Officials in Guyana and subsequently transported to the United States. On May 28, 1979, Special Agent (name deleted) reviewed the tape numbered 1B70-9. This tape was found to contain the following: News and commentary; a reading of current events by JIM JONES. JONES also stated that important visitors were expected and everyone would have to work very hard to clean up the area. 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