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Richard A. Marquise Collection

An inventory of his materials in the Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives at Syracuse University

Summary

Creator: Marquise, Richard A.
Title: Richard A. Marquise Collection
Dates: 2004-2010
Size: 4 boxes (1.25 linear feet)
Abstract: The Richard A. Marquise Collection contains Newspaper Clippings , Photographs, Printed Material and Subject Files. All Photographs have been digitized and are available in the inventory section of this finding aid.
Language: English
Repository: Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Ave., Suite 600
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
http://archives.syr.edu/panam/

Biography

Richard A. Marquise

Richard A. Marquise is an expert in counter terrorism and crisis management. His 31-year career with the FBI included the roll of Special Agent in Charge of the Oklahoma City Division of the FBI 1999-2002, and Chief of the Terrorist Research and Analytical Center (TRAC) at FBI Headquarters in the late 1980s. Mr. Marquise was involved in the investigation of the Pan Am 103 bombing from its inception and led the inquiry through the return of indictments in 1991; he played an active role in the trial. He was given the Attorney General’s Award for Distinguished Service following the resolution of the trial in 2001. Mr. Marquis was a Senior Research Associate with the Institute for Intergovernmental Research (IIR). He has given hundreds of speeches around the world on terrorism, and has appeared on numerous radio and television shows. He holds a Masters degree from George Washington University and has been a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police Terrorism Committee and the Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI.

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Scope and Content Note

The Richard A. Marquise Collection contains Newspaper Clippings , Photographs, Printed Material and Subject Files. The Photographs are of the crash site, which covered over 800 square miles and includes images of the damage done to Lockerbie Village. These photographs, though not graphic, do depict a plane crash. All Photographs have been digitized and are available in the inventory section of this finding aid. Materials classified as Subject Files include a speech given by Richard Marquise at the Memorial Cairn Service at Arlington National Cemetery on December 21, 2010, and various newspaper clippings featuring quotes from the former investigator.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions for this collection.

Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from the Pan Am Flight 103 Archives and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Related Material

VHS tapes were removed and added to the Pan Am Flight 103 Audiovisual Collection.

Publications were removed and added to the Pan Am Flight 103 Publications Collection.

The Pan Am Flight 103 Archives contains additional materials and information related to the Richard A. Marquise Papers. Related collections include:

Pan Am Flight 103 Publications Collection

National Law Enforcement Museum: Oral Hitories

William M. Baker - Former Special Agent of the FBI

Richard S. Hahn - Former Special Agent of the FBI

Richard A. Marquise - Former Special Agent of the FBI

Julianne Oliver Slifco - Former Special Agent of the FBI

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Selected Search Terms

Names

Marquise, Richard A.
FBI.

Associated Titles

Scotbom: evidence and the lockerbie investigation.

Subjects

Lockerbie, Scotland, Crash of Pan Am Flight 103, 1988.
Pan Am Flight 103 Bombing Incident, 1988.
Terrorism -- Government Policy -- United States -- Case Studies.
Terrorism -- Government Policy -- United States -- History.
Terrorism -- Government Policy -- United States.
Terrorism -- History -- 20th Century.
Lockerbie (Scotland).
FBI Agent.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Richard A. Masrquise Papers,
Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

The materials in the Richard A. Marquise Collection were donated by Richard Marquise in 2009 and 2010.

Processing Information

The Richard A. Marquise papers are processed

Finding Aid Information

Created by: Cara A. Howe
Date: 2011
Revision history: Feb 2015 - Errors corrected (VSOM)

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Arrangement

The materials in the Richard A. Marquise Collection have been organized alphabetically within each series.

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Inventory

Clippings
Box 1 1989-1997
Box 1 2000
Box 1 2001
Box 1 2003-2004
Box 1 2006-2008
Box 1 2009-2010, 2012
Photographs
Box 2 Abdel Basset Ali Al-Megrahi and Lamen Khalifa Fihmah undated
 Lamen Khalifa Fhimah
 Abdel Basset Ali Al-Megrahi
Box 2 Bomb Test c. 1989-1990
 PP8932 PS1 1
 PP8932 PI/995
 Samsonite Suitcase
 Controls: Samsonite System 4, PP8932; PR/442 (Part)
 fragment on finger: "101; L106"
 whole item where fragment originated
 Toshiba RT-SF16 cassette player in packaging
 Toshiba cassette player packed with plastic explosive
 Test 7: baggage container full of suitcases
 PP8932 AR 3: baggage container after detonation
Box 2 Map, flights connecting to Pan Am 103 c. 1988 (2 copies)
 Map, flights connecting to Pan Am 103
Reconstruction c. 1988-1989
Baggage container (2 copies) (2 copies)
 undamaged baggage container
 undamaged baggage container, interior
 reconstructed baggage cotainer
 reconstructed baggage container, front view
 reconstructed baggage container, back view
Plane (3 copies) (2 copies) (2 copies)
 hole in side of baggage compartment, left view
 hole in side of baggage compartment, right view
 hole in side of baggage compartment, front view
 hole in side of baggage compartment, front view off-center
 debris in warehouse
Box 2 Signs for Lockerbie c. 1988-1989 (2 copies)
 B 7068-Lockerbie
 B 7068-Lockerbie to Waterbeck
 B 7068-Lockerbie to Waterbeck, close-up
 Lockerbie
Wreckage c. 1988-1989
Box 2 bomb blast burn marks (2 copies)
 1-32 piece of wreckage-shows burn marks
 1-33 piece of wreckage-shows burn marks
 2-2 piece of wreckage-shows burn marks
 2-4 piece of wreckage-shows burn marks
 2-5 piece of wreckage-shows burn marks
 2-6 piece of wreckage-shows burn marks
 2-12 piece of wreckage next to measuring tape-shows burn marks
 2-13 piece of wreckage next to measuring tape-shows burn marks
Box 2 cockpit-exterior (3 copies) (3 copies)
 close-up of cock-pit windows
 rescue personnel by the cockpit
 military and rescue personnel by the cockpit, some debris has been bagged
 cock-pit, front view
 cock-pit with debris bags
 cock-pit and Grampian Police Mountain Rescue vehicle
 military personnel and cock-pit, close-up
 military personnel and cock-pit windows, close-up
 military personnel and cock-pit, top view
 military personnel by the cockpit
 landing gear, close-up
 landing gear
 landing gear
 inside landing gear compartment
 landing gear and ladder
Box 2 cockpit-interior (3 copies) (2 copies) (2 copies)
 cock-pit interior
 cock-pit interior-investigator in raincoat
 cock-pit interior-first responders
 cock-pit interior-evidence bag
 cock-pit interior-wires
 cock-pit interior-looking into thr cavity
 cock-pit interior-house in the background
 cock-pit interior-metal frame
 cock-pit interior-investigators
 cock-pit interior-insullation
 cock-pit interior-investigators discussing
Box 3 Lockerbie, surrounding areas (2 copies)
 an investigator looks at two seats-standing
 an investigator looks at two seats-kneeling
 three investigators look at a wing
 four investigators cross a field
 Grampian Police Mountain Rescue vehicle
 military personnel spread out with evidence bags
 helicopter
 group of rescuers and investigators
 close-up of rivited metal
 piece of exterior wall near road
 piece of exterior wall with view of house on the hill
 three seats in a field with sheep
 three seats in a field-close-up
 three seats in a field-side view
 debris and wires in a field
 debris and investigators-far away
 debris near a wire fence
 cowboy boot
 brown loafer
 seat cushion
 piece of plane exterior
 possibly seat lifevest
 debris spread across field with investigator
 windows
 debris leaves holes in the earth
 large piece of debris
 large piece of debris-close-up
 large piece of debris-edge view
 investigators examine debris
 investigators examine debris with blue Pan Am stripe
 investigators approach debris with two unbroken panes of glass
 investigators examine drebis, man in Police jacket approaches
 investigators examine a wing
 investigators examine debris by a cow path
 investigators examine debris by cow path
 debris strewn across a field
 debris against a tree
 child's sneaker-laces up
 child's sneaker-hearts
 investigator approaches debris with curled metal
 mechanized debris-close-up
 mechanized debris
 large piece of plane held up by investigator
 champagne bottle
 investigators look inside wing
 wing
 piece of the frame of the plane-1
 piece of the frame of the plane-2
 piece of the frame of the plane-3
 possibly a gear
 exit door
 piece of debris with blue Pan Am stripe
 piece of debris surrounded by investigators
 debris laid out on a tarp
 seat base by debris laid out on a tarp
 hole in the underside of the plane
Box 3 Lockerbie, village (3 copies) (3 copies) (3 copies) (2 copies)
 many first responders in a debris field
 landing gear near a brick building
 looking towards Lockerbie Village
 Lockerbie Village with crane
 Lockerbie Village with crane-farther away
 near Rose Bank Crescent where houses used to be
 seats and evidence bags lined up
 seats and evidence bags lined up with fire truck in the background
 Police and rescuers clean debris at Rosebank Crescent
 crater near Rosebank Crescent where fuselage landed
 crater near Rosebank Crescent
 crater near Rosebank Crescent-view from highway
 highway running next to crater
 crater and some still standing houses
 crater
 debris destroyed blacktop
 debris destroyed blacktop and sidewalk
 debris destroyed blacktop and sidewalk near playground
 close-up pf the debris that destroyed blacktop
Printed Material
Box 3 Between the Bridge and the River pg. 67-68 by Craig Ferguson 2006
Box SU: Subject Files: Box 3 (Oversize) Diplomatic Security Service, U.S. Department of State poster undated
Arabic
Subject Files
Box 4 FBI: Pan Am 103 Bombing, Special Press Summary November 15, 1991 (2 copies)
Box 4 Letter to the Editor: Richard A. Marquise to Editor of Newsweek February 14, 2001
Box 4 The Lord Advocate of Scotland: Statement regarding the Lockerbie appeal March 14, 2002
Box 4 The Lord Advocate of Scotland: Statement regarding the Lockerbie investigation 1991
Box 4 response written by Richard Marquise after seeing Gadhafi's presentation of Isratine: The White Book 2009
Box 4 Scottish Criminal Cases Review Commission (SCCRC)-referred case of Abdel Basset Ali Al-Megrahi to the High Court of the Judiciary June 28, 2007 (2 copies)
Box 4 Scottish Information Office News Releases 1988-1989
Box 4 Speech by Marquise, Richard A. at the Memorial Cairn Ceremony, Arlington National Cemetery December 21, 2010
 Speech by Richard Marquise at the Arlington Memorial Cairn Ceremony
Box 4 Speech by Mueller, Robert S., FBI Director at 20th Anniversary Ceremony at the Arlington Cairn December 21, 2008
Looking Back and Moving Forward
Box 4 Speech by Sessions, William S., FBI Director before the Association of Airline Security Officers November 13, 1991
Box 4 Statement by Detective Chief Superindendent John Orr, Senior Investigating Officer January 17, 1989
Box 4 Statement of U.S. Government regarding the Bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 January 17, 1989 (2 copies)
Box 4 The World's 25 Worst Aircraft Disasters Ranked by Casualties November 1, 2000

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