Q690 Summary

Summary prepared by Fielding M. McGehee III. If you use this material, please credit The Jonestown Institute. Thank you.

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FBI Catalogue           Blank

FBI preliminary tape identification note: One Ampex 60/ Century “A Head of our Time”

Date cues on tape:     None

People named:           None

Bible verses cited:      None


This tape consists of an album side of funk and soul music by an unknown artist.

FBI Summary:

Date of transcription: 3/8/79

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 March 5, 1979, Special Agent (name deleted) reviewed the tape numbered 1B62-7. This tape was found to contain the following:

Side “A” blank.

Side “B” blank.

Differences with FBI Summary:

Although the contents of the tape reveal nothing of the history of Peoples Temple and Jonestown, it is not blank.

Tape originally posted March 2017.