Memories from the Lee Harvey Oswald Shooting

The Sixth Floor Museum in Dallas hosted five eyewitnesses to the Lee Harvey Oswald shooting, including news reporters and the police… read more

The Sixth Floor Museum in Dallas hosted five eyewitnesses to the Lee Harvey Oswald shooting, including news reporters and the police detective who was handcuffed to the prisoner. Oswald was the suspect in the assassination of President Kennedy two days earlier, and was being transported to the Dallas courthouse when Jack Ruby shot him in the basement of the police department. Oswald died hours later. Participants also talked about media coverage of the killing and the impact of the event on subsequent news practices. They responded to questions from the audience. close

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Program ID:
309244-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Dallas, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Nov 22, 2012
Last Aired:
Nov 24, 2013

Airing Details

  • Nov 22, 2012 | 8:32am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 22, 2012 | 8:32pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 25, 2012 | 5:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 24, 2012 | 5:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 25, 2012 | 5:29am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 23, 2013 | 11:21am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 24, 2013 | 7:33am EST | C-SPAN 3
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