Online Collection

C. Ray Hall Oral History

Object Number: 2010.001.0010
Category: Oral Histories
Oral history interview subject: C. Ray Hall
Oral history interviewer: Stephen Fagin
Type of Object: Oral history
Dimensions: 102 Minutes
Medium: DVD-R
Videotaped oral history interview with C. Ray Hall. A thirty-year veteran of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Hall was assigned to the Dallas FBI office in 1963. On the Friday of the assassination, he was at the Texas School Book Depository following the shooting, and two days later he conducted a five-hour interview with Jack Ruby shortly after the Oswald shooting. Hall also followed up investigative leads and interviewed Ruby a second time in December 1963.

Interview conducted at Mr. Hall's home on February 4, 2010 by Associate Curator Stephen Fagin. The interview is one hour and forty-two minutes long.

The video attached to this record is an excerpt. The entire interview is available in our Reading Room to on-site researchers or by submitting a Rights & Reproductions Request Form.
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