Online Collection

William E. Cooper Oral History

Object Number: 1994.007.0005
Category: Oral Histories
Oral history interview subject: William E. Cooper
Oral history interviewer: Wes Wise
Oral history interviewer: Bob Porter
Type of Object: Oral history
Dimensions: 57 Minutes
Copyright Info: The Sixth Floor Museum
Videotaped oral history interview with William E. Cooper. The head of Dallas Market Hall in 1963, which included the Trade Mart, Mr. Cooper helped organize the planned presidential luncheon. Years later, he served as one of the founding board members of the Dallas County Historical Foundation.

Interview conducted at Mr. Cooper's office on March 30, 1994 by Wes Wise with Bob Porter. The interview is fifty-seven 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.
Curator's Notes

Mr. Cooper passed away on March 6, 2008. - Stephen Fagin, Curator

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