1299100page 101 of 154102103153154 Back.Robert Denson Oral HistoryObject Number: 2008.001.0031Category: Oral HistoriesOral history interview subject: Robert B. DensonOral history interviewer: Stephen FaginOral history interviewer: C. Dealey CampbellType of Object: Oral historyDate: 04/24/2008Credit Line: Oral History Collection/The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey PlazaDimensions: 128 MinutesMedium: DVD-RDescriptionVideotaped oral history interview with Robert Denson. As chief investigator for the Jack Ruby defense team from December 1963 to March 1964, Denson interviewed more than 100 acquaintances of Ruby. Denson was heavily involved with defense preparations and sat behind Ruby during the course of the trial. Shortly after the trial, Denson wrote the book Destiny in Dallas (1964).Interview conducted at Mr. Denson's home on April 24, 2008 by Stephen Fagin, Associate Curator, and C. Dealey Campbell of the Dallas Historical Society. The interview is two hours and eight 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 NotesMr. Denson passed away on December 18, 2010. - Stephen Fagin, Associate CuratorTags Authors, Filmmakers, and Researchers (OHC) Denson, Robert Jack Ruby (OHC) Jack Ruby trial Oral histories Trials All requests for permission to reproduce, publish or broadcast materials in this collection must be submitted to the Museum's registrar, using the Rights & Reproductions Request Form. Inquiries may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.