Online Collection

Dr. Charles J. "Jim" Carrico Oral History

Object Number: 1997.065.0012
Category: Oral Histories
Oral history interview subject: Dr. Charles J. "Jim" Carrico
Oral history interviewer: Bob Porter
Oral history interviewer: Dr. Marian Ann Montgomery
Type of Object: Oral history
Dimensions: 84 Minutes
Copyright Info: The Sixth Floor Museum
Videotaped oral history interview with Dr. Charles J. "Jim" Carrico. A resident in general surgery at Parkland Hospital in 1963, Dr. Carrico was the first physician to see President Kennedy upon his arrival at the hospital.

Interview conducted at Dr. Carrico's office on August 2, 1997 by Bob Porter with Dr. Marian Ann Montgomery. The interview is one hour and twenty-four 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

Dr. Carrico passed away on July 25, 2002. This oral history was one of several featured by C-SPAN Radio and TV during the 40th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination in 2003. - Stephen Fagin, Associate Curator

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