Oral History

Cecil Stoughton

A captain in the U.S. Army Signal Corps, Stoughton was an official White House photographer for Presidents Kennedy and Johnson. He took more than 8,000 photographs of the Kennedys between 1961 and 1963, though he is best known as the only photographer to capture the swearing-in of Lyndon Johnson at Dallas Love Field. Recorded May 29, 1998.

Mr. Stoughton passed away on November 3, 2008.