Oral History

Marilyn Sitzman

A close eyewitness to the Kennedy assassination, Sitzman was a receptionist in Abraham Zapruder’s office. She was among those who insisted her boss retrieve his camera from home to film the presidential parade. During the assassination, she steadied Zapruder atop a small concrete pedestal in Dealey Plaza. Recorded June 29, 1993.

Ms. Sitzman passed away on August 11, 1993.