Oral History

Bill Carter

As an Arkansas college student, Carter worked on the 1960 Kennedy campaign before joining the U.S. Secret Service in 1962. He had several personal contacts with President and Mrs. Kennedy while on assignment, and he worked the Kennedy funeral following the assassination. As part of the Dallas investigation, Carter interviewed more than one hundred individuals, including Marina Oswald, Jack Ruby and numerous employees of the Texas School Book Depository. Recorded April 23 and May 7, 2018.