Oral History

James Reston, Jr.

A journalist and prolific author, Reston wrote a biography of Gov. John Connally, The Lone Star (1989), and a book on the Kennedy assassination, The Accidental Victim (2013). He worked for the Department of the Interior in 1963. His late father, New York Times reporter and editor James Reston, covered the Kennedy White House. Recorded June 13, 2014.