Oral History

Joe O’Dwyer

O’Dwyer was visiting Washington, D.C., on business when the assassination took place. He captured a unique color home movie of the Kennedy funeral procession from atop the Mayflower Hotel on Connecticut Avenue. His film has been part of the Museum’s collections since 2000. Recorded September 23, 2009.

Mr. O’Dwyer passed away on December 23, 2015.