Oral History

Richard B. Stolley

The senior editorial advisor of Time, Inc., and the founding managing editor of Peoplemagazine, Stolley was the Los Angeles bureau chief for Life magazine in 1963. Immediately after the assassination, he traveled to Dallas and negotiated the magazine’s purchase of the rights to the Abraham Zapruder film. Recorded November 22, 1996, November 21, 2003, October 15, 2008, November 19, 2011, and October 26, 2013.