Oral History

Shirley McVay

An employee with the United Steelworkers labor union for more than twenty-five years, McVay worked in Dallas on the 1960 and 1964 presidential campaigns. She was part of the escort for Lyndon and Lady Bird Johnson when they were accosted by protestors in Dallas on November 4, 1960. On the day of the assassination, McVay attended the Dallas Trade Mart luncheon. Recorded January 7, 2015.