John F. Kennedy's Assassination
By: Bethany Bourne
The Event and Background Information
Who: President John F. Kennedy and Texas Governor John Conally are shot by Lee Harvey Oswald
What: JFK is assassinated, John Conally is wounded, and Lee Harvey Oswald is the assassin
When: November 22, 1963 in early after
Where: Dealey Plaza in Dallas, Texas
How: Lee Harvey Oswald fired three shots from the sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository.
This is a picture of John F. Kennedy and his wife in a motorcade before he was fatally wounded by a gunshot.
This is a picture of a Secret Service Agent on the car John F. Kennedy was in after he was shot. He died thirty minutes later at a local hospital.
After the death of John F. Kennedy, the nation was left to rebuild. This is a picture of his wife and daughter by his casket.
Media Portrayals of the Event
Bias in the Media
Criticisms in the Media
"John F. Kennedy Assassinated." History.com. A&E Television Networks. Web. 30 Apr. 2015.
"Assassination-of-john-fitzgerald-kennedy-1963." History.com. A&E Television Networks. Web. 4 May 2015.
"Warren Commission." History.com. A&E Television Networks. Web. 4 May 2015.
Smith, Stephen. "Accused JFK Assassin Is Arrested, Then Gunned down." CBSNews. CBS Interactive, 24 Nov. 2013. Web. 5 May 2015.