Lee Harvey Oswald film footage among highlights at RR Auction

A rare colour 8mm home movie of a Thanksgiving celebration held at the home of Lee Harvey Oswald's brother Robert in 1962 has sold for $36,100 at RR Auction.

The film runs for just over three minutes and shows Lee Harvey Oswald sat with his family, including his wife Marina. It was shot on November 22, 1962 - exactly one year before the Kennedy assassination.

Oswald film 1962 Thanksgiving
The film shows Lee Harvey Oswald at a Thanksgiving celebration in 1962

The lot is one of a handful of examples of colour film footage of Oswald, and is accompanied by a letter of provenance from his brother.

We have this original poster from John F Kennedy's 1960 political campaign for sale.  

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