The books Five Days in November and Mrs. Kennedy and Me by Clint Hill, the Secret Service agent assigned to protect Jackie Kennedy, and agent in the presidential motorcade during the assassination of John F. Kennedy have been added to the Institute for Regional Studies Archives book collection. Mr. Hill was born in Larimore, North Dakota. At three months of age, he was placed in an orphanage in Fargo, where he was adopted by Chris and Jennie Hill. His family moved to Washburn, North Dakota where he grew up and graduated the High School. He attended Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota, where he graduated in 1954.
In the book Mrs. Kennedy and Me, Mr. Hill recounts his close relationship with the First Lady, both before and after the assassination. The second book Five Days in November gives a more detailed account of Clint Hill’s memories of the day of the assassination and the days that followed.