Audio diary and annotated transcript, Lady Bird Johnson, 12/8/1963 (Sunday)

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Title:

Audio diary and annotated transcript, Lady Bird Johnson, 12/8/1963 (Sunday)

Duration: (min: sec):

4:14

Description:

Johnsons awake early, go for walk, and attend service at St. John's Church; Luci's fireplace mishap; description of Luci at the White House; Lady Bird and LBJ go to New York for funeral of Senator Herbert Lehman; in 1955, Lehman asked Senate to stand for silent prayer following LBJ's heart attack; Lehman sent LBJ radio during convalescence; Jewish funeral service; Lady Bird's collection of china [Dorothy Doughty] birds; dinner with friends; comment on Homer Thornberry's friendship with LBJ

Contributor:

Mrs. Johnson's secretarial staff; Johnson, Lady Bird, 1912-2007

Collection:

Lady Bird Johnson's White House Diary

Collection Description:

Go to List of Holdings

Series:

Sound Recordings of Lady Bird Johnson's Diary; Annotated Transcripts of Lady Bird Johnson's Diary

Location Details:

White House, Washington, DC

Subject:

Johnson family travel; Humor and mimicry; Johnson family; Lady Bird Johnson personal; Religion; Lady Bird Johnson reminiscences; Johnson, Lady Bird, 1912-2007; Johnson, Luci Baines, 1947-; Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973; Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry), 1878-1963; Thornberry, Homer, 1909-; New York

Rights:

Public domain

Specific Item Type:

Personal diary

Type:

Text; Audio

Format:

Audio tape; Paper

Archivist's Technical Note:

Poor quality sound; recording ends before Lady Bird finishes her sentence

Physical Item ID #:

D-03

Identifier:

ctjd-19631208

Date:

1963-12-08

Location(s):

Washington, DC

Time Period:

Presidential (Nov. 22, 1963-Jan. 20, 1969)