Audio diary and annotated transcript, Lady Bird Johnson, 6/17/1965 (Thursday)

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Title:

Audio diary and annotated transcript, Lady Bird Johnson, 6/17/1965 (Thursday)

Duration: (min: sec):

24:11

Number of Pages:

17

Description:

Signing Ceremony, Pacific Northwest Disaster Relief Bill; NASA Exceptional Service Medal to astronauts; in crowd was Jacqueline Cochran who flew LBJ to Mayo Clinic in 1948 campaign; many guests staying at the White House; party for people who worked on Johnson City boyhood home; astronauts and wives to Paris Air Show; to State Department reception; astronaut wives borrow clothing from Lady Bird and Lynda Johnson; dinner with Governor Tom Dewey

Contributor:

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

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:

Space program; Ceremonies; LBJ speeches and statements; Women; Pre-Presidential; LBJ health; Social events; Lady Bird Johnson personal; Lady Bird Johnson reminiscences; Crime and law enforcement; Humor and mimicry; Johnson family

Archivist's General Note:

An edited transcript for this day was included in Lady Bird Johnson's book "A White House Diary," published in 1970.

Rights:

Public domain

Specific Item Type:

Personal diary

Type:

Text; Audio

Format:

Audio tape; Paper

Physical Item ID #:

D-31

Identifier:

ctjd-19650617

Date:

1965-06-17

Location(s):

Washington, DC

Time Period:

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