Audio diary and annotated transcript, Lady Bird Johnson, 12/20/1965 (Monday)

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Title:

Audio diary and annotated transcript, Lady Bird Johnson, 12/20/1965 (Monday)

Duration: (min: sec):

13:06

Number of Pages:

10

Description:

Lady Bird describes Christmas decorations at White House; children invited to White House; Lady Bird to hair salon; houseguests; LBJ and Christmas; dinner for Chancellor Ludwig Erhard of West Germany; exchange of state gifts; Lady Bird describes some of the guests, the press, and the entertainment for the night; Lady Bird visits with Erhard about Germany; toasts; LBJ mentions Vietnam & Great Society in toast; visits with houseguests upstairs; Lady Bird introduces entertainers

Contributor:

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

Collection:

Lady Bird Johnson's White House Diary

Collection Description:

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Series:

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

Location Details:

White House, Washington, DC

Subject:

Arts; Social events; Lady Bird Johnson personal; LBJ personal; Western Europe; Congressional relations; Press relations; LBJ Library; Communist bloc; Space program; Foreign aid; Vietnam; LBJ speeches and statements; 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-40

Identifier:

ctjd-19651220

Date:

1965-12-20

Location(s):

Washington, DC

Time Period:

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