Audio diary and annotated transcript, Lady Bird Johnson, 10/15/1968 (Tuesday)

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Title:

Audio diary and annotated transcript, Lady Bird Johnson, 10/15/1968 (Tuesday)

Duration: (min: sec):

13:22

Number of Pages:

9

Description:

Bombing halt in Vietnam; Mar-a-Lago becoming part of National Park Service; Lady Bird describes china for Preservation & Restoration luncheon; Lady Bird names speakers & guests; press are invited to speeches; Lady Bird gives remarks & introduces speakers; upcoming Bicentennial year; tours of White House; Lady Bird rests & makes phone calls; visit with LBJ & Harry McPherson; Lady Bird visits with Texas visitors; LBJ park; visit with Lynda Robb; Lady Bird bowls; dinner; LBJ talks with ministers about youth

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:

Vietnam; Natural resources and national parks; White House renovations; Beautification; LBJ Library; Press relations; Lady Bird Johnson speeches and statements; Arts; Johnson family; Lady Bird Johnson personal; LBJ personal; Congressional relations; Space program

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-78

Identifier:

ctjd-19681015

Date:

1968-10-15

Location(s):

Washington, DC

Time Period:

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