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Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 10 (X), 10/14/1983, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19831014-10-84-52.pdf
Senate activities and LBJ, 1957; Mike Mansfield; Mideast Resolution; Texas political problems; LBJ and labor; activities and KTBC; Bill Brammer

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 27 (XXVII), 12/13/1990, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19901213-27-99-60.pdf
Reedy’s return to LBJ’s staff; preparations for 1968 campaign; March 31, 1968 speech, Washington riots; assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Bobby Kennedy; Reedy’s book on the presidency; maritime strike; Sam Houston; last year of…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 26 (XXVI), 11/16/1990, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19901116-26-99-59.pdf
Choosing the 1964 vice presidential candidate; LBJ’s secrecy; 1964 campaign and speeches; LBJ’s personality; Barry Goldwater; the $100 billion budget; credibility gap; Bobby Baker; LBJ’s humor; Gulf of Tonkin episode; Vietnam; misleading…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 25 (XXV), 8/7/1990, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19900807-25-99-58.pdf
Duties of the press secretary; LBJ’s misunderstanding of the press; LBJ’s secrecy as president; press pool; travelling with LBJ; LBJ’s friendliness toward the press; Eric Goldman; resignation of Walter Jenkins.

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 24 (XXIV), 2/6/1990, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19900206-24-99-57.pdf
LBJ’s staff; Pierre Salinger; LBJ and the press; Reedy appointed as press secretary; railroad strike and machinists’ strike; LBJ’s understanding of Latin America; Alliance for Progress; War on Poverty; tax bill; civil rights bill; LBJ’s…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 23 (XXIII), 8/28/1988, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19880828-23-99-56.pdf
The work of the Senate Preparedness Subcommittee under LBJ; how Reedy met LBJ and went to work for him; how being on the Preparedness Subcommittee helped LBJ's political career; the increased price of tin due to limited manganese supplies; the…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 22 (XXII), 1/8/1988, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19880108-22-99-55.pdf
Ed Welsh and the adoption of a plan to land a man on the moon; early competition between military branches and their fear of releasing secrets to NASA; how U.S. dominance in air power during World War II led other countries to advance technology in…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 21 (XXI), 1/7/1987, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19870107-21-99-54.pdf
LBJ's efforts to keep Goodfellow Field open in San Angelo, Texas; John Connally's Texas gubernatorial campaign in 1962; the parade celebrating John Glenn's orbiting of the earth in 1962; LBJ's involvement in the early space program; animosity between…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 20 (XX), 9/25/1986, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19860925-20-99-53.pdf
LBJ's and Reedy's assessment of Senator John Tower from Texas; Pakistan President Ayub Khan’s personality; LBJ's vice presidential trips to Berlin, to Sweden for Dag Hammarskjold's funeral, and to Paris; LBJ's lack of familiarity with other…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 19 (XIX), 6/13/1985, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19850613-19-99-52.pdf
The Johnsons' residence as vice president, The Elms; Konrad Adenauer’s visit to the LBJ Ranch; LBJ's relationship with Texans of German descent; the Bay of Pigs invasion; LBJ's trip around the world in 1961, including stops at New York City, the…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 18 (XVIII), 6/12/1985, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19850612-18-99-51.pdf
LBJ’s 1960 campaign speeches; Reedy's role in the 1960 campaign; description of the train LBJ used in the 1960 campaign; LBJ's campaign staff; Vice President LBJ's request to head the armed forces; the relationship between the Senate and vice…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 17 (XVII), 6/11/1985, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19850611-17-99-50.pdf
Allen Dulles' 1960 visit to the LBJ Ranch; LBJ's visit with JFK in Hyannis Port following the 1960 Democratic National Convention; LBJ's attempts to identify with farmers on the campaign trail; Congress' inability to make progress in the session…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 16 (XVI), 9/13/1984, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19840913-16-85-24.pdf
Composition of the Policy Committee; Rayburn’s decision not to serve as chairman of the Democratic National Convention; Paul Butler and his role; liberals and the Democratic National Committee; LBJ’s lack of commitment to his candidacy for the…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 15 (XV), 6/23/1984, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19840623-15-85-23.pdf
History and interpretation of the Taft-Hartley Act; Walter Reuther; the closed shop and the union shop; the building trades; picketing; the various unions; LBJ and labor legislation; Brown and Root and the union; interest of George Meany and David…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 14 (XIV), 6/22/1984, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19840622-14-85-22.pdf
LBJ’s Capitol office; P-38; Castro assumed power in Cuba; resignation of Theodore Green as chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee; annual battle over Rule 22; LBJ’s motion to change rules to two-thirds of those present and voting than a…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 13 (XIII), 2/29/1984, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19840229-13-85-32.pdf
1958; Kennedy-Ives bill; Texas labor; Arthur Goldberg's concern about Senate Republican Policy Committee charges; federal aid to education; National Defense Education Act; Mike Mansfield's leadership abilities; Supreme Court bills; death of Mrs.…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 12 (XII), 12/21/1983, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19831221-12-84-54.pdf
LBJ and Senate activities, 1958; hearings resumed; LBJ and the press; LBJ and the telephone; jury trial amendment; LBJ and the Hill Country; LBJ and foreign trips; LBJ's accomplishments; LBJ personal considerations, 1959-1960; Texas issues; LBJ and…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 11 (XI), 12/20/1983, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19831220-11-84-53.pdf
LBJ and Senate activities, 1957; Middle East problems; disarmament issue; open curtain proposal; USIA; J. Edgar Hoover; 1957 Civil Rights Bill; Little Rock crisis; Senators Walter George and Richard Russell; Sputnik; space hearings; Johnson…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 8 (VIII), 8/17/1983, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19830817-8-84-50.pdf
LBJ and the Majority Leadership and various Senate activities, 1955; committee assignments; LBJ and Drew Pearson; LBJ and the oil industry; foreign aid; LBJ and organized labor; Paul Butler; LBJ and Eisenhower; LBJ's heart attack; Whitney speech;…

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 9 (IX), 8/16/1983, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19830816-9-84-51.pdf
Democratic National Convention, 1956; VP candidate decision; Adlai Stevenson; 1956 Presidential campaign; earlier Fort Worth state convention; NATO conference; legislative issues in 1956

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 7 (VII), 5/24/1983, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19830524-7-84-43.pdf
Senate activities and LBJ; LBJ's participation in the Congressional campaign, 1954

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 5 (V), 10/27/1982, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19821027-5-84-41.pdf
Senate activities and LBJ; the Eisenhower Administration, 1953

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 4 (IV), 5/21/1982, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19820521-4-84-40.pdf
Senate and related activities; beginning of LBJ's Majority Leadership

Oral history transcript, George E. Reedy, interview 3 (III), 6/7/1975, by Michael L. Gillette

http://www.lbjf.org/txt/oh/oh-lbj/27500879-oh-reedyg-19750607-3-76-23.pdf
Reedy’s role as policy advisor while LBJ was Senator; airline machinists’ strike of 1966; influencing LBJ’s decisions; writing memos to LBJ; Richard Russell; Eugene Millikin; Sam Rayburn; what makes a good Senator; Millard Tyding’s loss to…