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The Last Repose of Lady Bird Johnson
Notes from the public viewing of Lady Bird Johnson.
"...in buses and even coaches, they came to the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum to say farewell to..."

July 16, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

UT Hosting Debate on Visions of McCain and Obama
Event Thursday at LBJ School, free and open to public
"...your mind on which presidential candidate to support, UT's Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs is hosting an..."

Oct. 21, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

Rob Reiner Goes All the Way With LBJ
Tackling the contradictions of the unexpected presidency
"...It's a piece of political lore that Lyndon Baines Johnson would hold court with the bathroom door..."

Nov. 3, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

LBJ Library to Host Civil Rights Summit, April 8-10
Carter and Clinton to Deliver Keynotes
"...the Civil Rights Act of 1964 – which President Lyndon Baines Johnson shepherded and signed into law – the..."

Feb. 16, 2014 News Post by Michael King

A Development Project With a Silver Lining
The Rebekah Baines Johnson Center is about to be part of an ambitious master planned community for Austin seniors.
"...The Rebekah Baines Johnson Center, located on 18 acres of prime real..."

July 11, 2014 News Feature by Amy Smith

From Southerners to Seventh Grade
"...the woman who will be her lifelong friend, Rebekah Baines. Other well-known names roll in and out of Laura's..."

Oct. 2, 1998 Books Feature

Miz Liz
The Foot-Washing, Psalm-Singing, Total Immersion Texan
"...She became a speechwriter and media advisor to Vice-President Lyndon Baines Johnson and personal secretary to Lady Bird Johnson..."

Sept. 15, 2000 Best of Austin Feature by Margaret Moser

The Way Home
Zach Theatre gives Robert Schenkkan's All the Way its Texas premiere on LBJ's home turf
"...city four decades after his death. That would be Lyndon Baines Johnson, 36th President of the United States. How..."

April 10, 2015 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

It All Began So Beautifully ...
LBJ Library and Museum houses Austin's key connection to Kennedy's assassination
"...and unintentionally unkind as it sounds, the presidency of Lyndon Baines Johnson issued from the same barrel that killed..."

Nov. 22, 2013 Arts Feature by Kate X Messer

LBJ Library to Host Civil Rights Summit
Carter and Clinton to deliver keynotes
"...the Civil Rights Act of 1964 – which President Lyndon Baines Johnson shepherded and signed into law – the..."

Feb. 21, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Power Play
In Robert Schenkkan's new play, LBJ roars back to life to make civil rights history
"...sudden strike of an assassin's bullet. His name is Lyndon Baines Johnson...."

Aug. 17, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...position. It's been 40 years since the end of Lyndon Baines Johnson's presidency, and as part of the yearlong..."

Nov. 28, 2008 News Feature

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...journalist Nick Kotz will discuss his book Judgment Days: Lyndon Baines Johnson, Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Laws..."

Jan. 21, 2005 News Feature by Lee Nichols

W.'s Paper Chase
Bush attempts to have his state papers declared federal property.
"...John Connally, for example, left his papers to the Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library at UT. Bill Clements' archives..."

Sept. 28, 2001 News Feature by Lucius Lomax

Welcome to Texasland
Bob Bullock's final monument to himself, the Texas State History Museum, won't have many historical documents, but it promises to be entertaining.
"...President Lyndon Baines Johnson, another big-dog Texas Democrat, once said, "I..."

June 23, 2000 News Feature by Bill Crawford

War Made Easy
New echoes of Vietnam: 'Withdrawal would cripple U.S. credibility'
"...moral credibility around the world. But from the outset, Lyndon Johnson invoked credibility as an argument for staying the..."

July 15, 2005 News Feature by Norman Solomon

Where They're Coming From
Connecting the Dots of Texas Writers Month 2002
"...than I intended," he said of The Years of Lyndon Johnson, the third volume of which, Master of the..."

June 7, 2002 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Another Epic Austin City Limits HOF
Roy Orbison, Rosanne Cash, Neville Brothers, and LBJ honored
"...great, great party,” offered Catherine Robb, granddaughter of President Lyndon Baines Johnson, who signed the measure into law. LBJ..."

Oct. 26, 2017 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

The Duchess of Palms
Remembering Texas trailblazer Nadine Eckhardt
"...two were drawn into the political vortex that was Lyndon Baines Johnson (model for Arthur "Goddam" Fen­ste­maker in The..."

Jan. 18, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

LBJ Library Director Steps Down
Mark Updegrove recalls “the greatest honor of my career”
"...all we've done to elevate the legacy of President Lyndon Johnson and enhance the library's reputation as a pre-eminent..."

Feb. 17, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Playback: James Petralli's Constant Bop
Has White Denim become Bop English? Which festival might relocate to the new superstage at Circuit of the Americas? Is LBJ turning over in eternity over the Beatles exhibit at his library? That and other Q&As in this week's music news.
"...Lyndon B. Johnson never showed much interest in the Beatles,..."

June 12, 2015 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Res Publica
Give thanks, and do good: Nov. 27-Dec. 4
"...Moon: The American Space Program in the 1960s." 9am-5pm. Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum, 2313 Red River, 721-0200...."

Nov. 28, 2008 News Feature

Doubling Down
In The Great Society, playwright Robert Schenkkan and his subject, LBJ, both gamble big
"...Lyndon Baines Johnson never compares the presidency to a round..."

Oct. 10, 2014 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Day Trips
The Benini Sculpture Ranch outside of Johnson City uses the rugged Hill Country landscape as a backdrop for two-dozen designs by internationally recognized artists
"...The Benini Foundation and Sculpture Ranch outside of Johnson City uses the rugged Hill Country landscape as a..."

Jan. 28, 2005 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

The LCRA Moves to Turn on the Tap
Future of Hill Country waits on Authority's decisions on water plan
"...who died the same year. His death effectively launched Lyndon Baines Johnson's rise to power. It was Johnson who..."

Dec. 3, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Birth of Western Swing, Death of Milton Brown
Chapter excerpt from the new book by ATX music historians Michael Corcoran and Tim Kerr spotlights the debt that the kings of country swing, Bob Wills’ Texas Playboys, owed to Texan Milton Brown and his Musical Brownies
"...gospel singers Washington Phillips, Arizona Dranes, and Blind Willie Johnson; the Gant Family of Thirties folk singers; Forties R&B..."

March 27, 2020 Music Feature by Michael Corcoran

Getting to Know Robert Morrow
Newly elected GOP county chair causing a Republican revolt
"...promotion of pet conspiracy theories, including the insistence that Lyndon Baines Johnson facilitated the murder of John F. Kennedy..."

March 8, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Burning Down the Sixties
They don't normally let dogs in the LBJ Library and Museum, but after Chronicle writer Jesse Sublett explained that he was talking about James Ellroy, the demon dog of American literature, they graciously made an exception.
"...AC: When we used to see him in Johnson City, he was in the white slab side Lincoln...."

June 29, 2001 Books Feature by Jesse Sublett

TV Eye: Forgotten Heroes
The Longoria Affair chronicles a moment in Mexican-American history most people have never heard about
"...All good students of American history know who Lyndon Baines Johnson, John F. Kennedy, and Martin Luther King..."

Nov. 5, 2010 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

The Lebermann Legacy
Death of Lebermann recalls a productive life
"...today (Thursday, July 16) in the auditorium of the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum, 2313 Red River...."

July 17, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

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