Interview with Lady Bird Johnson, June 28, 1977

Collection: Richard B. Russell, Jr. Oral History Project

Dublin Core

Description

Claudia Alta "Lady Bird" Johnson was First Lady to President Johnson. In her interview, she discusses the relationship between Lyndon B. Johnson and Senator Richard B. Russell, through work and in their personal lives. She shares conflicts in their political views, the Alexander A. Lawrence case, and opines on Russell’s work during his time in the Senate.

Date

1977-06-28

Identifier

RBRL216RBROH-102

Coverage

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Location

Austin, Texas

Duration

80 minutes



Citation

Lady Bird Johnson and Hugh Cates, “Interview with Lady Bird Johnson, June 28, 1977,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 7, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL216RBROH/RBRL216RBROH-102.