[Sarah T. Hughes and other Texas judges with John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson]

[Sarah T. Hughes and other Texas judges with John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson]

Date: March 7, 1962
Creator: Knudsen, Robert L. (Robert LeRoy), 1929-1989
Description: Photograph of Sarah T. Hughes and other United States District Court judges from Texas, with President John F. Kennedy and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson in the Oval Office of the White House, Washington, D.C. Pictured from left to right: Judge James L. Noel, Jr.; Senator Ralph W. Yarborough (Texas); President Kennedy; Judge Sarah T. Hughes; Edmund O. Noel (in front), son of Judge Noel; Vice President Johnson; Judge Adrian A. Spears; Judge Leo Brewster. This particular photographic print was presented to Judge Sarah T. Hughes by Kennedy's successor, President Lyndon B. Johnson. An inscription at the bottom of the print, handwritten by President Johnson, reads "To Judge Sarah Hughes with affection and high regard. Lyndon B. Johnson." On the back of the photograph, "B5212-1" is handwritten in ink.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Lyndon B. Johnson taking oath of office from Sarah T. Hughes]

[Lyndon B. Johnson taking oath of office from Sarah T. Hughes]

Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Stoughton, Cecil
Description: Photograph of Vice President Lyndon Baines Johnson taking the presidential oath of office from U.S. District Judge Sarah T. Hughes of Dallas, Texas (back to camera), aboard Air Force One at Love Field Airport, two hours and eight minutes after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas on November 22, 1963. The photograph pictures more than a dozen people in the Air Force One cabin, including former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy (right of LBJ), imminent First Lady Lady Bird Johnson (left of LBJ), Texas Congressman Albert Thomas (in bowtie left of Lady Bird), Jack Valenti (left of Thomas), and Texas Congressman Jack Brooks (on right, behind Mrs. Kennedy's left shoulder). This photographic print was presented to Judge Sarah T. Hughes by President Lyndon B. Johnson. An inscription at the bottom of the print, handwritten by President Johnson, reads "To Judge Sarah T. Hughes with love and appreciation. Lyndon B. Johnson." Printed on the back of the photograph is "CECIL STOUGHTON, The White House".
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
["November 22, 1963" by Sarah T. Hughes, with Lyndon B. Johnson first day of issue cover]

["November 22, 1963" by Sarah T. Hughes, with Lyndon B. Johnson first day of issue cover]

Date: August 27, 1973
Creator: Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985
Description: Typescript by United States District Judge Sarah T. Hughes recounting her experiences on November 22, 1963, following President John F. Kennedy's assassination in Dallas. Judge Hughes describes the scene aboard Air Force One at Love Field as she administered the presidential oath of office to Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson. She concludes by expressing her confidence in President Johnson's character and his ability to lead the country in the aftermath of the assassination. In addition to Judge Hughes's narrative, the first page of the typescript serves as a first day of issue cover of a United States postage stamp featuring Lyndon B. Johnson, first authorized for use on August 27, 1973. The postal frank on the first page, below the stamp, reads "AUSTIN, AUG. 27, 1973, TX" and "FIRST DAY OF ISSUE".
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
Engraved print of Abraham Lincoln

Engraved print of Abraham Lincoln

Date: 1864
Creator: Carpenter, F. B.
Description: Head-and-shoulders portrait of Abraham Lincoln with notation in lower left corner, "From life by F.B. Carpenter, 1864,"
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
The Texas Historian, Volume 56, Number 1, September 1995

The Texas Historian, Volume 56, Number 1, September 1995

Date: September 1995
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
The Junior Historian, Volume 18, Number 6, May 1958

The Junior Historian, Volume 18, Number 6, May 1958

Date: May 1958
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
Portrait of James Madison

Portrait of James Madison

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Print of James Madison; the portrait shows him from mid-chest up.
Contributing Partner: Star of the Republic Museum
[Awaiting the Train]

[Awaiting the Train]

Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Description: Copy negative of citizens of Jacksonville awaiting the arrival of President William Howard Taft by train at the I. & G. N. railroad station. The mayor, M. L. "Bud" Earle, stands second from the right. With him are Civil War veterans, many of whom wear ribbon badges.
Contributing Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission
The Texas Historian, Volume 57, Number 3, February 1997

The Texas Historian, Volume 57, Number 3, February 1997

Date: February 1997
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
The Texas Historian, Volume 65, 2004-2005

The Texas Historian, Volume 65, 2004-2005

Date: 2004
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Description: Journal published by the Texas State Historical Association containing articles written by members of the Junior Historians about various aspects of Texas history.
Contributing Partner: Texas State Historical Association
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