[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 Archives
The Texas Historian, Volume 34, Number 5, May 1974

The Texas Historian, Volume 34, Number 5, May 1974

Date: May 1974
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
[Assassination of General Francisco Villa]

[Assassination of General Francisco Villa]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of the assassination of General Francisco Villa.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 25, Number 2, Fall 2013

Legacies: A History Journal for Dallas and North Central Texas, Volume 25, Number 2, Fall 2013

Date: Autumn 2013
Creator: Dallas Historical Society
Description: Semiannual publication "devoted to the rich history of Dallas and North Central Texas" as a way to "examine the many historical legacies--social, ethnic, cultural, political--which have shaped the modern city of Dallas and the region around it." This issue is the "25th Anniversary Issue."
Contributing Partner: Dallas Historical Society
[Draft of "They have killed my president!"]

[Draft of "They have killed my president!"]

Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Description: Draft of essay by John J. Herrera about the reception given to President John F. Kennedy, First Lady Jackie Kennedy, Vice President Lyndon Johnson and Lady Bird Johnson on behalf of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) at the Rice Hotel the night before Kennedy's assassination.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Kennedy Marker]

[Kennedy Marker]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Postcard of a drawing of an aerial view of the Kennedy Marker in Dallas, Texas. Other landmarks relevant to the Kennedy assassination, such as the Texas Book Depository, Dealey Plaza, and the County jail, are also labeled.
Contributing Partner: Dallas Heritage Village
[Transcript of Letter from José Antonio Saucedo, July 23, 1828]

[Transcript of Letter from José Antonio Saucedo, July 23, 1828]

Date: July 23, 1828
Creator: Saucedo, José Antonio
Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from José Antonio Saucedo, on July 23, 1828, discussing the discovery of people who had assassinated an important figure living in Texas, and asking that the appropriate measures by followed.
Contributing Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History