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[Honor Guard at Lyndon Johnson's Burial]

Description: Photograph of a military honor guard attending to the burial of Lyndon Johnson. Behind a headstone, two uniformed men in front carry rifles while a third man carries a U. S. flag. A clergyman in a black robe stands behind them, and men in uniform act as pallbearers to Johnson's casket behind him. A crowd of onlookers is visible to the right.
Date: January 25, 1973
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Jefferson County Sub - Courthouse Fishpond]

Description: Photograph of a fishpond outside of Jefferson County Sub-Courthouse. In the center of the pond, there is a sculpture, entitled "Music of the Sea," consisting of a child holding a shell to their ear. It was given to the city by Edith Smith Norton in memory of her father, Charles Eugene Norton, the first mayor of Port Arthur. In the background, there is a view of Port Arthur City Hall.
Date: 1978
Creator: Watkins Studio
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Lady Bird Johnson and Carol Channing]

Description: Photograph of Lady Bird Johnson and Carol Channing standing together in front of a covered wagon. Johnson, left, is wearing a yellow dress and a yellow sun hat. Channing, right, is wearing a bright yellow hat, shirt, and a belt with toy pistols. She is holding a microphone, notes, and a silver purse in her hands. The picture is autographed by Johnson on the upper right hand corner.
Date: 1976
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Lady Bird Johnson and Carol Channing]

Description: Photograph of Lady Bird Johnson and Carol Channing in front of bales of hay. Johnson is to the left and wearing a yellow dress, son hat, a pendant, and a sticker with ribbons. Channing, right, is wearing a bright yellow hat, shirt, purse, and a gun belt. Johnson autographed the photo to the upper left.
Date: 1976
Partner: Matthews Family and Lambshead Ranch

[Lakeview Swimming Pool]

Description: Photograph of Lakeview Swimming Pool in Port Arther, Texas. Several people are in the pool and others are jumping off of diving boards to the left of the photograph. In the foreground, a man is sitting in a lifeguard chair. In the background, there is a brick structure with a white awning attached. An imprint at the bottom-right of the photograph says "Watkins Studio;" handwritten text below the photograph says "Lakeview Swimming Pool - Port Arthur 1978."
Date: 1978
Creator: Watkins Studio
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[LBJ Funeral Procession]

Description: Photograph of the Lyndon Johnson's funeral. There are several men in military regalia who are saluting the casket. In the front row: A saluting man in uniform; Luci Baines Nugent with her saluting son, Patrick; Lady Bird Johnson; Lynda and Chuck Robb with two of their children.
Date: January 25, 1973
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[LBJ Funeral Procession]

Description: Photograph of the Lyndon Johnson's funeral. There are several men in military regalia who are saluting the casket. In the front row: A saluting man in uniform; Luci Baines Nugent with her saluting son, Patrick; Lady Bird Johnson; Lynda and Chuck Robb with two of their children.
Date: January 25, 1973
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Lincoln High School Cheerleaders]

Description: Photograph of a parade float consisting of a group of Lincoln High School cheerleaders sitting on top of a car at the CavOILcade parade. The girls are wearing yellow cheerleader uniforms, and some have yellow and purple ribbons tied in their hair. The girls are also holding yellow and purple pom-poms in their laps. A small child is standing up through the window of the car. In the background, there is a man dressed as a clown, and a crowd watching the parade.
Date: October 26, 1974
Partner: Port Arthur Public Library

[Lyndon Johnson's Funeral Procession]

Description: Photograph of Lyndon Johnson's funeral procession. Several men in military uniforms carry Lyndon Johnson's casket, which is draped in an American flag. There are some men standing off to the side who are saluting as the casket goes past. More people are watching from behind a rope.
Date: January 25, 1973
Creator: Dietel, Norman
Partner: LBJ Museum of San Marcos

[Man Diving at Seven Seas]

Description: Slide of a man performing at Seven Seas ocean theme park. He is diving from the top of a tall ladder. The ladder is held up by cables, and there is a platform near the bottom of it.
Date: 1976
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

[Man with Dolphins at Seven Seas]

Description: Slide of a man with dolphins at Seven Seas ocean theme park. The man is skiing on two dolphins in a pool. Three other people are observing nearby. There are diving boards on the left, a hut on the right, and a crowd is watching the performance.
Date: 1976
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum