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[Adolfo Mateos Strumming a Guitar]

Description: Photograph of Adolfo Mateos strumming a guitar while sitting at an outdoor picnic table. He is sitting with a group of people that includes Harry S. Truman (left), Sam Rayburn (left, sitting behind a seated woman), Lyndon Johnson (obscured behind Mateos), and Lady Bird Johnson (seated right). The picnic table is topped with glasses, tea cups, and a pair of sunglasses.
Date: October 22, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman

[Auditorium with Politicians, Journalists, and Others]

Description: Photograph of an auditorium with politicians, journalists, and other people. The room has a tall ceiling with two windows over two air conditioning vents. A stylized bird is shown on a sign that stands over a long board that has been decked with ivy. Covered benches sit in front of this board, with the center topped with a lectern and flags on either side. Several people sit at this bench, with men in dark suits standing on either side. The floor before the bench has several tables with multiple people seated. Men can be seen carrying cameras.
Date: January 2, 1964
Creator: Dietel, Norman

[Barbecue at LBJ Ranch During President Adolfo Mateos Visit]

Description: Photograph of people outdoors at a picnic table covered with food, drinks, and a cowboy hat. Two women (one of whom has a purse) sit to the left. Harry S. Truman turns to look at a man wearing a cowboy hat and holding a guitar. Sam Rayburn has his arm around a woman and looks toward Truman. Another woman sits to the right. Lyndon Johnson is standing over Truman.
Date: October 22, 1959
Creator: Dietel, Norman

[Burial of Lyndon Johnson]

Description: Photograph of Lyndon Johnson's burial in the Johnson Family Cemetery. Military personnel stand around Johnson's casket to the left, while a man stands with his hand over his chest near tombstones. Military personnel can be seen behind a low stone wall in the background.
Date: January 25, 1973
Creator: Dietel, Norman

[Burial of Lyndon Johnson]

Description: Photograph of the burial of Lyndon Johnson at the Johnson Family Cemetery. Military personnel are arranged around Johnson's casket to the lower left. A man stands among tombstones and a U. S. flag to the right. Military personnel are visible in the background.
Date: January 25, 1973
Creator: Dietel, Norman

[Choir Singing in a Stadium]

Description: Photograph of a choir of teenagers singing in an open air stadium. The young men and women are wearing long robes and stoles and are being conducted by a woman wearing a black hood and dress. A pianist and piano is partially visible to the left of the choir. Audience members are visible behind the choir and the majority are covered by a canopy.
Date: April 1961
Creator: Dietel, Norman

[Church Altar]

Description: Photograph of a cloth covered church altar with a cross and two candles. A list of hymns hangs on the wall to the right and a curtain hangs behind the altar. The ceiling is made up of logs.
Date: unknown
Creator: Dietel, Norman