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

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.
Date: March 7, 1962
Creator: Knudsen, Robert L. (Robert LeRoy), 1929-1989
Item Type: Photograph
Location Info:
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

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

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".
Date: August 27, 1973
Creator: Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Engraved print of Abraham Lincoln

Description: Head-and-shoulders portrait of Abraham Lincoln with notation in lower left corner, "From life by F.B. Carpenter, 1864,"
Date: 1864
Creator: Carpenter, F. B.
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Awaiting the Train]

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.
Date: December 5, 1987
Creator: Cherokee County Historical Society
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Cherokee County Historical Commission

Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas.

Description: This book is a biographical view of Dallas, Texas and its history. The book uses many narratives of the individuals who helped shape Dallas history. The book has various content including: biographies of all of the U.S. Presidents; a list of Dallas County pioneers from 1841-1850; an overview of Dallas history; and hundreds of brief biographies, including some illustrations.
Date: 1892
Creator: Lewis Publishing Company
Item Type: Book
Partner: Dallas Public Library

Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene

Description: Photograph of a group of women standing beside Lyndon B. Johnson. They are in a room with a tree pattern on the wall behind them and curtains on the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene

Description: Photograph of Lyndon B. Johnson and others on a curtained stage at a banquet in Abilene. Johnson is standing in front, holding a microphone. One woman is sitting at a piano. Three other people are standing behind her. There are other people sitting at tables in front of the stage.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene

Description: Photograph of women talking to Lyndon B. Johnson at a banquet. They are standing by a table with food. There are other women in the background.
Date: 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene

Description: Photograph of three men on stage at a banquet on Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene. One man is standing, holding a microphone. Lyndon B. Johnson is sitting on the piano bench. Ed Connally is standing behind him. There are curtains behind them and a speaker and candle on the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene

Description: Photograph of three people on stage at a banquet on Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene. A man and woman are sitting in chairs, and Lyndon B. Johnson is standing on the right. There are curtains behind them and a piano on the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene

Description: Photograph of four people on stage at a banquet on Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene. An unknown man and Lyndon B. Johnson are sitting in chairs on the left. On the right, one woman is sitting at a piano while another is standing, singing into a microphone. There are curtains behind them and a speaker on the right.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lyndon B. Johnson Day in Abilene

Description: Photograph of seven women sitting in a semicircle on couches and chairs with Lyndon B. Johnson. There is a table in the middle, and there are floral curtains behind them.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Lyndon Johnson

Description: President Lyndon Baines Johnson signs an autograph
Date: November 3, 1964
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Lyndon Johnson

Description: President Lyndon Baines Johnson signs an autograph
Date: November 3, 1964
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Homenaje a John F. Kennedy

Description: Pamphlet containing two tribute songs written by members of the band Internacional for President John F. Kennedy. Internacional had performed for the President at the Rice Hotel in Houston, Texas, the night before his assassination.
Date: 196u
Creator: Internacional
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library