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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

[Letter from John J. Herrera - 1966-01-22]

Description: Letter from John J. Herrera on January 22, 1966, asking a member of Congress for their help getting President Lyndon B. Johnson to recognize the work of the League of United Latin American Citizens and proclaim the week of February 13 - 19, 1966 to be National LULAC Week.
Date: January 22, 1966
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Lyndon B. Johnson and Lady Bird Johnson wait to greet the Kennedys at Love Field]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. This image shows Vice-President and Mrs. Johnson walking in front of a motorcade limousine on the tarmac at Love Field on the morning of November 22, 1963, waiting to welcome the Kennedys to Dallas.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[President Kennedy speaking outside the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald photographer William Allen. This photograph shows President Kennedy speaking in the parking lot of the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth at about 8:45 a.m. on the day of the assassination. Others seen in the photograph are, left to right: Texas State Senator Donley "Don" Kennard (at left edge), Senator Ralph Yarborough, Texas Governor John Connally, and Vice President Lyndon Johnson.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[President Kennedy speaking outside the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald photographer William Allen. This photograph shows President Kennedy speaking in the parking lot of the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth at about 8:45 a.m. on the day of the assassination. Others seen in the photograph are, left to right: Texas State Senator Donley "Don" Kennard (at left edge), Senator Ralph Yarborough, Texas Governor John Connally, and Vice President Lyndon Johnson.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[President Kennedy leaving the Hotel Texas]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows President Kennedy exiting the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth on the morning of November 22, 1963. The small crowd surrounding President Kennedy includes Governor John Connally, Assistant White House Press Secretary Malcolm Kilduff, Congressman Jim Wright and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[President Kennedy speaking outside the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald photographer William Allen. This photograph shows President Kennedy speaking in the parking lot of the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth at about 8:45 a.m. on the day of the assassination. Others seen in the photograph are, left to right: Texas State Senator Donley "Don" Kennard (at left edge), Senator Ralph Yarborough, Texas Governor John Connally, and Vice President Lyndon Johnson.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[Car used to carry Lyndon Johnson from Parkland to Love Field]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer showing the pilot car from the Kennedy motorcade, driven by Dallas Police Deputy Chief George L. Lumpkin, at Parkland Hospital. The other men inside are unidentified. This is the car that was used to drive Lyndon Johnson from Parkland Hospital back to Love Field.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[President Kennedy speaking outside the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows President Kennedy at the podium addressing the audience in the parking lot of the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth on the morning of November 22, 1963. Texas State Senator Donley "Don" Kennard appears on the left; to the viewer's right of President Kennedy, Texas Governor John Connally and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson are visible.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[President Kennedy speaking outside the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows President Kennedy at the podium addressing the audience in the parking lot of the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth on the morning of November 22, 1963. Texas State Senator Donley "Don" Kennard appears on the left; to the viewer's right of President Kennedy, Texas Governor John Connally and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson are visible.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[Lyndon B. Johnson leaving Parkland Hospital]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by an unidentified Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. This image shows Lyndon B. Johnson, now the President of the United States, and Secret Service agent Rufus Youngblood leaving Parkland Hospital to return to Love Field on November 22, 1963. A white vehicle with rooftop lights, from the Oneal Funeral Home, is visible in the background.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[Vice President and Mrs. Johnson at Love Field]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. This image shows Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson and his wife Lady Bird Johnson awaiting President and Mrs. Kennedy at Love Field on the morning of November 22, 1963.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[Mayor Cabell and wife welcoming the Kennedys at Love Field]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. This image shows President Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy being welcomed by Dallas Mayor Earle Cabell and his wife Dearie at Love Field on the morning of November 22, 1963. The president is almost completely obscured, standing behind his wife. Mrs. Cabell is handing Mrs. Kennedy a bouquet of red roses. Vice President Johnson stands behind the roses. Texas Governor John Connally stands behind Mrs. Kennedy. Senator Ralph Yarborough is at the bottom of the stairs. Two Secret Service agents stand side-by-side at the top of the stairs, both with coats over their arms: Roy Kellerman and Clint Hill.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[President Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson at the Fort Worth breakfast]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows President Kennedy and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson along with Lady Bird Johnson at the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce breakfast at the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth on November 22, 1963.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[President Kennedy and Vice President Johnson at Fort Worth breakfast]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows President Kennedy and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson at the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce breakfast at the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth on November 22, 1963. Lady Bird Johnson is at the left edge of the picture.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[President Kennedy and Vice President Johnson together at the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce breakfast]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows President Kennedy and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson along with Lady Bird Johnson at the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce breakfast at the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth on November 22, 1963.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[Vice President Johnson and his wife Lady Bird at Love Field]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by a Dallas Times Herald staff photographer. This image shows Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson and his wife Lady Bird Johnson at Love Field on the morning of November 22, 1963.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Dallas Times Herald
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce Breakfast for President Kennedy]

Description: Original black and white photographic negative taken by Dallas Times Herald staff photographer William Allen. This image shows President Kennedy and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson along with Lady Bird Johnson at the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce breakfast at the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth on November 22, 1963.
Date: November 22, 1963
Creator: Allen, William
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

[Photograph of a Ranch House at LBJ National Historical Park]

Description: Photograph of the main ranch house at the Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park. The park was the birthplace, home, ranch, and final resting place of President Johnson. There is a white fence out in front of the ranch house and a tower behind it. On the back is a stamp for Keller's Studio.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Postcard from Douglas M. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1976-08-02]

Description: Postcard from Douglas M. Herrera to his parents, John J. and Olivia C. Herrera. The image on the front of the postcard is a portrait of Lyndon B. Johnson from the LBJ Library in Austin, Texas. Douglas is visiting Austin on business and stopped by the presidential library with his son Michael.
Date: August 2, 1976
Creator: Herrera, Douglas M.
Item Type: Postcard
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Lyndon B. Johnson - 1962-07-09]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson, through Johnson's Executive Assistant Clifton Carter, requesting an appointment between July 19th to 30th, 1962. Herrera would like to help setting up a meeting with someone in the Attorney General's office in order to discuss an immigration matter.
Date: July 9, 1962
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

El Presidente Johnson durante toda su vida se ha preocupado, interesado, y extendido su ayuda a los americanos de descendencia mexicana y española

Description: Document describing the ways President Lyndon Johnson has, over the course of his political career, helped and promoted Mexican and Hispanic Americans. The article advocates re-electing President Johnson his Vice Presidential nominee, Hubert Humphrey.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Paper
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to J. Carlos McCormick - 1963-11-29]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to J. Carlos McCormick, Democratic National Committee, relating the reception LULAC had given to the Kennedys and the Johnsons. Herrera is "heartsick," as it was only fifteen hours later that President Kennedy was dead. Herrera says that he is determined to keep the Latinos together in Texas.
Date: November 29, 1963
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library