First Lady Lady Bird Johnson

Cokie Roberts and Betty Boyd Caroli talked about the life and influence of first lady Lady Bird Johnson and responded to telephone calls… read more

Cokie Roberts and Betty Boyd Caroli talked about the life and influence of first lady Lady Bird Johnson and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. They discussed her business career, becoming a self-made millionaire, and her assistance in her husband’s political career. As first lady she was known for her “beautification” campaign that helped preserve the environment. Dave Schafer gave a video tour of the LBJ Ranch. Marjorie Morton, the social secretary of the former first lady, gave a tour of Mrs. Johnson office in the Johnson Presidential Library. Many video and audio clips were shown, including a 1999 interview with Mrs. Johnson. 

This was the 27th episode in the C-SPAN series “First Ladies: Influence and Image.” close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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First Lady Lady Bird Johnson

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Program ID:
314534-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 18, 2013
Last Aired:
Dec 30, 2013

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  • Nov 18, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 18, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Nov 18, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 18, 2013 | 9:47pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 18, 2013 | 11:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 23, 2013 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Nov 23, 2013 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 29, 2013 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 30, 2013 | 1:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 30, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 30, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
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