Sherwin Markman Oral History Interview

Sherwin Markman, who served as special assistant to President Johnson from 1966-68, recalls his White House years and working for the… read more

Sherwin Markman, who served as special assistant to President Johnson from 1966-68, recalls his White House years and working for the president, including his civil rights work with the Black Panthers. Mr. Markman also served as Deputy Director of Congressional Liaison for the Agency for International Development from 1965-66, and is the co-author of W. Marvin Watson’s book, Chief of Staff: Lyndon Johnson and His Presidency. W. Marvin Watson served as President Johnson’s chief of staff after Bill Moyers resigned in 1966.

The interviews was conducted by former LBJ speechwriters Harry Middleton and Bob Hardesty for the Lyndon Johnson Presidential Library. close

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Sherwin Markman Oral History Interview

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Program ID:
317719-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 22, 2014
Last Aired:
Mar 16, 2014

Airing Details

  • Feb 22, 2014 | 9:12pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 23, 2014 | 1:12am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 02, 2014 | 1:15pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 08, 2014 | 5:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 09, 2014 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 16, 2014 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3