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    LBJ Tapes: Civil Rights Act Anniversary

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    President Lyndon Johnson’s phone calls on the passing and signing of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The Act was signed into law on July 2, 1964. Note: Some language may be offensive.

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    The LBJ Tapes: Civil Rights Workers

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    President Lyndon Johnson talked with administration officials and others about the three missing civil rights workers in Mississippi, the tax bill in Congress and questions about the Johnson…

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    The LBJ Tapes: North Vietnam Bombing Missions

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    President Lyndon Johnson talked about halting the bombing of North Vietnam and its effect on the pending presidential election and his address to the nation. Ken Hughes provided an insight…

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    The LBJ Tapes: South Vietnam Ambassadorship

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    President Lyndon Johnson talked with advisors and Congressional leaders about replacing the Ambassador to South Vietnam, increasing troop levels, appointing a Securities and Exchange…

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    The LBJ Tapes: 50th Anniversary Democratic National Convention

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    President Lyndon Johnson’s calls with Vice President Hubert Humphrey and others about Democratic National Convention in Chicago and calls that led up to the November 5 election. Note: Some…

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    The LBJ Tapes: February 1964

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    President Lyndon Johnson talked with advisors about school desegregation in Alabama, Vietnam, and the continuing Congressional probe of the top aide to LBJ when he was a Senator. Note: Some…

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    The LBJ Tapes: The 1968 Presidential Election

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    President Lyndon Johnson talked with advisors about the Democratic National Convention, how the Vietnam war is affecting the campaign, and the results of the election. Note: Some language…

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    The LBJ Tapes: Senator Dirksen Conversations

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    President Lyndon Johnson’s calls with Senator Everett Dirksen about negotiations on key legislation including the Civil Rights and Voting Rights bills, bargaining over key appointments and…

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    The LBJ Tapes: Subversive Activities Control Board

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    President Lyndon Johnson talked with advisors about the war in Vietnam, a controversial judicial appointment and the Subversive Activities Control Board. Note: Some language may be…

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    The LBJ Tapes: Civil Unrest

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    President Lyndon Johnson talked with advisors about violent civil rights demonstrations around the country and Congressional opposition to proposed tax increases and to more spending for…

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    The LBJ Tapes: Kosygin Visit

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    President Lyndon Johnson’s calls about a visit to the UN by Soviet premier Alexi Kosygin and President Johnson’s efforts to set up a meeting. The President talks to Senate Foreign Relations…

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    The LBJ Tapes: Appointments

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    President Lyndon Johnson talked about appointments, the economy, foreign policy, and leaks to the press in calls with Vice President Hubert Humphrey, Senate Republican Leader Everett…

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    The LBJ Tapes: Vietnam Peace Proposals

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    President Lyndon Johnson discussed the war in Vietnam, including peace proposals from foreign leaders and from Senator Robert Kennedy. He also discussed an agreement with the Soviet Union about…

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    The LBJ Tapes: North Carolina Politics

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    President Lyndon Johnson discussed North Carolina politics and school desegregation, a government defense contract for Lockheed Martin and who should become the next attorney general.…

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    The LBJ Tapes: Vietnam War and CIA Operations

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    From February 1967, President Lyndon Johnson discussed the war in Vietnam, CIA operations, and a judicial appointment supported by Senate Minority Leader Everett Dirksen.  Also,…

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    LBJ Tapes: Dirksen Phone Calls

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    The 1963-1969 calls between President Johnson and Senate Republican Leader Everett Dirksen as they negotiate over key legislation, including the Civil Rights, Voting Rights bills and tax and gold…

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    President Nixon 1969 Inauguration

    C-SPAN showed highlights of the 1969 inauguration of Richard Nixon. The footage, courtesy of the Senate Recording Studio, included the swearing-in of Vice President Spiro Agnew and President…

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    Everett Dirksen on Lobbying

    Senator Dirksen appeared in a 1963 television broadcast to his constituents about the lobbying process in Washington. In the broadcast he talked about his experiences working with…

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    1968 U.S. Capitol Tour

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    1952 Floor Fight on Seating of GA Delegates

    A floor fight between the delegates of Robert A. Taft (R-OH) and Gen. Eisenhower developed during the 1952 Republican National Convention over the seating of Georgia delegates.

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