Ex-Secret Service agent, Johnson family friend James Hardin, 80, dies
James Hardin, a Secret Service agent assigned to President Lyndon Johnson who became a longtime family friend, died Tuesday at his Fredericksburg home, the LBJ Presidential Library and Museum said. Two years after the death of President John F.
LBJ visit to Lake Erie led to cleaner waters
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“And sure enough, later that year Lyndon Johnson came to Buffalo with his wife and several other key dignitaries including governor Rockefeller,” she said. “And they toured the Buffalo River and they toured Lake Erie and they experienced firsthand what ...
LBJ: 'Convince the Lowest White Man He's Better Than the Best Colored Man'
Claim: President Lyndon B. Johnson once said, "If you can convince the lowest white man he's better than the best colored man, he won't notice you're picking his pocket. Hell, give him somebody to look down on, and he'll empty his pockets for you." True.
Learn part of America's story at LBJ National Historical Park on Aug. 25
While the Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park, with facilities in Johnson City and the Stonewall area, might not have the grandeur of Yellowstone or the Great Smoky Mountains, Schafer pointed out that the parks system has several facets. “One of ...