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Joe Phipps


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CONTENTS OF NOTEBOOK #1

 

 

 

 

 

 

Radio transcript

Introduction by Joe Phipps for the Lyndon Johnson Rally and speech [by Johnson?] in support of Johnson

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Joe Phipps [?]

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May 22

Letters

Various letters, incl. one from Roy Baker to Elmer Parish, and two from Joe [Phipps?] to George Meyer

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Newspaper Clipping

Campaign Ad for George Peddy cut from a newspaper

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Organizational Chart

Chart of LBJ radio campaign organization

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Price listing

Fees paid to radio stations, presumably for campaign air time

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Booklet

Booklet of radio air time prices for political campaigns

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Radio transcript

Introduction [by Joe Phipps?] for an address delivered by Lyndon Johnson

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Newspaper Clipping

Clippings incl.:

  1. Campaign ad for Lyndon Johnson
  2. B&W photo of Johnson during campaign
  3. Articles about the campaign

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Jul 25, 1948

List

List of radio stations to which "the 5 minute transcribed series" were sent

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June 23, 1948

Speech excerpts and guidelines

Blurb, presumably from a speech to be given by Johnson; also, a brief outline of speech strategy, as well as a suggested section of a speech

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Informational Packet

Informational packet for local party chairmen concerning radio broadcast strategy for Johnson's campaign

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Speech excerpt

Blurb, presumably from a speech to be given by Johnson, w/ conclusion by broadcaster

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Summary

Summary of campaign radio series announcements

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Radio ad

Radio ad for Johnson campaign

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Radio transcript

Introduction by Joe Phipps for an address delivered by Lyndon Johnson

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June 30, 1948

Speech notes

Paper labeled "Speech material" with various tidbits of local knowledge for campaigning

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June 29, 1948

Schedule, Notes, and Checklists

Schedule of the evening's events w/ notes for Johnson and various checklists of men and issues; also with landing locations for the helicopter

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Radio transcript

Introduction by Joe Phipps for an address delivered by Lyndon Johnson

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Schedule, Notes, and Checklists

Schedule of events w/ notes for Johnson and various checklists of men and issues; also with landing locations for the helicopter

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CONTENTS OF NOTEBOOK #2

 

 

 

 

 

 

Schedule, Notes, and Checklists

Schedule of events w/ notes for Johnson and various checklists of men and issues; also with landing locations for the helicopter

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1948

Interview Instructions and Guidelines

Interview instructions, guidelines, template, and expectations for an interview with a pro-Johnson farmer to be broadcast on the radio

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Joe Phipps and Robert Robinson

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Memo

Memo to Johnson staff concerning an addition to the retinue

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June 19, 1948

Summary

Shipping Summary for radio broadcast recordings sent out to radio stations

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1948

Note

Handwritten note, nearly illegible, dealing with some sort of Johnson scheduling

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Radio spots

Transcripts of various radio spots for the Johnson campaign

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Radio transcript

Introduction by Joe Phipps for an address delivered by Lyndon Johnson, with various commentators praising Johnson afterwards

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Memo

Memo to local party chairmen from the State HQ concerning the Johnson campaign endgame

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Newspaper article

Editorials supporting Lyndon Johnson for Senator

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Various

Various

Various Texas Newspapers

May, 1948

Newspaper clippings

Articles concerning the Johnson Senatorial campaign

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Various

Various

Various Texas Newspapers

1948

Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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Jul. 19-Jul. 23, 1948

Newspaper clippings

Articles concerning the Johnson Senatorial campaign

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Various

Various

Various Texas Newspapers

1948

Speech excerpt

Blurb, from a speech to be given by Johnson, w/ conclusion by broadcaster

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Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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Jul. 1- Jul. 23, 1948

Radio transcript

Radio transcript of a Johnson campaign ad

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List

List of local stations suggested for the Johnson campaign

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"List of Local Stations Suggested for the 5-minute Series"

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Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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June 25, 1948

Radio transcript

Radio transcript of a Johnson campaign ad

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Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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Jul. 19-Jul. 24, 1948

Schedule and Notes

Schedule of events w/ notes for Johnson

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1948

Memo

To Paul Belton from Joe Phipps concerning enclosed transcriptions for introductions and conclusions to radio spots for Johnson

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Radio transcript

Introduction by Joe Phipps for an address delivered by Lyndon Johnson

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Schedule, Notes, and Checklists

Schedule of events w/ notes for Johnson and various checklists of men and issues; also with landing locations for the helicopter

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1948

Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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Jul. 16-Jul. 23, 1948

List

List of questions related to campaign strategy

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Radio spot transcript

Transcript of a 15-minute radio spot by Teachers for Johnson

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Jul. 15, 1948

Schedule and Notes

Schedule of events w/ notes for Johnson

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Jul. 12-Jul. 23, 1948

Newspaper Clipping

Editorial supporting Johnson, w/ political cartoon

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"A Man, His Platform"

Sunday Courier-Times-Telegraph

June 20, 1948

Packet

Packet which is missing the first few pages, whose only title is the occasional heading "Detailed Notes" which largely consists of a lengthy attack on the myth of LBJ

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Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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CONTENTS OF NOTEBOOK #3

 

 

 

 

 

 

Letter

From Lyndon Johnson to Joe Phipps thanking Joe for his letter and for his hard work on the campaign

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Lyndon Johnson

[On LBJ Stationary]

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Sept. 2, 1948

Letters

From Joe Phipps to George Meyer concerning the sent papers, as well as some humorous reflection

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Joe Phipps

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Aug. 25, Oct. 23, 1995

Speech

Speech delivered by Johnson concerning his candidacy for the 1948 Texas Senate race

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Schedule

Travel schedule for the Johnson campaign

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Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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Radio transcript

Introduction by Joe Phipps for an address delivered by Lyndon Johnson

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Newspaper clippings

Editorials concerning Johnson's campaign

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Various

"The Johnson Candidacy"

Wichita Falls Daily and Ft. Worth Star-Telegram

May 14 and Jul. 20, 1948

Telegram

Telegram from Johnson to constituents concerning his visit to West Texas and his then impending radio speech

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Jul. 3, 1948

List

List of card recipients from LBJ

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Map

Map of Texas radio stations

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Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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Orders

Purchase orders via Western Union from J.C. Kellam to various radio stations regarding Johnson radio spots

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J.C. Kellam

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Radio transcript

Radio transcript of a Johnson campaign ad

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Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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Radio transcript

Introduction by Joe Phipps for an address delivered by Lyndon Johnson

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Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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Memo

Telegram via Western Union to Johnson from A. E. Richards concerning the lack of a water supply in a constituent area

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A.E. Richards

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Schedule

Travel schedule for the Johnson campaign

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Summary

Summary of Radio spot rates on various radio stations

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Schedule

Travel schedule for the Johnson campaign

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Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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Radio transcript

Radio transcript for various Johnson campaign ads and speeches

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Outline

Outline for "Housewives' Package" portion of the Johnson campaign

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"Housewives' Package"

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List

List of proposed radio stations for Johnson campaign

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"Proposed list of Stations for 5 minute Series"

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Radio transcript

Radio transcript for various Johnson campaign ads and speeches

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Summary

Summary of potential radio costs as well as a list of times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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Memo

Memo from J. Edward Johnson to Lyndon Johnson concerning some campaign pictures

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J. Edward Johnson

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Jul. 1, 1948

Newspaper copy

Copy of a B&W photo of Johnson getting on his campaign helicopter w/ caption

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"Hopping Off to Tyler"

Tyle Courier-Times

June 16, 1948

Radio instructions

Some sort of instructions to the KTRE radio station

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Outilne

Informational packet concerning the general strategic outline of Johnson's campaign

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Instructions

Instructions for Johnson campaign workers

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"Instructions for Advance Men"

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Minibiography

Brief sketch of Johnson's life

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"Thumbnail Biography of Lyndon B. Johnson"

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Radio transcript

Radio transcript for various Johnson campaign ads and speeches

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Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign, as well as potential stations to use in the future

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Newspaper clippings

Various editorial articles supporting Johnson's campaign

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Margaret Mayer and others

"On Correction of 1941 Error in Judgement [sic]" and others

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Radio transcript

Radio transcript for a Johnson campaign speeches

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Interview Instructions and Guidelines

Interview instructions, guidelines, template, and expectations for an interview with a pro-Johnson farmer to be broadcast on the radio

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Joe Phipps and Robert Robinson

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Budget

Operational budget for Johnson campaign

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Radio transcript

Radio transcript for various Johnson campaign ads and speeches

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Newspaper clipping

Editorial support Johnson

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"A Choice to Make"

Longview Journal

May 13, 1948

Notes

Barely legible handwritten notes about Texas towns

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Radio transcript

Radio transcript for a Johnson speech

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CONTENTS OF NOTEBOOK #4

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outline and guidelines

Outline and guidelines for the Johnson campaign, w/ specific reference to the radio campaign and its uses, as well as the campaign themes

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"Signposts for a better Tomorrow with Lyndon Johnson"

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Memo

Memo from Louis Cook to John Connally concerning radio station spots for the Johnson campaign

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Louis Cook

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Jun. 16, 1948

Summary

Summary of radio times purchased at various stations by the Johnson campaign

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Jul. 1-July3, 1948

Memo

Memo from William Roberts to Lyndon Johnson concerning new radio opportunities; on KRLD Dallas Columbia Broadcasting System stationary; w/ rates attached

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William Roberts

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Jun. 8, 1948

Guidelines

Guidelines for use of the 5-minute speech series printed by the Johnson campaign for radio station use

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"Instructions on Lyndon Johnson Transcriptions"

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Summary

Summary list of radio stations employed by the Johnson campaign, w/ a schedule for future use; also w/ lists of stations receiving a copy of the 5-minute speech series

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Jun. 21, 1948

Press releases and Radio transcripts

Johnson Press releases and Radio transcripts for various Johnson campaign ads and 5-minute speeches; w/ short blurb instructions

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Newspaper clippings and copies

Editorial articles supporting Johnson; incl. a B&W photo of Johnson getting into his helicopter

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"Hello, Down There"

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Memo

Memo from Claude Wild (Chairman, Johnson for Senate Committee) to local chairmen, concerning a radio schedule and exhortations to active campaigning

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Claude Wild

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Chronology

Chronology and schedule of entire Johnson campaign

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CONTENTS OF NOTEBOOK #5

 

 

 

 

 

 

Newspaper clippings

Various articles concerning the 1948 Texas Senatorial campaign

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Various

Various

Various

1948

B&W Photographs

(See below) [page numbers correspond to Joe Phipps' "Summer Stock: Behind the Scenes with LBJ in 48"]

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Johnson at age seven, wearing a cowboy hat and overalls (pg. 280)

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The Hancock house in Austin which served as Johnson's 1948 campaign headquarters (pg. 283)

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Johnson and Ladybird at home (pg. 283)

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1948

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Johnson flying in to a town in his Sikorsky helicopter (pg. 284)

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1948

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Johnson delivering a campaign speech in San Angelo beside his Sikorsky helicopter (pg. 284)

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1948

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Johnson landing in his Bell helicopter in River Oaks (pg. 287 and back cover)

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1948

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Johnson delivering a campaign speech beside his Bell helicopter (pg. 287)

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1948

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Johnson embracing a woman in a crowd during a campaign stop (pg. 288)

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1948

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Johnson speaking with John J. Ray, then 102 years old, of Fort Worth (pg. 288)

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1948

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Johnson working a crowd during a campaign stop (pg. 289)

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1948

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Johnson at Gladewater campaign stop with John Ben Sheppard and other area businessmen; w/ Joe Phipps in background (two copies, larger print signed by Johnson "To John Ben Sheppard, Jr., from his grateful friend, Lyndon Johnson") (pg. 289)

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1948

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Johnson playfully mocking/mimicking Coke Stevenson's mannerisms and habits (pg. 290)

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1948

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Johnson leaving the Peddy Tailor Shop in Tenaha (pg. 291)

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1948

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Johnson addressing a crowd in Central Johnson (pg. 291)

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1948

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Johnson, Lady Bird, and their two daughters (pg. 292)

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Aug. 28, 1948

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Coke Stevenson and supporters, event unknown; two copies, the second very poor quality (pg. 293)

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1948

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Johnson with Harry Truman from the observation car on Truman's tour train in Texas (pg. 294)

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Johnson with the rest of the freshman Senate class of 1949 being sworn in by Arthur Vandenburg (left to right: Arthur Vandenburg, Allan Frear, Lyndon Johnson, Robert Kerr, Paul Douglas) (pg. 295)

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1949

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Street level shot of a BF Goodrich upon which a helicopter appears to have landed

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1948

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Johnson giving a speech on a campaign stop beside his Bell helicopter

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Jul. 19, 1948

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Johnson working the crowd around his Sikorsky helicopter

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Three pictures of Lady Bird with the two girls

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Particularly blurry, very poor quality copies of shots taken of Johnson on campaign

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1948

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Johnson's tombstone

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Oct. 30, 1974

Letter

Letter from "Joe C." to "Joe [Phipps]" largely concerned with the former's opinion of the latter's book

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"Joe C."

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"Monday, May 25"

List

List of people with whom Phipps conducted oral interviews, presumably for his book

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Quotes

Quotes from various dates concerning Johnson's campaign

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Memo

Memo from Johnson to Phipps expressing gratitude for Phipps' assistance in the campaign; one is marked copy, the other version may be the original signed by Johnson

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Lyndon Johnson

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Sept. 2, 1948

List

Handwritten list of newspaper articles from Houston-area newspapers concerning Johnson

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