Lyndon B. Johnson

Special Air Mission (SAM) 26000, President John F. Kennedy's Air Force One, sits on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in the Presidential Gallery on November 20, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio.  SAM 26000 flew JFK's body from Dallas to Washington D.C. Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the new president on the plane earlier in the day.  (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Former Air Force One Jet At Center Of Battle Between Ohio And Texas

The jet that became Air Force One after Lyndon B. Johnson took the oath of office following the assassination of President Kennedy in Dallas is at the center of brewing battle between states of Ohio and Texas.

01/15/2014

Dealey Plaza in downtown Dallas.(credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Historic JFK Assassination Items On Display

Many items that make up the searing images from the assassination of President John F. Kennedy are available for public viewing 50 years later, in cities all over the country.

11/08/2013

Indian Prime minister Indira Gandhi (C) chats with American president Lyndon Johnson and his wife Lady Bird before a dinner at the White House in 1966. (credit: STF/AFP/Getty Images)

LBJ & Lady Bird Courtship Love Letters Released

The entire collection of nearly 100 love letters written between Lyndon Johnson and Lady Bird Johnson during their 2 1/2-month courtship in 1934 is being made available to the public for the first time beginning on Valentine’s Day.

02/13/2013

Robert Caro attends The Authors Night 2010 at The East Hampton Library on August 14, 2010 in East Hampton, New York. (credit: Eugene Gologursky/Getty Images for East Hampton Library)

Caro Continues LBJ Obsession In New Book

Robert Caro has been writing about Lyndon Johnson for nearly 40 years, and his fans — as anxious as “Harry Potter” followers — have waited a decade for the latest volume.

04/30/2012

Credit: Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Museum and Library

LBJ Library Redesign To Focus On Policy Legacy

The keepers of President Lyndon B. Johnson’s legacy have embarked on an ambitious project to elevate awareness of the Texas Democrat’s accomplishments in his quest for civil and social justice.

12/26/2011

George And Laura Bush Attend Groundbreaking For Bush Presidential Center

Bush Library Fundraising Has Surpassed Goal

George W. Bush has already surpassed his goal of raising more than $300 million to support his presidential library.

09/18/2011

President Lyndon B. Johnson (R) confers, on August 8, 1965, in the White House with the U.S. Ambassador to South Vietnam, General Maxwell Taylor (L). (credit: AFP/AFP/Getty Images)

LBJ Library To Release Pentagon Papers

Precisely 40 years after they began to appear in The New York Times, triggering a constitutional crisis over freedom of the press, the Pentagon Papers will be released at the Lyndon B. Johnson Library and Museum and other sites Monday.

06/12/2011