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President Lyndon Johnson, standing behind a podium, delivers remarks at the signing ceremony for the Voting Rights Act in the Capitol Rotunda, Washington, DC

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Creator:Wolfe, Frank
Title:President Lyndon Johnson, standing behind a podium, delivers remarks at the signing ceremony for the Voting Rights Act in the Capitol Rotunda, Washington, DC
Date:1965 Aug. 6
Description:

This is a photograph of President Johnson giving his remarks at the signing ceremony for the Voting Rights Act on August 6, 1965. It is a wide-angle picture showing Vice President Hubert Humphrey, President Johnson's daughter Luci Johnson, and many guests.

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

Types:Color photographs
Subjects:Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 | Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978 | Nugent, Luci Baines Johnson | Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Statues | African Americans--Civil rights | Civil rights--United States | Speeches, addresses, etc. | Capitol Rotunda (United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.) | Washington (D.C.)
Collection:Presidential Timeline of the Twentieth Century
Institution:Lyndon Baines Johnson Library
Contributors:Lyndon Baines Johnson Library. | Presidential Timeline of the Twentieth Century.
Online Publisher:Austin, TX: Learning Technology Center. The University of Texas at Austin; | Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration | 2008
Original Material:

Control Number: 34957-1, Collection: White House Photo Office Collection, Series: Johnson White House Photographs, Lyndon Baines Johnson Library.

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Forms part of: Presidential Timeline of the Twentieth Century.

Persistent Link to Item:http://www.presidentialtimeline.org/html/record.php?id=657