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|Creator:||Okamoto, Yoichi R. (Yoichi Robert), 1915-|
|Title:||President Lyndon Johnson delivers remarks at the signing ceremony for the Voting Rights Act in the Capitol Rotunda, Washington, DC, with a statue of Abraham Lincoln in the background|
|Date:||1965 Aug. 6|
This is a photograph of President Johnson making remarks on the occasion of signing the Voting Rights Act in the Capitol Rotunda with a statue of Abraham Lincoln in the background.
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|Subjects:||Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 | Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Statues | African Americans--Civil rights | Civil rights--United States | Speeches, addresses, etc. | Capitol Rotunda (United States Capitol, Washington, D.C.) | Presidents--United States | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871|
|Institution:||Lyndon Baines Johnson Library|
|Contributors:||Lyndon Baines Johnson Library|
Control Number: A1029-7A, 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=692|