lyndon johnson

lyndon johnson

The President: December 1968. MP903.

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President Lyndon B. Johnson in December 1968. MP 903. Public domain. This film is from the LBJ Library moving picture collection created by the White House Naval Photographic Unit, aka the Navy Films. The films consist of monthly reports on the activities of President and Mrs. Johnson from 1963-1969. Below is an edited scene list for this film, from the LBJ Library audiovisual archives. We included useful shot descriptions where possible, although most have been cut for length. For more information please contact johnson.library@nara.gov. Christmas decorations, lighting of National Christmas Tree, 12/16/1968; White House Party for underprivileged children, 12/18/1968 ?, Luci Johnson Nugent, Lyn Nugent, Lady Bird Johnson sitting Wide shot National Christmas Tree, crowd gathered The Johnson Administration prepares for the Nixon Administration White House exterior Construction underway for Nixon inauguration Cabinet meeting discussing transition of Administrations, 12/4/1968 President-elect. Richard Nixon, Pat Nixon, Trisha Nixon visit White House; Richard Nixon, LBJ, Walt Rostow, Henry Kissinger meet in White House Oval Office, 12/12/1968 LBJ meets with the Quadriad economic advisory group, White House Cabinet Room, 12/12/1968 Martin, Zwick, Okun seated in Cabinet Room LBJ awards Enrico Fermi award to Dr. John Wheeler; Dr. Glenn Seaborg commended; White House Treaty Room, 12/2/1968 Fade to LBJ in White House East Room with Dr. Wheeler, Dr. Seaborg, zoom in Apollo 7 & Apollo 8 astronauts sign document for Treaty Room at Dinner for Space Program, White House Treaty Room, 12/9/1968 Dissolve to LBJ, astronauts, Lady Bird Johnson, V.P. Hubert Humphrey, James Webb in White House Treaty Room Close-up Walter Schirra Medium shot V.P. Hubert Humphrey, James Webb ?, Charles Lindbergh signs document Apollo 8 Lunar orbital mission, 12/21-27/1968 Apollo 8 astronauts, rocket preparing, liftoff Apollo 8 in space, footage of Apollo cabin, moon surface, reading of Genesis by astronauts Wide shot Earth from orbit, tilt down Men at Mission Control, zoom out Apollo 8 returns to Earth, splashdown recovery with helicopter LBJ speaking with Apollo 8 astronauts on telephone, 12/27/1968 LBJ sitting for bust by sculptor Robert Berks, 12/6/1968 LBJ reflects on his record of achievements as President LBJ talks about Housing Act of 1968, 12/14/1968 (Austin Oaks Housing Projects) LBJ's remarks at Pres. Commission for the Observance of the Human Rights Year 1968, International Conference Room, 12/4/1968 LBJ remarks at Report of the National Advisory Commission of Health Facilities, White House East Room, 12/12/1968 Dissolve to LBJ speaking at podium, zoom out?, Sec. Wilbur Cohen Lady Bird Johnson's Beautification activities Lady Bird Johnson at new fountain, Hains Point, 12/17/1968 Final meeting of the Beautification Committee, White House Yellow Room, 12/17/1968 Dissolve to LBJ, Lady Bird Johnson, Sec. Udall in White House Lady Bird Johnson talks about First Ladies' duties, Pat Nixon; Lady Bird Johnson receives Eleanor Roosevelt Candlestick Award, Women's Press Club dinner, 12/2/1968 Chamizal U.S.-Mexico Boundary Change ceremonies, El Paso, Texas, 12/13/1968 Dissolve to LBJ, Lady Bird Johnson, others debarking Air Force One LBJ, Pres. Diaz Ordaz? talking ? with 2 dogs: Blanco and Yuki Cabinet meeting on Middle East crisis and status of Vietnam War talks (with synch sound) Medium shot Sec. Dean Rusk, LBJ at table, Sec. Dean Rusk briefing LBJ Close-up Sec. Clark Clifford, zoom out Cab members listening, pan right LBJ, Amb. Harriman Medal of Honor ceremony, awarded posthumously to first African-American officer, Capt. Riley Pitts, White House Oval Office, 12/10/1968 Dissolve to ?, Gen. Wheeler, Sec. Clark Clifford in Oval Office Medium shot Mrs. Pitts, LBJ in Oval Office State Visit of Shaikh Sabah al-Salim al-Sabah, Emir of Kuwait, 12/11/1968 Welcoming ceremonies, full military honors, White House South Lawn LBJ, Lady Bird Joh...