Lyndon B. Johnson


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Interviewees discuss the presidency of Lyndon B. Johnson (1963-1969).

Highlights
Betty Cole Dukert on various Presidents and Meet the Press: Lyndon B. Johnson
10:43
Walter Cronkite on his on-air editorial that he felt the country should get out of Vietnam; what this meant to the country and the Johnson administration
05:11
Barbara Walters on informally meeting President Lyndon Johnson
01:04
Dan Rather on covering the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago and Lyndon Johnson
07:44
Tom and Dick Smothers on their relationship with the Johnson administration
02:35
Executive Producer Lewis Bernstein on how executives Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett's approach to Sesame Street was an outgrowth of Lyndon Johnson's "Great Society"
01:02
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Peter Arnett

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Peter Arnett on the reaction of the Lyndon Johnson administration to his AP reporting from Vietnam
09:50

Lewis Bernstein

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Executive Producer Lewis Bernstein on how executives Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett's approach to Sesame Street was an outgrowth of Lyndon Johnson's "Great Society"
01:02

Walter Cronkite

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Walter Cronkite on his on-air editorial that he felt the country should get out of Vietnam; what this meant to the country and the Johnson administration
05:11

Sam Donaldson

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Sam Donaldson on covering the 1971 Fulbright Hearings on Vietnam 
01:48

Betty Cole Dukert

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Betty Cole Dukert on various Presidents and Meet the Press: Lyndon B. Johnson
10:43

Reuven Frank

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Reuven Frank on the 1964 Democratic presidential convention
02:58
Reuven Frank on the 1964 Democratic political convention, which produced Lyndon B. Johnson as the nominee
02:52

William Froug

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William Froug on doing a film with Rod Serling after JFK died introducing Lyndon Johnson to the world
11:23

Leonard H. Goldenson

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Leonard H. Goldenson on his close relationships with several American presidents - Lyndon B. Johnson
03:24

Lucy Jarvis

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Lucy Jarvis on producing the NBC News documentary Who Shall Live?
02:35

Ted Koppel

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Ted Koppel on reporting on JFK's assassination for ABC radio
02:21

Brian Lamb

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Brian Lamb on the Detroit riots of 1967
05:52
Brian Lamb on his Navy career in the Johnson White House
02:48

Robert MacNeil

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Robert MacNeil on working on The Huntley-Brinkley Report and covering the 1964 campaign
07:13
Robert MacNeil on how Kennedy and Johnson dealt with the press
11:32

Bill Monroe

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Bill Monroe on NBC News' coverage of the Vietnam War, and on covering the Lyndon B. Johnson administration
07:40

Bill Moyers

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Bill Moyers on meeting Senator Lyndon Johnson
07:30
Bill Moyers on becoming White House Press Secretary
01:45
Bill Moyers on Lyndon Johnson not being good on television
03:31
Bill Moyers on the relationship between the Johnson administration and the press during the Vietnam War
06:29
Bill Moyers on Lyndon Johnson and television 
06:27
Bill Moyers on Lyndon Johnson's thoughts on public television
06:23

Dan Rather

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Dan Rather on covering the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago and Lyndon Johnson
07:44
Dan Rather on reporting on President Johnson
08:44

Marlene Sanders

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Marlene Sanders on co-anchoring LBJ's inauguration with Peter Jennings
01:00

Max Schindler

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Max Schindler on directing the coverage of the Kennedy assassination for NBC News
08:41
Max Schindler on directing coverage of the Vietnam War for NBC News
07:21

Tom Smothers

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Tom and Dick Smothers on their relationship with the Johnson administration
02:35

Dick Smothers

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Tom and Dick Smothers on their relationship with the Johnson administration
02:35

Sanford Socolow

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Sanford Socolow on the friendship between Frank Stanton and Lyndon Johnson and whether it influenced CBS news coverage of Vietnam
04:17

Frank Stanton

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Frank Stanton on his relationship with Lyndon B. Johnson
08:00

Robert Trout

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Robert Trout on covering the 1964 Democratic Convention (Lyndon B. Johnson)
07:15

Mike Wallace

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Mike Wallace on interviewing President Lyndon B. Johnson
04:32

Barbara Walters

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Barbara Walters on informally meeting President Lyndon Johnson
01:04

Brian Williams

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Brian Williams on writing a letter to President Lyndon B. Johnson at age eight
03:06

Perry Wolff

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Perry Wolff on going to work for CBS making documentaries and his friendship with Lady Bird Johnson, wife of President Lyndon B. Johnson
05:20

David L. Wolper

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David L. Wolper on doing convention films in 1964 for Lyndon B. Johnson
03:29

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