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Oral history transcript, Dr. Samuel Halperin, interview S-I, 7/24/1968, by Steve Trachtenberg

Biographical information; Senator Wayne Morse; Clayton Powell; Chair of Education and Labor; loss of power in 1966; Edith Green; liberal on education; lasting impact; offered amendments under JFK and LBJ; critical of Office of Economic Opportunity…

Oral history transcript, Robert Fleming, interview S-I, 11/8/1979, by David Culbert

Daily summaries of TV networks to LBJ; Bureau Chiefs set up TV control room at White House; Bill Moyers and Peter Benchley leaving the White House; Jack Valenti; monitored 11:00 to 1:00pm TV news shows for LBJ; LBJ believed Texans were resented;…

Oral history transcript, Elaine Fischesser and Ellen Taylor Cooper, interview 1 (I), 12/9/1967, by Douglass Cater

Mrs. Fischesser first encounters Lady Bird; Lady Bird's Aunt Effie; Lady Bird's love of reading; Mrs. Fischesser's first encounter with LBJ; Mrs. Cooper's first encounter with Lady Bird; Nettie Mason Patillo; Mrs. Cooper's first encounter with LBJ;…

Oral history transcript, Ralph Dungan, interview 1 (I), 4/18/1969, by Paige E. Mulhollan

Biographical information; Landrum Griffin bill; relations between Senate staffs of JFK and LBJ; JFK LBJ relationship; labor and the 1960 campaign; Walter Jenkins; Vice President LBJ involved in Texas politics; 1963 trip to Texas; JFK assassination…

Oral history transcript, George Christian and Harry Middleton, interview S-1, 4/1/1996

Difficulty in seeing LBJ's personality through his papers; LBJ's power in the Senate and ability to persuade people to support his ideas; LBJ's relationship with Senator Richard Russell; Russell's reluctance to serve on the Warren Commission; LBJ's…

Oral history transcript, S. Douglass Cater, interview 1 (I), 4/29/1969, by David G. McComb

Biographical information; LBJ as an atypical southerner; writing article on Ernest Thompson and the Texas Railroad Commission; Cater a visiting professor at Princeton; LBJ shows signs of liberalism; Cater turns down first offer of employment by LBJ;…

Oral history transcript, Leslie Carpenter, interview 1 (I), 2/6/1969, by Joe B. Frantz

Personal observations of LBJ and JFK before their White House years, especially LBJ in the congress; LBJ's Senate campaigns; the 1960 campaign; "Whistle Stop" campaign of Lady Bird; the Bobby Baker scandal; Rayburn-LBJ relationship; LBJ and the…