April - June 1965
Poverty Tour of the Appalachian region.
President Johnson meets with the Governors
of 7 Appalachian States.
Running Time: 0:28
Mrs Johnson travels to the economically depressed
areas of eastern Kentucky.
LBJ wraps up his poverty tour of the Appalachian
January 8, 1964
State of the Union - Declaration on the War on Poverty
Running Time = 40:35
November 29, 1963
Bill Moyers. Special Assistant to the President; Press
AUDIO: WH 6403-04
Running Time = 1:51
LBJ suggests statement for the war on poverty
November 5, 1964
James Farmer. 1961 CORE (Congress on Racial Equality) National
Director. Helped organize student sit-ins and Freedom Rides
in the Deep South.
Running Time = 6:04
Farmer congratulates LBJ; LBJ thanks Farmer
for his support in campaign,
support of Negro community; Lady Bird Johnson's whistlestop
LBJ tells Farmer he will work now on poverty,
education programs, especially for youth.