Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library Holdings


The LBJ Presidential Library is one of 14 presidential libraries administered by the National Archives and Records Administration. Today, the library houses more than 45 million pages; an extensive audiovisual collection, including more than 650,000 photos and 5,000 hours of recordings; and, approximately 2,000 oral history interviews. The papers of Lyndon B. Johnson, which form the core of the library's holdings, include the White House files of his presidency (1963-1969), and papers from his service as a U.S. Congressman (1937-1949), U.S. Senator (1949-1961), and Vice President (1961-1963). A portion of those collections have been digitized (see Online Collections). For material related to the Civil Rights Movement, search the relevant subject guides under "Domestic" affairs located here.