LBJ

The Cabinet Oak Project Celebrates Art, a Historic Tree, and LBJ’s Legacy

April 19, 2023 | By Clayton Maxwell

If only this branch could talk. During a 2020 thunderstorm, a giant limb of a 300-year-old live oak at the Lyndon B.

An Expectant Mother Contemplates Growth at Austin’s Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

March 16, 2023 | By Ali Montag

Recipe: Lady Bird Johnson’s King Ranch Casserole

January 24, 2023 | By

After mentioning Ro-Tel in an interview, Lady Bird Johnson is credited with putting the canned tomato brand on the U.S.

Looking Back on the Dedication of the LBJ Library 50 Years Ago

April 29, 2021 | By Traces of Texas

An LBJ Enthusiast Retraces the Route of Her School Field Trips in Search of History—and Herself

September 30, 2019 | By Robyn Ross

Every May, after the bluebonnets had faded from the hills around Marble Falls, my classmates and I would pack sack lunches, board a diesel-powered school bus, and hit the road. The annual field trip was the last major educational event before the school year ended. Or was it?

The 50th Anniversary of LBJ’s Return to his Texas Hill Country Ranch

February 28, 2019 | By

Jan. 20 Marks 50 Years Since LBJ’s Return to Texas

January 18, 2019 | By John Lumpkin

Fifty years ago this Sunday, a crowd gathered at Austin’s Bergstrom Air Force Base with handwritten signs displaying messages like “Nation’s Loss is Texas’ Gain!” The University of Texas Longhorn band played as Director Vincent DiNino waved his baton in the chilly air. 

Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson’s Peach Ice Cream

June 25, 2008 | By

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