George Reedy Interview, September 15, 1987

Interviewee

George Reedy

Interviewer

Gregory Olson

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Description

George Reedy discusses working as the White House Press Secretary under the Johnson Administration. He describes the relationship between President Lyndon Johnson and Senator Mike Mansfield, who served as the Senate Whip during this time. Reedy discusses Mansfield’s style of leadership, politics during the Vietnam War, and his own personal impressions of Vietnam.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

President Lyndon Johnson; Senator Mike Mansfield; Vietnam War; Party politics; White House

Original Date

9-15-1987

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Gregory Olson Interviews about Mike Mansfield Oral History Collection, OH 393, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 393-003

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:30:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (9 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:36:32 minutes

Local Filename

OH_393_003.mp3; OH_393_003.pdf

George Reedy Interview, September 15, 1987

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