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.
President Lyndon Johnson; Senator Mike Mansfield; Vietnam War; Party politics; White House
Gregory Olson Interviews about Mike Mansfield Oral History Collection, OH 393, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
1 sound cassette (01:30:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (9 p.: 28 cm.)
Reedy, George, "George Reedy Interview, September 15, 1987" (1987). Gregory Olson Interviews about Mike Mansfield Oral History Collection. 1.