Title
President Lyndon B. Johnson Speaks in Dayton, Ohio
Producing Organization
WYSO
Contributing Organization
WYSO (Yellow Springs, Ohio)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/27-v40js9hs79
If you have more information about this item than what is given here, we want to know! Contact us, indicating the AAPB ID (cpb-aacip/27-v40js9hs79).
Description
President Lyndon B. Johnson (August 27, 1908-January 22, 1973) spoke at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds in Dayton, Ohio on September 5, 1966 as part of a local Labor Day Celebration. As part of a Presidential tour across the country, President Johnson came to Dayton to talk about the problems of the people and other issues facing the country, including the Vietnam War. He referred to young people of American as a rich and inexhaustible and unpredictable resource. President Johnson talked about how the youth will shape their ideals and philosophy. He voiced concern that willful violence or willful indifference can tear a country apart by slow eroding confidence and regard for each other. He suggested that the nation needed to give youth more than just a right to decent meaning not just give them an opportunity to declare against something but a chance to declare for something.
Asset type
Program
Subjects
Labor; Government
Media type
Sound
Duration
0:09:35
Embed Code
Copy and paste this HTML to include AAPB content on your blog or webpage.
Credits
Producer: Benesch
Producing Organization: WYSO
producing station: WYSO FM 91.3 Public Radio
AAPB Contributor Holdings
WYSO-FM (WYSO Public Radio)
Identifier: WYSO_PA_162 (WYSO FM 91.3 Public Radio; CONTENTdm Version 5.1.0; http://www.contentdm.com)
Format: Audio/wav
WYSO-FM (WYSO Public Radio)
Identifier: PA 162 (unknown)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Generation: Audio/Radio program (Master)
Duration: 0:09:35
If you have a copy of this asset and would like us to add it to our catalog, please contact us.
Citations
Chicago: “President Lyndon B. Johnson Speaks in Dayton, Ohio,” WYSO, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed March 22, 2019, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_27-v40js9hs79.
MLA: “President Lyndon B. Johnson Speaks in Dayton, Ohio.” WYSO, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. March 22, 2019. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_27-v40js9hs79>.
APA: President Lyndon B. Johnson Speaks in Dayton, Ohio. Boston, MA: WYSO, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_27-v40js9hs79