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President Lyndon B. Johnson with Civil Rights Leaders in the Oval Office

President Lyndon B. Johnson with Civil Rights Leaders in the Oval Office

Photographer
Yoichi Okamoto
Date of Work
January 18, 1964
Credit
Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library and Museum/NARA

President Lyndon B. Johnson with Civil Rights Leaders in the Oval Office

In this photograph, taken in the Oval Office on January 18, 1964 by Yoichi Okamoto, President Lyndon B. Johnson meets with a group of civil rights leaders. Among the group are the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (left), Whitney M. 

Young, Jr. of the National Urban League (right), and James Farmer of the Congress of Racial Equality (far right).

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