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Nightline: The LBJ Tapes #648212

ABC Special for Wednesday, Oct 16, 1996

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  • Live discussions between Ted Koppel (ABC) and presidential historian Michael Beschloss re: audiotapes just released of Johnson telephone conversations recorded during his presidency.
  • Taped excerpts introduced by Koppel of telephone conversations between Johnson and then Secret Service head James Rowley, then Secret Service agent Rufus Youngblood, then Defense Secretary Robert McNamara, then National Security Advisor McGeorge Bundy, then Peace Corps Director Sargent Shriver, and Johnson's wife Lady Bird Johnson.

  • Duration:
    00:30:00

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