Civic Responsibility and the Legacy of LBJ, 2008-2009
Scope and Contents
Collection consists of background materials, such as descriptions of the event and proposals for themes. Also includes materials used and saved from each theme, such as newspaper clippings and press releases, posters, calendars of events, etc. Each year's theme also featured a book, and these are kept with the series. Each series various in documentation; after 2017, the documentation is limited.
- From the Collection: Texas State University (Organization)
- From the Collection: Texas State University--San Marcos (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Open to researchers without restriction.
Biographical / Historical
August 27, 2008, marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Lyndon B. Johnson, 36th President of the United States and the most distinguished alumnus of Texas State. As part of the LBJ Centennial Celebration, the 2008-2009 Common Experience theme, 'Civic Responsibility and the Legacy of LBJ,' focuses on Johnson's devotion to public service and his contributions that continue to impact American society.
--from Common Experience Website
From the Collection: 8.33 Linear Feet (Foldered items and books in six letter hollinger boxes, one legal hollinger box, and one carton; posters in one flat 11x17 box and two flat 16x20 boxes. )
From the Collection: 4.45 Gigabytes
Language of Materials