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Daniel Garcia collection of LBJ images

 Collection
Identifier: 80.4001

Content Description

This collection consists of nine digital images of photographs of Dan Garcia and Lyndon B. Johnson, Garcia was a student of Lyndon Johnson's during the time that he taught school in Cotulla, Texas. Images consists of Dan meeting with Johnson after his appearance on the TV show I've Got a Secret, where his secret was that he was a former student of the president, as well as images of Johnson's visit to Cotulla. Also includes a group portrait from 1928 of LBJ with some of the students he taught.

Dates

  • 1960s and undated

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers without restriction.

Conditions Governing Use

Daniel Garcia retains the copyright of his photographs and any use of these image should be credited.

Historical note

Lyndon B. Johnson paused his studies at Southwest Texas State Teachers College (now Texas State University) in 1928 to work as a school teacher for Mexican–American children at the segregated Welhausen School in Cotulla, Texas. He returned to Cotulla in 1966, as president, to honor National Education Week and spoke at the same school where he used to teach.

Daniel Garcia's father, Dan Garcia, was a student of Lyndon B. Johnson's during the time that he taught school in Cotulla, Texas. After Dan Garcia appeared on the TV show I've Got a Secret, he was invited to DC by the President and they reunited.

Extent

1 Gigabytes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Digital images of photographs picturing Dan Garcia and Lyndon B. Johnson. Garcia was a student of Lyndon Johnson's during the time that he taught school in Cotulla, Texas. Images consists of Dan meeting with Johnson as well as images of Johnson's visit to Cotulla in 1966. Also includes a group portrait from 1928 of LBJ with some of the students he taught.

Physical Location

Materials in collection in digital format only.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Daniel C. Garcia, son of Dan Garcia, has allowed the University Archives to digitize his photographs and granted permission to use the images.

Related Materials

Online exhibit for materials can be accessed here.

Title
Daniel Garcia collection of LBJ images
Status
Completed
Author
Nicole Critchley
Date
2021 April
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives, Texas State University Repository

Contact:
Alkek Library Room 580
601 University Drive
San Marcos Texas 78666 USA