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President Johnson and Secretary Acheson

March 14, 1968
Source: National Archives

President Lyndon Johnson, left, spoke with former Secretary of State Dean Acheson, right, at the White House on March 14, 1968. Acheson was a member of the “Wise Men”—a group of advisers assembled by the President to consult on the Vietnam crisis. At their meeting later that month, Acheson encouraged the President to begin to negotiate for peace with the Vietnamese.

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