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LBJ and MLK

Just a few days after taking power, President Johnson struggled with the difficulties of inheriting a presidency without warning. In this conversation with the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), a leading civil rights organization, Johnson continued reaching out to all the major civil rights leaders.

Date:  Nov 25, 1963
Time:  21:20
Participants:  Lyndon Johnson, Martin Luther King Jr.
Conversation Number:  K6311.02 PNO 22

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