Miller Center

Robert Smith

Speaker: Robert J. Smith
Date: May 15, 1979

First met Johnson in the mid-thirties when the later was working on the Hill. Smith at the time worked for the WPA which provided funding for the NYA. Owing to his intimate work with Johnson, Smith discusses his work ethic and managerial style. For the majority of the interview Roberts discusses Lyndon Johnson in the context of the NYA as well as the individuals with whom they worked.