Johnson, Lady Bird

1985 TLS Inviting Former Treasury Secretary Fowler & wife to a cocktail party & dinner at the LBJ Library during an LBJ Foundation Board meeting

Price: $110.00

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(1912-2007, b. Claudia Alta Taylor) M. Lyndon B. Johnson 1934-73, First Lady of the US 1963-69. Advocate for beautification of the nation's cities and highways and conservation of natural resources. After leaving the White House and her husband's death in 1973, she became an entrepreneur, creating the $150 million LBJ Holdings Company. recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom and the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest civilian honors. TLS "Lady Bird" on 10 ½ x 7 ¼ light tan LBJ Ranch, Stonewall, Texas letterhead with light brown ranch house vignette at top center, May 2 1985 to Hon. & Mrs. Henry H. Fowler (“Henry and Trudye”), Goldman Sachs & Co., NYC. Lady Bird is delighted the Fowlers will attend the June LBJ Foundation Board meeting and hopes they will arrive early for a small cocktail party and dinner at the LBJ Library. Cocktails will be in a gallery housing the Library's newest exhibit (she adds: "Since it is based on my book I may [hand correction] not have the nerve to see it with you"). After dinner, guests will see a new movie "The Great Society Remembered", the business meeting will begin at 9AM Saturday and conclude with lunch at the Library. Lady Bird hopes they will come to the Ranch for dinner and stay the weekend "relaxing with me." She closes: "in happy anticipation", hand adding "and love/Lady Bird". HENRY "JOE" FOWLER (1908-2000) was JFK & LBJ’s Under Secretary of the Treasury 1961-65 and LBJ’s Secretary of the Treasury 1965-68.

Condition: Very good, 2 mail folds, light wrinkles and clip indent at top
Type:Letter






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