Four. Lady Bird Johnson

  1. Mitchell B. Lerner
  1. Lisa M. Burns

Published Online: 19 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444347494.ch4

A Companion to Lyndon B. Johnson

A Companion to Lyndon B. Johnson

How to Cite

Burns, L. M. (2011) Lady Bird Johnson, in A Companion to Lyndon B. Johnson (ed M. B. Lerner), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444347494.ch4

Editor Information

  1. Ohio State University, USA

Author Information

  1. Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444333893

Online ISBN: 9781444347494



  • Lyndon B. Johnson's White House;
  • Lady Bird Johnson, a full, active life;
  • supportive wife, giving counsel;
  • advocating, on environmental issues;
  • Johnson's White House years;
  • First Lady Literature, institutional;
  • media coverage;
  • Lady Bird's solo whistle-stop campaign;
  • “Great Society” programs;
  • Baldwin's They Call Her Lady Bird


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Contemporary Media Coverage

  • Biographies and Memoirs

  • First Lady Literature

  • Conclusion

  • References