header image
American Prisoners of War" includes compelling firsthand narratives from World War II POWs Robert Preston Taylor, Rufus W. Smith, and Roy Maxwell Offerle; World War I POW Pat O'Brien; Vietnam War POW Congressman Sam Johnson; and Andersonville prisoner Prescott Tracy, as well as resources on American prisoners of the Korean War and a selection of POW-related film and radio documentaries. Most of the veterans featured...
In honor of Women’s History Month, we are sharing “Oveta Culp Hobby” from American Heroines: The Spirited Women Who Shaped Our Countryby Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison. Copyright © 2004 by Kay Bailey Hutchison. Courtesy of HarperCollins Publishers. 
President Lyndon B Johnson proclames April 7, 1968, A day of Mourning after the death of Civil Rights Leader Martin Luther King JR.
Lyndon B Johnson's 1965 Address to CongressCivil Rights: We Shall Overcome 
A PBS article about the Tonkin Gulf Incident of 1964
A transcript of President Lyndon B Johnson's 1965 Inaugural Address.
President Lyndon B Johnson's Address to Congress folowing JFK's Assassination.
President Lyndon B Johnson's 1969 State of the Union Address
President Lyndon B Johnson's 1968 State of the Union Address
President Lyndon B Johnson's 1967 State of the Union Address.
A PBS article on the United State election of 1964 when Lyndon B Johnson was elected President.
A PBS article about the Legacy of the Lyndon B Johnson Presidency
A PBS article about President Lyndon B Johnson's domestic policies.
A PBS article about the early career of President Lyndon B. Johnson.
A PBS article about the Presidential policies of  President Lyndon B. Johnson
A segment from the PBS feature "Warship" on the Battleship Texas.
Maps of the United States and Mexico, before and after the US-Mexican War.
Information about the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo which ended the US-Mexican War.
Biography of General Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna of Mexico
Biography of Sam Houston
Biography of Stephen F. Austin
A website which explore's the life and accomplishments of 1st Lady Lady Bird Johnson, wife of Former President Lyndon B. Johnson.
A segment of the PBS website "Conquistadors" on Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca
An online photo gallery of historic Buffalo Solider photographs
Article about the life of Buffalo Soliders on the Frontier
avatar-url