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Lyndon B. Johnson State Park and Historic Site, and Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park

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1970 dedicated. U.S. 290 E at Park Rd. 52

Dedicated in 1970 and extending two miles along both banks of the Pedernales River, the two parks commemorate the life and career of Lyndon B. Johnson. The state park includes a number of sites displaying life on the frontier and a visitors' center with exhibits of Johnson memorabilia. The national park includes Johnson's (reconstructed) boyhood home, the White House complex, and his childhood school.

Writing Credits

Gerald Moorhead et al.


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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Lyndon B. Johnson State Park and Historic Site, and Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park", [Johnson City, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of Texas

Buildings of Texas, Gerald Moorhead and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013, 216-216.

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