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Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1908-08-27 - 1973-01-22

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

John Langeloth Loeb and Frances Lehman Loeb Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-892
Abstract

The Loeb Family Papers, 1893-1998 documents one of America’s most famous financial and political power couples of the 20th century—John Langeloth Loeb and Frances "Peter" Lehman Loeb, as well as their children, including Ambassador John Langeloth Loeb, Jr. The family history begins in 19th century America with the Loebs and Moses families (including Carl Loeb and Adeline Moses Loeb), and the Lehmans and Lewisohns (Arthur Lehman, financier and brother of New York State Governor Herbert Lehman, and Adele, daughter of businessman Adolph). The collection focuses on the lives of John and Frances, including the brokerage firm Loeb, Rhoades, and Co., as well as business, personal, family, and political correspondence, art collection documentation, philanthropic and financial records, and a host of family photographs and ephemera.

Dates: 1893 - 1997; Majority of material found within 1926 - 1998

Levi Eshkol Autographed Photograph

 Collection
Identifier: P-560
Abstract

Consists of a framed photograph of Johnson and Prime Minister of Israel Levi Eshkol.

Dates: 1965 or 1968

National Jewish Welfare Board, Records

 Collection
Identifier: I-337
Abstract

The collection documents the National Jewish Welfare Board's (JWB) evolution from an organization founded in 1917 to provide support for soldiers in times of war to an agency involved in all aspects of Jewish life both in the United States and abroad. In 1990 JWB recreated itself as the Jewish Community Centers Association of North America.

Dates: undated, 1889-1995 (bulk 1917-1990)