President Johnson Speaks

Item Info

Item No: pdch00029
Title: President Johnson Speaks
Creation Date: 10/30/1964
Historic Street Address: Broad Street & Polett Walk
Media Type: Photographic Negatives
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Image taken by Philadelphia Evening Bulletin photographer Charles T. Higgins

This October 1964 image shows President Lyndon Johnson making a campaign speech at Temple University.  (He is standing on a platform on the back of a car, in the center of the photograph, directly below what appears to be the bell of a tuba.) 

Notes on the negative's envelope read:  “President Johnson Speaks; Address:  Temple University; May 30, 1964”  [Note:  This date is incorrect.  The correct date is October 30, 1964]

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.157210
Geocode Latitude:39.981709

Creator Name: Higgins, Charles - Photographer