50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act

Aug 06, 2015

50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act
Free admission all day! + Voter Registration Drive
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Thursday, August 6, 2015
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
LBJ Presidential Library
2313 Red River St., Austin, TX 78705

President Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act on August 6, 1965. To commemorate the 50th anniversary of this historic law, the LBJ Presidential Library is offering free admission all day and co-hosting a voter registration drive with the Travis County Tax Office. The drive is from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Library.

For information regarding voter eligibility, please visit the Travis County Tax Office. Interested in learning more about the Voting Rights Act of 1965? Browse through our archival materials.


50 aniversario de la Ley de Derechos Electorales
Campaña de inscripción de votantes
Entrada gratis 

Jueves, 06 de agosto
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
La Biblioteca Presidencial de Lyndon B. Johnson
2313 Red River St., Austin, TX 78705

El presidente Lyndon B. Johnson firmó la Ley de Derechos Electorales, el 6 de agosto de 1965. Para conmemorar el aniversario de esta ley histórica, la Biblioteca Presidencial de Lyndon B. Johnson ofrecerá entrada gratuita todo el día. También hay una oportunidad para inscríbirse a votar. ¡Ven y visitanos!

Para obtener más información, por favor llame a la oficina del registro de votantes del condado de Travis al (512) 854-9473 o visita www.traviscountytax.org.

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Sarah McCracken
Director of Public Programs
LBJ Presidential Library
2313 Red River St.
Austin, TX 78705
[email protected]


Deborah Arronge
Membership Manager

LBJ Presidential Library
[email protected]
(512) 721-0198


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