Behind the Lens: White House Photography from LBJ to Obama

Jan 20, 2010

Tickets are no longer available for this presentation. Although there is no guarantee, we anticipate some seats will become available. If you would like, you may be in line outside the LBJ Auditorium by 5:45 p.m. Just before 6 p.m., we will open the doors to fill all empty seats.

Overflow seating will be available in the Bass Lecture Hall next to the LBJ Auditorium.

Co-sponsor: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.

The photographers:

  • David Hume Kennerly - Gerald Ford
  • David Valdez - George H. W. Bush
  • Robert McNeely - Bill Clinton
  • Eric Draper - George W. Bush
  • Special Guest - Frank Wolfe - Lyndon Johnson

Kennerly and McNeely will sign copies of their book Barack Obama: The Official Inauguration Book beginning at 5:15 p.m. in the upper lobby of the LBJ Auditorium. Books will be available for sale that evening, or can be purchased in advance by calling the LBJ Museum Store at (512) 232-2396.

Free parking is available in the LBJ Library visitors' lot (lot #38) and the neighboring parking lots (lots #37 and #39) for one night only. If necessarry, overflow parking is available in Manor Garage on Robert Dedman Drive for a charge of $5-10.