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Lyndon B. Johnson

Address

701 Main St
Rapid City, SD  57701

44.081312, -103.228906

Thirty-Sixth President of the United States

1963-1969

Location: Corner of 7th St. & Main St.

Sculptor: James Michael Maher

Facts:

  • Took over the presidency after the assassination of John F. Kennedy
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. was also assassinated during his administration
  • Many of the programs he supported like Medicare, Head Start, the Voting Rights Act and the Civil Rights Act had an important and lasting impact on health, education and civil rights