Asian Odyssey, October 1966. MP761.





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President Lyndon B. Johnson's The Asian Odyssey, October, 1966. MP 761. Public domain.

This film is from the LBJ Library moving picture collection created by the White House Naval Photographic Unit, aka the Navy Films. The films consist of monthly reports on the activities of President and Mrs. Johnson from 1963-1969.

Air Force One in flight; LBJ, advisors talking in Air Force One cabin
?, Sec. Dean Rusk pan right to ?, Rostow talking, LBJ at desk

LBJ visits Honolulu, Hawaii, 10/17/1966
LBJ arrives at Honolulu International Airport
LBJ motorcade driving through Honolulu, LBJ greets crowd
LBJ speaks at East-West Center, Honolulu

LBJ visits American Samoa, 10/18/1966
LBJ arrives at Tafuna International Airport, Pago Pago, American Samoa

LBJ, Lady Bird Johnson visit Manulele Tausala Consolidated School

LBJ visits New Zealand, 10/19/1966
Maori tribal dance ritual; LBJ arrives
LBJ being received by P.M. Holyoake; National War Memorial ceremony
Dissolve to LBJ laying wreath at War Memorial

LBJ driving through and greeting crowds
Lady Bird Johnson visits Lady Norwood Rose Garden and Begoria House
LBJ, Lady Bird Johnson visit sheep farm
LBJ watching lamb get sheared

Air Force One in flight; LBJ and advisors working onboard

LBJ visits Canberra, Australia, 10/20/1966
LBJ speaks at RAAF Fairborn Airport
LBJ lays wreath at Australian War Memorial
LBJ meets with Australian diplomats, P.M. Harold Holt
Lady Bird Johnson takes boat ride in Canberra

LBJ visits Melbourne, Australia, 10/21/1966
LBJ greeting enthusiastic crowd, motorcade driving through crowd-lined streets

LBJ visits Sydney, Australia, 10/22/1966
LBJ speaks at Mascot Airport, Sydney
Motorcade in ticker tape parade
LBJ, Lady Bird Johnson aboard yacht Captain Philip, followed by smaller boats, Sydney Harbor
Motorcade driving through Australian countryside, greeting people
LBJ attends church at the Cathedral Church of St James
Crowds cheering, lining streets, LBJ in motorcade
Protesters rallying, holding signs; LBJ boarding Air Force One

Air Force One in flight, LBJ advisors talking onboard
Close-up Sec. Dean Rusk
Close-up LBJ, Clifford, zoom out

LBJ, other SEATO nations' leaders arrive in Manila, Philippines, for Manila Conference, 10/23-10/27/1966
Wide shot Air Force One flying in
Sign: "Welcome Manila Summit Conference 1966", crowd gathered above sign

Manila Conference 10/24-10/25/1966
Opening remarks by Pres. Ferdinand Marcos, presentation of leaders
Medium shot Pres. Marcos standing, Kittikachorn, LBJ sitting next to him

LBJ, leaders meeting in conference
Lady Bird Johnson, Imelda Marcos, other First Ladies visit ladies doing needlework on lawn
Statements made by Summit Conference
Barrio fiesta parade, Manila
LBJ, Lady Bird Johnson, President and Mrs. Marcos in Marine-1 Helicopter
Cabin of Marine-1 LBJ, Mr. & Mrs. Marcos, Lady Bird Johnson, others aboard

LBJ visits, speaks at the International Rice Research Institute, Los Banos, Philippines, 10/26/1966

LBJ visits U.S. military base at Cam Ranh Bay, South Vietnam, 10/26/1966
LBJ diverted to mainland with U.S. fighter escort
LBJ arrives at Cam Ranh Bay, salutes soldiers
LBJ decorating Gen. William Westmoreland, others with medals
LBJ visits wounded soldiers, presents Purple Hearts to wounded

Flowers, scenery of South Pacific seas, beaches

LBJ visits Thailand 10/28-10/29/1966
Head of State welcoming ceremonies for LBJ
Welcoming ceremony at Bangkok Pavilion
Buddhist temples and statues
LBJ, Lady Bird Johnson with King and Queen of Thailand
Close-up Queen Sirtori
Thai theater group performing
LBJ visits Chulalongkorn University, 10/29/1966
Lady Bird Johnson takes boat ride on the Klong River
LBJ, Lady Bird Johnson walking with flowers thrown at feet

LBJ visits Malaysia, 10/30/1966
LBJ arrives at Subang Airport, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Welcoming ceremonies
Modern Malaysian buildings, people
LBJ visits Labu Jaya, Malaysia, LBJ taps a rubber tree
LBJ at airport visited by group of Americans, 10/31/1966

Air Force One in flight

LBJ visits South Korea, 10/31-11/2/1966
LBJ's arrival at Kimpo International Airport, Seoul, South Korea
Airport tower with large portraits of LBJ, Pres. Park (Korea)

Arrival ceremonies at City Hall Plaza, Seoul, Korea
LBJ motorcade driving through streets, LBJ greeting crowds
LBJ remarks at the welcoming ceremony at City Hall Plaza
Korean natural scenery, temples
Korean traditional music, dancers dancing
LBJ visits 26th ROK Division, Tae Kwon Do demonstrations, 11/1/1966
LBJ at Camp Stanley to visit American troops, 11/1/1966
Crowds at the dedication of Johnson Hill, Tae-an Myun Agriculture Demonstration Center, Suwon, South Korea, 11/1/1966
Departure ceremonies for LBJ, 11/2/1966

Air Force One in flight; LBJ, aides in cabin working and resting; fade to black


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