U.S. Presidents Visiting Texarkana


U.S. Presidents Visiting Texarkana


Collection of images of former U.S. Presidents during visits to Texarkana.

Collection Items

Taft at Texarkana railroad depot
Image from glass negative of President Taft at Texarkana's Union Station, circ 1911

Ronald Reagan Campaigning at Texarkana Airport
Then candidate Ronald Reagan campaigning at Texarkana Airport during the 1979 election.

President Jimmy Carter campaigning in Texarkana
President Jimmy Carter campaigning in Texarkana during the 1979 election. Image taken in front of the Texarkana downtown Post Office

Richard and Pat Nixon arriving at Texarkana Airport
The Vice-President Richard Nixon and wife Pat arriving at Texarkana Airport, circa 1960.

President Johnson, Lady Bird Johnson and Congressman Wright Patman at Texarkana JFK memorial dedication, 1964
U.S. Congressman Wright Patman (left), First Lady Johnson (center) and President Lyndon Johnson at Texarkana JFK memorial dedication.

John F. Kennedy campaigning in Texarkana, 1960
1960 campaign visit of John F. Kennedy. Picture was taken on East Broad Street, Downtown Texarkana, Arkansas. The Burhman-Pharr Hardware water tower can be seen in the background.
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