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Papers of Sam Cohen, 1918-2000 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2344299
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Cohen, Samuel Herbert, 1918-1969
 
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Description 1918-2000 
84 cm. (6 boxes) + 2 folio boxes. 
Summary

Correspondence, photos, news cuttings. Papers relating to pariticipation in student politics, as a Jewish community advocate, controversy over his pre-selection and appointment to the Federal Senate, activities as a Senator

Biography/History

Melbourne QC, active as a student politician, Federal Labor politician; Deputy Leader of the Opposition; advocate for Melbourne Jewish community. Noted as a public speaker; ALP spokesman for and member of committees concerning education, broadcasting, cultural and legal affairs. Member of Australian National University Council and CSIRO Executive.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : NLA MS 9846.

Index/Finding Aid Note Finding aid (9 p.) available in the Special Collections Reading Room. 
Subjects Cohen, Samuel Herbert, 1918-1969 -- Archives.  |  Lawyers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Archives
Time Coverage 1918-2000 
Occupation Politicians  |  Lawyers

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