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Corbin, Paul, 1914-1990(1)
Hamill, Peter V. V. (Peter VanVechten), 1926-2007(4)
Political campaign, 1960(1)
Kennedy, Robert F. (Robert Francis), 1925-1968(1)
Cleveland, Harlan (James Harlan), 1918-(1)
DeSapio, Carmine G. (Carmine Gerard), 1908-2004(1)
Prendergast, Michael H. (Michael Henaghan), 1913-1990(1)
New York (State)(1)
United States. Department of Health, Education and Welfare. Public Health Service. Surgeon General(4)
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Corbin discusses organizing John F. Kennedy’s (JFK) Wisconsin and New York Citizens’ Committees, clashing with Carmine G. DeSapio and Michael H. Prendergast’s over JFK’s 1960 campaign in New York State, and his relationship with Robert F. Kennedy, among other issues.
Hamill discusses the research on the link between smoking and cancer, the organization of the Advisory Committee, and the intensity of the smoking debate, among other issues.
Hamill discusses the political pressures within and outside of the Advisory Committee, Surgeon General Luther Terry’s role, and the difficulties within epidemiological research, among other issues.
Hamill discusses preparations for the first two Advisory Committee meetings, internal conflicts with Surgeon General Luther Terry and Assistant Surgeon General James Hundley, and the strain of the job, among other issues.
Hamill discusses receiving assistance from the Public Health Service, his loss of control over the study, and changes in the Advisory Committee after he left, among other issues.
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