Herbert Tenzer
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Brief Description: Papers provide documentation of Tenzer's activities in the Jewish community and his opposition to the war in Vietnam. There is also financial information, scrapbooks, two film reels, awards and a family tree. Much of the papers consists of photographs of Tenzer's family, his political campaigns and of his participation in communal functions. There are photographs of Birch Bayh, Abraham Beame, Samuel Belkin, David Ben-Gurion, George Bush, Hugh Carey, Anthony Celebreze, Emmanuel Celler, Moshe Dayan, Thomas Dewey, Leon Dulcin, Abba Eban, Queen Elizabeth II of England, John GArdner, Helen Hays, Luther Hodges, Hubert Humphrey, Lydon Baines Johnson, Abraham Katsh, Eugene Keogh, Allan King, Jeanne Kirkpatrick, Teddy Kollek, Norman Lamm, Sam Levenson, Louis Lefkowitz, John Lindsay, John McCormack, Golda Meir, Israel Miller, Benjamin Mintz, Walter Mondale, Eugene Nickerson, Paul O'Dwyer, Thomas Tip O'Neill, Pope Paul VI, Dean Rusk, James Scheuer, George Schultz, Yitzhak Shamir, Harley Staggers, Yosef Tekoah, Laurence Tisch, Morris Udall, Barbara Walters and Whitney Young.                                                                        There are also congratulatory letters and telegrams including ones from Mario Biaggi, Edward Koch, Robert Kennedy, Gilbert Klaperman, Lydon Johnson and John McCormick
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Record Series Number: RG 1533 /RG 1533 
Created by: Tenzer, Herbert (1905-1993)
Volume: 0.0
Acquired: 03/01/1998.
Subject Index
Family Societies
Film and Cinema
Politics and Political Parties
United States
Genres/Forms of Material
Documents - Papers
Finding Aid Revisions: 1999/03/15 ; 1901/06/21
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