Caspar W. Weinberger Papers 1910-2005 (bulk 1951-2005)

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Caspar W. Weinberger Papers, 1910-2005, (bulk 1951-2005)

Caspar W. Weinberger Papers 1910-2005 (bulk 1951-2005)

United States secretary of defense, United States secretary of health, education, and welfare, California state legislator, lawyer, journalist, and business executive. Correspondence, legal and subject files, appointment books and daily schedules, diary notes and other jottings, family papers, financial material, interview transcripts, television scripts, newspaper columns, book and speech files, and legislative and political material relating to Weinberger's career in journalism and government.

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