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The Michael E. DeBakey Papers

[Michael DeBakey with President Lyndon B. Johnson]
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DeBakey with President Lyndon B. Johnson, December 9, 1964, giving him the final report of the Committee on Heart Disease, Cancer, and Stroke. Johnson had asked DeBakey to chair the Committee earlier that year. Its mission was to assess the current impact of heart disease, stroke, and cancer in America, and to propose a national strategy for dealing with them. The inscription reads, "To Dr. DeBakey - with admiration and every good wish. Lyndon Johnson."
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Date Supplied:
9 December 1964
[White House]
Courtesy of Katrin DeBakey.
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New Directions for Cardiac Surgery and for Baylor, 1963-2008
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Photographic prints
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Series: Photographs and Artworks, [ca. 1908]-2007
SubSeries: Professional Photographs, 1917-2007
SubSubSeries: Prominent Personages
Folder: Celebrities and Prominent People (BW), [1930s?], 1951-1990
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