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The C. Everett Koop Papers

Title:
[C. Everett Koop at White House meeting with Vice-President Al Gore to discuss a settlement with the tobacco industry]
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Description:
As a representative of the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids, Koop participated in discussions of a proposed settlement between the federal government and the tobacco industry to recover part of the health care costs of smoking, a settlement that collapsed in 1998 when Congress failed to enact its provisions.
With Koop at the the table (from left to right) are David Kesler, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, Secretary of Health and Human Services Donna Shalala, Vice-President Gore, and an unidentified White House aide.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (211,621 Bytes)
Date:
1997-07-09 (July 9, 1997)
Creator:
White House
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Exhibit Category:
Tobacco, Second-Hand Smoke, and the Campaign for a Smoke-Free America
Folder Number:
Scrapbook #103
Unique Identifier:
QQBBYM
Document Type:
Photographic prints
Format:
image/jpeg
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2003-08-29
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