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Cahn, Edgar -- Interview by Alan Houseman, 2002 Jul 03

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Identifier: NEJL-009.056
Scope and Contents In this interview, Edgar Cahn recalls how he met his future wife, Jean Camper, at Swarthmore, how he followed her into law school after getting his PhD in English, and how the couple became involved with legal services in New Haven. He describes how they came to write their landmark article: “War on Poverty: A Civilian Perspective” (1964), the beginnings of the OEO legal services program, and his work with Sargent Shriver (he worked as special counsel to Sargent Shriver until 1967),...
Dates: 2002 Jul 03

Edgar and Jean Cahn Papers

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Identifier: NEJL-005