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OSCAR STRAUSS 1st Jew in Presidential Cabinet Jewish Judaica 1906 Old Newspaper

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Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WELLSVILLE DAILY REPORTER, New York, October 24, 1906 * Oscar Strauss (politician) * 1st Jew in presidential cabinet * Jewish - Judaica - Hebrew The front page has the 2-line, 2-column heading: "SEVERAL CHANGES IN THE CABINET," followed by the mention of Oscar Strauss - who was the first Jew (excluding Judah Benjamin who served in the Cabinet of the Confederacy). The coverage includes, in part: "The appointment of Mr. Strauss caused considerable surprise, as it will be the first case where a citizen of the Hebrew faith has been made a member of the President's Cabinet," with more to follow. Other news of the day is present throughout. The issue is complete in 8 pages, and although it... See More  

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