Contributed by Raymond H. Fogler Library
Reuben and Clara Cohen, parents of William S. Cohen, in front of their bakery in Bangor.
Reuben Cohen was a Russian-Jewish immigrant and Clara Cohen was of Irish-Protestant extraction.
William S. Cohen (1940- ), a graduate of Bowdoin College and Boston University Law School, a Republican, served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1972-1978 when he was elected to the U.S. Senate.
In 1997, he became Secretary of Defense under Democratic President Bill Clinton.
About This Item
- Title: Reuben and Clara Cohen, ca. 1980
- Creation Date: circa 1980
- Subject Date: circa 1980
- Town: Bangor
- County: Penobscot
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 20.32 cm x 25.40 cm
- Local Code: MS106-5-1-1?
- Collection: William S. Cohen Papers
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of ME; 5729 Fogler Library, Orono, ME 04469
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